UAB vs Marshall

UAB 56, Marshall 49


HUNTINGTON, W.Va (AP) - Cameron Moore scored 21 points to lead Alabama-Birmingham to a 56-49 victory over Marshall in a Conference USA game Wednesday night.

A layup by Moore with 11:36 remaining gave the Blazers (7-12, 2-4) a 42-41 lead and started a 14-3 run that enabled them to come away with a split in their season series against the Thundering Herd (13-7, 4-2).

UAB's six conference games have been decided by a total of 24 points.

Both teams struggled to score in the second half. UAB shot 32.1 percent (9 of 28) for the half and Marshall shot 29.6 percent (8 of 27).

DeAndre Kane and Dennis Tinnon scored 12 points each for Marshall, with Kane also getting a season-high seven assists and Robert Goff blocking a season-high four shots.

Each team grabbed 40 rebounds. The Thundering Herd came in with the nation's third-best rebounding margin, plus-10 per game.

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UAB Blazers
C. Moore, F3810-171-472321
O. Soko, F341-81-19423
Q. Taylor, G393-51-23439
P. Purifoy, G302-64-52239
R. Williams, G221-43-46145
J. Tyler163-60-12206
K. Whitaker161-60-04112
H. Harrison40-00-00100
A. Scotland-Williamson10-01-20001
Totals 21-5211-1940171656
Marshall Thundering Herd
R. Goff, F321-52-79024
D. Tinnon, F226-100-171312
D. Kane, G374-133-367512
D. Pitts, G344-121-212110
S. Johnson, G302-60-06025
N. Spikes191-31-46043
D. Pena141-40-00113
J. Coleman60-10-02010
Y. Mbao60-00-01010
Totals 19-547-1740112049
Conference USA
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Middle Tenn.13-525-1078
La. Tech12-623-9122
Old Dominion12-622-13140
Western Ky.8-1018-16158
North Texas7-1112-20295
So. Miss5-138-21315
UT-San Antonio3-155-27347
Other games
PSU 54 Final
Ohio St 78
Florida St 75 Final
Wake 52
Missouri 72 Final
Okla St 79
LSU 71 Final
Miss St 76
CREI 77 Final
Drake 69
Minn 52 Final
Mich St 68
DUKE 74 Final
MD 61
K-State 69 Final
UNLV 77 Final
Boise St 72