Scores

Final

UAB 38

(3-5, 3-2 C-USA)

UTEP 33

(3-5, 2-2 C-USA)

3:00 PM ET, October 31, 2009

Sun Bowl, El Paso, TX

1 2 3 4 T
UAB 7 21 3 738
UTEP 0 17 3 1333

Top Performers

Passing: T. Vittatoe (UTEP) - 419 YDS, 2 TD, 2 INT

Rushing: D. Buckram (UTEP) - 28 CAR, 164 YDS, 2 TD

Receiving: J. Moturi (UTEP) - 7 REC, 161 YDS

UAB 38, UTEP 33

Associated Press

EL PASO, Texas -- Senior quarterback Joe Webb threw for two touchdowns, ran one and caught a pass for another as Alabama at Birmingham snapped a two-game losing streak and defeated Texas at El Paso 38-33 on Saturday.

UAB moved to 3-5 overall and 3-2 in Conference USA play, while UTEP slipped to 3-5 and 2-2.

Webb scored the first of his TDs with a 53-yard run in the second quarter. A few minutes later he connected with Roddell Carter for a 34-yard scoring pass.

Next, Webb was on the receiving end of a 14-yard TD pass by David Isabelle, also in the second quarter.

Finally, Webb found Mario Wright four a 6-yard touchdown pass in the fourth quarter.

Overall, he finished 313 total yards -- 172 on 20 rushes, 127 on eight pass completions, and 14 on one reception.

UTEP's Donald Buckram came up with a few ways to score too. He had touchdown runs of 26 and 2 yards, and he caught a 30-yard touchdown pass from Trevor Vittatoe.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
UAB
UTEP
1st Downs1836
Total Yards375607
Passing141419
Rushing234188
Penalties8-895-40
3rd Down Conversions4-107-15
4th Down Conversions0-11-2
Turnovers03
Possession25:2934:41

Passing Leaders

UABC/ATTYDSAVGTDINT
Webb8/151278.520
UTEPC/ATTYDSAVGTDINT
Vittatoe24/454199.322

Rushing Leaders

UABCARYDSAVGTDLG
Webb201638.2153
Borne8425.3012
UTEPCARYDSAVGTDLG
Buckram281645.9226
Williams5224.4010

Receiving Leaders

UABRECYDSAVGTDLG
Ferrell25226.0038
Carter23618.0134
UTEPRECYDSAVGTDLG
Moturi716123.0051
Davis34615.3119

Scoring Summary

FIRST QUARTERUABUTEP
TD03:54Marquis Coleman 99 Yd Interception Return (Josh Zahn Kick) 70
SECOND QUARTERUABUTEP
FG12:40Logan Barrett 27 Yd 73
TD11:48Joe Webb 53 Yd Run (Josh Zahn Kick) 143
TD04:46Rodell Carter 34 Yd Pass From Joe Webb (Josh Zahn Kick) 213
TD02:58Donald Buckram 26 Yd Run (Logan Barrett Kick) 2110
TD00:39Joe Webb 14 Yd Pass From David Isabelle (Josh Zahn Kick) 2810
TD00:00Donald Buckram 30 Yd Pass From Trevor Vittatoe (Logan Barrett Kick) 2817
THIRD QUARTERUABUTEP
FG05:22Josh Zahn 42 Yd 3117
FG00:20Logan Barrett 23 Yd 3120
FOURTH QUARTERUABUTEP
TD10:02Mario Wright 6 Yd Pass From Joe Webb (Josh Zahn Kick) 3820
TD04:05Evan Davis 19 Yd Pass From Trevor Vittatoe (Two-Point Pass Conversion Failed) 3826
TD01:12Donald Buckram 2 Yd Run (Logan Barrett Kick) 3833