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8-5, 2nd in C-USA - West

Alex Scarborough ESPN Staff Writer 

Bryant Vincent is back as UAB's offensive coordinator, a source told ESPN. Vincent was the Blazer's O.C. in 2014 and set school records for yards and points before the program was shut down. The 42-year-old spent the last two-plus years at South Alabama before stepping down. UAB football returned last season and went 8-5 and finished second in Conference USA. Vincent will inherit 10 starters from an offense that averaged 27.8 points per game.

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Ohio ends season on high note with blowout bowl victory (1:12)
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Ohio beats UAB 41-6 in Bahamas Bowl

Dorian Brown rushed for a career-high 152 yards and four touchdowns, Nathan Rourke threw for two scores and Ohio beat UAB 41-6 in the Bahamas Bowl on Friday.

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Brown unstoppable with 4th TD (0:32)
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The Bear, the bot and a bay predict Friday's bowls (1:29)
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UAB finishes perfect home season, wins 28-7

A.J. Erdely passed for two touchdowns and ran for another, and UAB celebrated its return to football with its sixth home win without a loss in its regular-season finale, 28-7 over UTEP on Saturday.

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First-half turnovers titled game in Florida's favor (1:19)

Alex Scarborough ESPN Staff Writer 

Three coaches from the state of Alabama -- UAB's Bill Clark, Auburn's Gus Malzahn and Alabama's Nick Saban -- are among the 16 semifinalists for the George Munger Collegiate Coach of the Year Award presented by the Maxwell Football Club. Saban and Malzahn have their teams in position to make a run at the College Football Playoff, and Clark has taken a program that was shut down and has it bowl eligible in its first season back.

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Bradshaw tops Total QBR -- again

For the second time this season, Army's Ahmad Bradshaw had the week's top QBR rating despite not completing a pass. The Black Knights' shutout of Air Force also marked the first time since 2012 an FBS team won despite not attempting a pass.

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UAB cooks Rice; bowl eligible in 1st season back

A.J. Erdely threw three touchdown passes, Spencer Brown ran for three scores and became the school's sixth freshman to top 1,000 rushing yards, and UAB beat Rice 52-21 on Saturday to become bowl eligible for the fifth time in program history.

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UAB, coach Clark agree to 5-year extension

UAB and football coach Bill Clark have agreed to an extension that will run through the 2022 season and make him one of the highest paid coaches in Conference USA.

Alex Scarborough ESPN Staff Writer 

UAB and Bill Clark have agreed to a new contract to run through 2022. Clark has the Blazers one win away from bowl eligibility during its first season back following the program's shut down late in 2014. "The commitment UAB is making to us with this contract extension will allow us to continue the work that we've begun with this football program for many years to come," Clark said in a statement.

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UAB coach scares players (1:07)

Alex Scarborough ESPN Staff Writer 

UAB strength coach Lyle Henley had some fun pranking players on Halloween.

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UAB honoring hospitalized kids at Homecoming

The UAB Blazers will wear the names of patients at a local children's hospital when they play Louisiana Tech next month to honor the families who are served by Children's Harbor.