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The UAB Blazer became bowl eligible this past weekend during homecoming by defeating the Old Dominion Lions in an impressive victory of 38 - 14. The key players for UAB included Tyler Johnston III at quarterback with 260 passing yards on 15 completions with two touchdowns, Jermaine Brown Jr. with 116 yards rushing and a touchdown and Lucious Stanley with 2 receiving touchdowns. With the win, the Blazer increase their record to 6 - 1 and are second place in Conference USA West behind first-place Louisiana Tech. Next, the UAB Blazers will faceoff against the (2-5) Tennessee Volunteers on November 2nd @ Tennessee with a kickoff Tim of 6 pm. The game will be televised on ESPNU.