UAB Basketball Doubleheader Set For Jan. 18

Jan. 9, 2014

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. ---- The UAB men's and women's basketball teams will play a doubleheader on Saturday, Jan. 18, when the women host Middle Tennessee at 4 p.m. and the men welcome UTEP at 7 p.m.

UAB's men's team enters conference play with an 11-3 record and will be playing UTEP for the 15th time in school history. Meanwhile, the Blazers' women's hoops squad, which currently has an 8-6 overall record, will host first-year Conference USA member Middle Tennessee on that Saturday. 

Fans planning to attend the doubleheader can purchase tickets by calling the UAB Athletics Ticket Office at 205-975-8221. A single men's ticket will grant fans access to both games. Tickets are $15 upper level and $20 lower level. 

The Blazer Boosters' hospitality room will open at its usual time of 5:30 p.m. In addition, Blazer Club and Champion Club parking will be available to members in all lots beginning at 3:30 p.m.

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