Army vs UAB Preview

The Army Black Knights just missed an opportunity to pick up their first win of the season last week. This weeks matchup with UAB looks to be a little tougher. The Cadets will play a team on the road who battled the #5 Georgia Bulldogs close before falling 16-13.

Date/Time: November 1, 2003 3:00 (CT)

Site: Legion Field, Birmingham, AL

.ArmyUAB
Enrollment4,00015,579
Nickname Black KnightsBlazers
ColorsBlack, Gold and GrayGreen, Gold and White
Head CoachJohn Mumford (interim) Watson Brown
ConferenceConference USAConference USA
Record in 20021-115-7
Offense setOne-Back MultipleMultiple
Defense set4-44-3
Key Players QB Zac Dahman, WR Clint Woodey, ILB Brian HillSAF Justin Whitmore, LB Zac Woodfin, OL Andy Galloway

Series record: UAB leads 3-0

Last meeting: UAB 29, Army 26

Army-UAB stat comparison

UAB Strengths and Weaknesses

Strengths:

This Saturday is the UAB homecoming so emotions should be high for the Blazers. UAB also throws the ball a lot more accurate at home games, completing 57% of passes compared to Army's 50%.

Weaknesses:

The Blazers average 18 points per game while giving up almost 21 per game. Army also averages about 18 points per game. This game should prove to be a defensive showdown.

LINKS:

Official Army Football Site
Official UAB Football Site

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