Houston (7-5, 4-4 Conference USA) scored on its first three
possessions, going up 21-7 on Kolb's 10-yard TD run, his 45-yard
pass to Vincent Marshall and his 53-yarder to Brandon Middleton.
Kolb finished 9-of-13 for 196 yards.
Kolb had nine carries for 64 yards as the Cougars rushed for 379
yards. UAB (5-7, 4-4) rushed for 281 yards, led by Corey White's
125 yards on 20 carries. White also had a 45-yard TD run.
Evans' 1-yard run put the Cougars up 28-14 at halftime. His
second 1-yard touchdown run and a 16-yard TD run by Kolb put
Houston up 42-14 heading into the fourth quarter.
Evans, who carried 32 times, added a 2-yard touchdown early in
the fourth. Houston also scored in the fourth quarter on an 8-yard
fumble return by Mark Hopkins.
The victory keeps the Cougars' hopes alive for their first bowl
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