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Army continues its quest for a win in the 2002 season when they host the Blazers of UAB. UAB hammered Army last season in Birmingham, Ala., 55-3. Army hopes for a win before its bi-week preceeding the Air Force game.

Date/Time: October 26 2002; 1 PM EST

Site: West Point, N.Y.; Michie Stadium (39,929)

.Army (0-7)UAB (3-4)
Enrollment4,00015,921
Nickname Black KnightsBlazers
ColorsBlack, Gold and GrayForest Green and Old Gold
Head CoachTodd Berry Watson Brown
ConferenceConference USAConference USA
Record in 20013-86-5
Offense setOne-Back MultipleMultiple
Defense set4-4Multiple
Key Players WR Aris Comeaux; QB Reggie Nevels; RB Josh Holden; OL Aaron Burger; DL Clarence Holmes; LB Jason Frazier; DB Maurio SmithOG Larry Coachman; QB Thomas Cox; TE Sam Dudley; OG Andy Galloway; WR Willie Quinnie; C Kirk Tuck; FS Chris Brown, CB Dio Hill; K Rhett Gallego

Series record: UAB leads 2-0

Last meeting: 2001; UAB 55 Army 3

Army-UAB Stats Comparison

UAB Strengths and Weaknesses

Strentghs: Punt Returns 13 yards per return (25th nationally), kickoff returns 22 yards per return (32nd nationally), Net punting 35.27 yards per punt (53rd nationally).

Weaknesses: Total offense 285 yards per game (113 nationally), Passing offense 158 yards per game (98th nationally), Passing defense 254 yards per game (97th nationally), Scoring offense 20.86 points per game (99th nationally)

LINKS:

Official Army Football Site
Official UAB Site

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