Blazers Fall 39-17 Against Houston - Game Recap
Houston's aerial attack produced 362 yards and the Cougars produced a 39-17 victory over UAB on Saturday at John O`Quinn Field at Robertson Stadium.
Houston was a favorite by 12.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 66.5.
Charles Sims rushed for 133 yards, while Braxton Welford added 19 yards in the win. Shane Ros and DeWayne Peace added 114 and 61 receiving yards respectively.
Greg Franklin rushed for 50 yards for UAB, while Darrin Reaves added 42 yards. Austin Brown threw for 302 yards for the Blazers, while receivers Jamarcus Nelson and Jay Davis had 106 and 84 yards respectively.
UAB was outgained by Houston 566-374 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 32-21 by the Cougars.
Houston led the time of possession tally, as the game finished as a 33:38/26:22 split in that important category.
Next game, Houston takes its act on the road to face Southern Methodist looking for another win. For UAB, they head home to face East Carolina.