Recap - Blazers Defeat Southern Miss 50-49

Recap - Blazers Defeat Southern Miss 50-49

UAB got a 176-yard performance from Pat Shed as a key part of its 50-49 victory over the Golden Eagles on Saturday at MM Roberts Stadium.

UAB was an underdog by 10 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 55.5.

Bryan Ellis completed 22 of 34 pass attempts for 241 yards for the Blazers in the win. He was picked off 3 times by the Golden Eagles defense.

Kendrick Hardy rushed for 147 yards for Southern Miss, while Desmond Johnson added 43 yards. Austin Davis threw for 388 yards for the Golden Eagles, while receivers Johdrick Morris and Kelvin Bolden had 135 and 132 yards respectively.

Southern Miss outgained UAB 582-464 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 31-30 by the Blazers.

The time of possession battle favored UAB as their offense was on the field for 33:44, longer than the 26:16 of their opponents.

Next game, UAB takes its act home to face Marshall looking for another win. For Southern Miss, they head on the road to face Tulane.