Preview: Alabama-Birmingham at Southern Mississippi

When: 3:30 PM ET, Saturday, November 29, 2014
Where: M.M. Roberts Stadium, Hattiesburg, Mississippi

Quick Hits

Overall Team Offense

  • The Southern Mississippi Golden Eagles are ranked 96 on offense, averaging 365.5 yards per game. The Golden Eagles are averaging 95.6 yards rushing and 269.8 yards passing so far this season.
  • The Alabama-Birmingham Blazers are ranked 55 on offense, averaging 421.4 yards per game. The Blazers are averaging 198.0 yards rushing and 223.4 yards passing so far this season.

Home and Away

  • The Southern Mississippi Golden Eagles are 2-3 at home this season, 1-6 against conference opponents and 2-2 against non-conference opponents.
  • At home the Golden Eagles are averaging 21.4 scoring, and holding teams to 35.0 points scored on defense.
  • The Alabama-Birmingham Blazers are 2-3 while on the road this season, 3-4 against conference opponents and 2-2 against non-conference opponents.
  • On the road, the Blazers are averaging 29.2 scoring, and holding teams to 38.6 points scored on defense.

Stats and Records

Team Comparison

  W/L Strk PF PA Home Away Grass Turf Conf
Alabama-Birmingham 5-6 L2 32.1 30.5 3-3 2-3 1-1 0-1 3-4
Southern Mississippi 3-8 L4 18.5 34.5 2-3 1-5 0-3 2-5 1-6

Last Meeting

Alabama-Birmingham Southern Mississippi
Date Away Home Tot Rus Pas Tot Rus Pas
11/30/13 SOMIS 62 UAB 27 431 145 286 472 102 370

Player Stats

Previous Matchup
Passing Player COMP% YDS TD INT
UAB J. Perry 58.1 286 2 1
SOMIS N. Mullens 61.5 370 5 1
Rushing Player CAR YDS AVG TD
UAB D. Reaves 15 69 4.6 1
SOMIS K. Hardy 20 106 5.3 2
Receiving Player REC YDS AVG TD
UAB J. Nelson 5 117 23.4 2
SOMIS J. Cox 2 68 34.0 1
TDs Player TD
UAB J. Nelson 2
SOMIS K. Hardy 2
Season
Passing Player COMP% YDS TD INT
UAB C. Clements 66.1 2047 10 8
SOMIS N. Mullens 60.1 2207 11 9
Rushing Player CAR YDS AVG TD
UAB J. Howard 271 1325 4.9 12
SOMIS I. Smith 126 494 3.9 2
Receiving Player REC YDS AVG TD
UAB J. Nelson 33 635 19.2 3
SOMIS M. Thomas 39 580 14.9 5
TDs Player TD
UAB J. Howard 13
SOMIS G. Payne 7

Quickchart Matchup

Alabama-Birmingham Off vs  Southern Mississippi Def
421.4 yards
442.7 yards
3.9 yards/rush
5.2 yards/rush
8.1 yards/attempt
7.8 yards/attempt
Southern Mississippi Off vs  Alabama-Birmingham Def
365.5 yards
410 yards
3 yards/rush
4.5 yards/rush
6.7 yards/attempt
7.3 yards/attempt

Live Game Odds

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Matchup Stats - Full Matchup

Alabama-Birmingham Overall Southern Mississippi
5-6-0 W/L 3-8-0
6-5-0 ATS 5-6-0
7-4-0 O/U 4-7-0
32.1 Pts For 18.5
30.5 Pts Against 34.5
Alabama-Birmingham A/H Southern Mississippi
2-3 W/L 2-3
3-2-0 ATS 1-4-0
4-1-0 O/U 2-3-0
29.2 Pts For 21.4
38.6 Pts Against 35.0