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Blazer Almanac - November 13
November 13

UAB Football
The Blazers football team is 2-1 on November 13.

**On this date in 1993, UAB defeated Dayton, 27-19.

**On this date in 1999, the Blazers lost to Louisiana Tech by the score of 41-20.

** On this date in 2004, UAB beat Houston 20-7.

UAB Basketball
In basketball, the Blazers are 3-1 on this date.

**UAB beat Stetson in 2007 in a blowout, 86-49.

**On this date in 2009, they defeated Wisconsin Green Bay 68-56.

**SE Missouri was the opponent on the his date in 2010, and UAB won 78-56.

**The only loss on this date was in 2015. A heartbreaking season and series opener with Auburn. UAB came up on the losing end of the game when a three pointer by Auburn's TJ Lang gave Auburn the last lead with 21 seconds to go. UAB lost 75-74. Leading scorer for UAB was Chris Cokley with 25 points and 12 rebounds.

Blazer Birthdays
Born on this day in 1958 is "Stormin" Norman Anchrum. Anchrum played for the Blazers from 1980-1982 and was a integral member of a UAB team that went to the Sweet 16 and the Elite 8. He averaged 6.5 points per game in his career. He ranks sixth on the All time Blocks list and was the original mayor of Blockingham, leading the records in blocks until Jerome Mincy came along.
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RE: Blazer Almanac - November 13
The 1993 Dayton game. Can't remember if it was that game or the Lambuth College game was the one where Gary Sanders had a really bad cold. I was a guest student announcer for both games.

The Dayton team had been undefeated in like 56 straight regular season games at that point.

J Claude Bennett came into the booth for a few minutes during that game.

Sanders was not a fan of J Claude's "we should support that program in Tuscaloosa also" philosophy.
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