Tulsa at UAB

Tulsa 49, UAB 42

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BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) - Alex Singleton scored three touchdowns, including the 6-yard game-winner, as Tulsa outlasted winless Alabama-Birmingham 49-42 Saturday.

Cody Green passed for two scores and rushed for another for the Golden Hurricane (4-1, 2-0 Conference USA), who led 42-28 going into the fourth quarter.

The Blazers (0-4, 0-1) then scored twice within two minutes to tie it with 9:26 remaining. After a Tulsa fumble, Darrin Reaves capped a 51-yard drive with a 3-yard TD run with 11:12 left. On UAB's next possession, Jamarcus Nelson caught a 50-yard pass from Austin Brown.

DeAundre Brown intercepted a Brown pass at the UAB 31 to set up the winning drive. Singleton, who rushed on five of the six plays, scored with 5:16 left.

The Blazers drove from their 19 to the 46 before Brown's fumble was recovered by Tulsa's Mitchell Osborne with 1:28 left.

Brown passed for 337 yards and three touchdowns for the Blazers.

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Scoring Summary
UABJamarcus Nelson 75 yd pass from Austin Brown (Ty Long kick)
TULSAAlex Singleton 3 yd run (Daniel Schwarz kick)
UABPatrick Hearn 5 yd pass from Austin Brown (Ty Long kick)
TULSAAlex Singleton 1 yd run (Daniel Schwarz kick)
TULSAWillie Carter 21 yd pass from Cody Green (Daniel Schwarz kick)
UABDarrin Reaves 1 yd run (Ty Long kick)
TULSAKeyarris Garrett 11 yd pass from Cody Green (Daniel Schwarz kick)
TULSACody Green 45 yd run (Daniel Schwarz kick)
UABDarrin Reaves 2 yd run (Ty Long kick)
TULSATrey Watts 10 yd run (Daniel Schwarz kick)
UABDarrin Reaves 3 yd run (Ty Long kick)
UABJamarcus Nelson 50 yd pass from Austin Brown (Ty Long kick)
TULSAAlex Singleton 6 yd run (Daniel Schwarz kick)
 
Team Stats
 TULSAUAB
First Downs2918
Third Down Efficiency5-134-12
Fourth Down Efficiency0-11-1
Plays-Net Yards85-47865-338
Rushes-Yds46-24135-1
Passing Yds237337
Kick Return Yds13342
Punt Return Yds3059
Passes23-39-120-30-1
Punts5-1777-323
Fumbles-Lost1-14-2
Penalties-Yds5-6512-115
Time of Poss.31:4828:12
 
Individual Stats
RUSHING
TULSA: Trey Watts 10-93, Alex Singleton 12-58, Cody Green 5-47, Ja'Terian Douglas 11-19, Michael Sorrells 1-15, Willie Carter 4-12, Team 3--3
UAB: Darrin Reaves 16-61, Bashr Coles 3-11, Greg Franklin 2--14, Austin Brown 14--57
PASSING
TULSA: Cody Green 23-39-237-1
UAB: Austin Brown 20-30-337-1
RECEIVING
TULSA: Willie Carter 7-71, Keyarris Garrett 6-52, Jordan James 4-53, Trey Watts 3-41, Khiry Cooper 2-13, Ja'Terian Douglas 1-7
UAB: Patrick Hearn 5-27, Jamarcus Nelson 4-146, Jackie Williams 4-73, Nick Adams 4-71, Kennard Backman 2-13, Darrin Reaves 1-7
 
Standings
TeamStandingsConferenceOverall
Tulsa6th Conference USA West2-63-9
UAB5th Conference USA East1-72-10

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