Conference USA Baseball Tournament Schedule Set

May 19, 2013

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. ---- The UAB baseball team claimed a series at Tulane over the weekend to earn the No. 8 seed at the Conference USA Tournament, hosted by Rice in Houston from May 22-26 at Reckling Park.

As the No. 8 seed, the Blazers will compete in Pod 1, which also consists of top seed Rice, fourth-seeded Memphis and fifth-seeded UCF in the eight-team pool play tournament.

The second pod includes No. 2 Southern Miss, No. 3 East Carolina, No. 6 Houston and No. 7 Tulane.

Below is a list of UAB game times at the C-USA Tournament:

G1: Wed., 7 p.m. CT
(8) UAB vs. (1) Rice

G2: Thurs., 3 p.m. CT
(8) UAB vs. (4) Memphis

G3: Fri., 7 p.m. CT
(8) UAB vs. (5) UCF

If the Blazers were to advance to the C-USA Championship game on Saturday, they would have an off day on Friday, due to the pool play schedule. The title game is set for 1 p.m. CT on Saturday and will be televised by CBS Sports Network.