UAB Defeats Central Florida 26-24 - Recap

UAB Defeats Central Florida 26-24 - Recap

UAB's aerial attack produced 327 yards and the Blazers produced a 26-24 victory over Central Florida on Thursday at Legion Field.

The Blazers were a 17-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 45.5.

Darrin Reaves rushed for 83 yards, while Greg Franklin added 43 yards in the win. Jackie Williams and Greg Franklin added 82 and 60 receiving yards respectively.

Brynn Harvey rushed for 74 yards for Central Florida, while Jeff Godfrey added 13 yards. Jeff Godfrey threw for 133 yards for the Knights, while receivers Latavius Murray and Josh Reese had 53 and 41 yards respectively.

UAB outgained Central Florida 501-331 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 27-19 by the Blazers.

UAB led the time of possession tally, as the game finished as a 34:19/25:41 split in that important category.

UAB looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against Marshall. Central Florida will aim to get back on the winning track vs Memphis.