1/14/2015 UAB offensive lineman Victor Salako blocks defensive lineman Shaquille Roberson during a practice session at Legion Field in Birmingham, Ala., Friday, April 11, 2014. Coaches from all over the country didn't waste a second contacting UAB football
1/12/2015 The firestorm that began when Alabama-Birmingham officials announced on Dec. 2 that they would shutter UAB's football program has not lessened, and in some ways, has intensified. UAB's Faculty Senate will consider a no-confidence vote
1/12/2015 North Texas wide receiver Carlos Harris looks for running room past former UAB linebacker Alonzo McGee in the first half of an NCAA college football game at Legion Field, Saturday, Oct. 11, 2014, in Birmingham, Ala. The group is headlined by
1/11/2015 UAB football Head Coach Bill Clark speaks to the crowd at Iron City Birmingham on Jan. 10, 2015, as many football players gathered on stage look on. Clark was being honored for his selection as Conference USA Coach of the Year.
1/11/2015 The redshirt sophomore offensive tackle became immediately eligible to transfer after UAB shut down its football program in December. Salako says OSU coach Mike Gundy was one of the first to contact him.
1/10/2015 Former UAB Football player Tristan Henderson talks with supporters during the #FreeUAB Kickoff Rally held at the UAB Campus Green, Sunday, January 4, 2015. UAB's football, bowling and rifle teams were honored with
1/9/2015 BIRMINGHAM Ala. (AP) -- UAB plans to employ a firm to review the financial projections that led to shutting down the football program.
1/7/2015 Arkansas running back Jonathan Williams pushes away UAB cornerback Rolan Milligan in the second quarter of an NCAA college football game in Fayetteville, Ark., Saturday, Oct. 25, 2014. Toledo's win against Arkansas State in the GoDaddy Bowl
1/6/2015 On Twitter early Tuesday afternoon, Jamari Staples announced that he has decided to continue his playing career at Louisville. According to the Louisville Courier-Journal , Staples opted for the ACC school over Auburn .
1/6/2015 With two seasons of eligibility remaining but in need of a new home, former UAB wide receiver Jamari Staples is headed to Louisville. The 6'4, 190-pound junior-to-be picked U of L over Auburn, the team the Cardinals will open their 2015 season against.
1/6/2015 A local product, who'd chosen to stay in state, following his high school career, is now set to play elsewhere. Former UAB tight end Steve Pickren, a Pell City High alumnus, has committed to UT-Chattanooga, according to the Times Free-Press .
1/6/2015 Former UAB linebacker Jake Ganus and cornerback Vashon Landers celebrate after they tackled Middle Tennessee State wide receiver Tristan Walker at Legion Field in Birmingham, Ala., Saturday, Nov. 2, 2013. Former UAB linebacker Jake Ganus was
1/2/2015 UAB cornerback Rolan Milligan tackles Marshall running back Remi Watson in the third quarter of a NCAA college football game at Legion Field in Birmingham, Ala., Saturday, Nov. 22, 2014. Milligan told AL.com he plans to announce where he'll
1/2/2015 Hoosiers head coach Kevin Wilson announced Thursday that Alabama-Birminghan running back Jordan Howard has signed a financial aid agreement with the school and will be immediately eligible to play for the Hoosiers. Howard, a true junior, rushed for 2,468
1/1/2015 The 6-foot-1, 228-pounder plans to to enroll in school for the spring semester and be part of the team when it goes through spring training later this year. Howard had a breakout sophomore season in 2014, rushing for school-record 1,587 yards and 13 touchdowns,
12/31/2014 This season, there was a turnaround for the University of Alabama at Birmingham: A new coach led the team to six wins, game attendance doubled to more than 20,000, and after a 45-24 victory against Southern Miss, the Blazers became eligible to play in a bowl