Georgia Southern vs UAB

UAB runs away from Georgia Southern, 84-62


  •  

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) Chad Frazier scored 19 points as crisp-shooting Alabama-Birmingham used a big first half to knock off Georgia Southern Sunday night, 84-62.

The Blazers (8-2) built a 20-point lead at intermission, taking a 41-21 lead.

Brian Holmes drilled a 3-pointer to give the Eagles (5-6) a 21-15 lead with 7:45 left to play in the first half but did not score again until Marvin Baynham converted a layup 1:37 into the second half. By then, UAB held a 20-point lead, 43-23.

Jordan Swing and Robert Williams added 12 and 11 points, respectively, and Rod Rucker grabbed 11 rebounds for UAB. The Blazers shot 48.5 percent from the field (32 of 66).

Curtis Diamond's 13 points off the Georgia Southern bench led the Eagles, who struggled shooting from the field, connecting on just 22 of 68 attempts (32.4 percent).

Copyright 2017 by STATS LLC. Any commercial use or distribution without the express written consent of STATS LLC is strictly prohibited.
 
CBSSports Facebook Google Plus
COMMENTS
Conversation powered by Livefyre
Scoreboard
Georgia Southern (5-6)214162
UAB (8-2) «414384

Related Video

 

CBSSports Shop

Men's Nike White Villanova Wildcats 2016 NCAA Men's Basketball National Champions Locker Room T-Shirt

Villanova Wildcats 2016 National Champs
Get the Locker Room Gear!
Shop Now

Sun Belt
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Ga. Southern6-013-685
UT-Arlington4-214-547
Arkansas St.4-213-672
Georgia St.4-211-7111
Coast. Car.4-29-10187
UL Lafayette3-313-6135
Little Rock3-312-7224
Texas St.3-310-8257
Troy2-410-10212
S. Alabama2-49-10223
App. St.1-56-11266
UL-Monroe0-66-13303

Conference USA
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Middle Tenn.7-017-329
La. Tech6-114-6178
UT-San Antonio4-19-9312
Marshall5-212-894
UAB5-212-8120
Old Dominion4-211-7125
Rice3-413-7167
Western Ky.3-49-11221
So. Miss3-46-13337
UTEP2-34-13346
Charlotte2-48-9227
FAU1-65-13334
FIU1-65-15342
North Texas0-76-13307
 
Other games
SYR 68 Final
SJU 63
LAS 52 Final
NOVA 73
WMU 60 Final
MIZZ 66