Recap - Blazers Defeat Marshall 38-31

Recap - Blazers Defeat Marshall 38-31

UAB got a 184-yard performance from Darrin Reaves as a key part of its 38-31 victory over the Thundering Herd on Saturday at Legion Field.

UAB was the ATS victor, as they covered the 3-point spread as an underdog. Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 75.5 were rewarded at the payout window.

Austin Brown completed 20 of 34 pass attempts for 197 yards for the Blazers in the win. He was picked off 3 times by the Thundering Herd defense.

Kevin Grooms rushed for 75 yards for Marshall, while Remi Watson added 31 yards. Rakeem Cato threw for 216 yards for the Thundering Herd, while receivers Tommy Shuler and Gator Hoskins had 77 and 41 yards respectively.

UAB outgained Marshall 406-337 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 25-18 by the Blazers.

The time of possession battle favored UAB as their offense was on the field for 34:31, longer than the 25:29 of their opponents.

Next game, UAB takes its act home to face Memphis looking for another win. For Marshall, they head home to face Houston.