Blazers burn Coastal Carolina 30-23 in Birmingham

FACEBOOK GAMEDAY GALLERY: UAB Blazers 30, Coastal Carolina Chanticleers 23 BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – If this keeps up, then UAB head coach Bill Clark just might be major college football’s coach of the year. UAB improved to 2-1 with a 30-23 win over FBS newcomer Coastal Carolina Saturday at Legion Field. The Blazers didn’t field a team in 2015 and 2016 after the program was killed by its administration following the 2014 season…

September 19, 2017

Postscripts: Week 1

Postscripts is my weekly wrap of the week that was on the road and in college football. Look for my travel news and notes here each Thursday, along with some of my opinions about what’s happening in the college game we all love. – Matthew Postins I didn’t mean to do it, but I ended up seeing three Patriot League teams in Week 1. With that first trip of the…

September 7, 2017

2017 Head-Coaching Hire Analysis: First-Year Head Coaches

So the head-coaching openings for the 2017 season are filled. There were 21 job changes in all, though we should acknowledge that in the past few years there have been changes well outside the traditional window for hiring and firing (Bobby Petrino at Arkansas, Tim Beckman at Illinois and Art Briles at Baylor, just to name a few). So we can’t rule out a job change before the season starts…

January 21, 2017