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UAB fires Mike Davis after six seasons

UAB has fired Mike Davis as it's men's basketball coach, CBSSports.com has confirmed.

An announcement is expected this afternoon.

The development was first reported by ESPN.com.

Davis spent six seasons at UAB but made just one NCAA tournament. The Blazers were 15-16 this season. They tied for fifth in Conference USA. Sources have told CBSSports.com that UAB might try to lure Andy Kennedy from Ole Miss. Kennedy played at UAB under legendary coach Gene Bartow.

Gary Parrish is a senior college basketball columnist for CBSSports.com and college basketball insider for the CBS Sports Network. The Mississippi native also hosts an award-winning radio show in Memphis. He lives in that area with his wife, two sons and two dogs.
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