BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT)- UAB has added to its future schedule. The Blazers have agreed to a home-and-home series with Tulane for games in 2018 and 2021.
The matchup features a renewal of a former Conference USA rivalry.
UAB will host the first game Sept. 15, 2018 in Birmingham, while Tulane hosts on Sept. 25, 2021 in New Orleans.
“Regionally, this is a great game that both fan bases will be able to travel for,” head coach Bill Clark said. “This is in the recruiting radius of both schools so it should be a great series.”
This game adds to UAB’s 2018 non-conference which also includes a trip to Kyle Field to play Texas A&M.
UAB’s future non-conference schedule:
Sept. 2: Alabama A&M
Sept. 9: at Ball State
Sept. 16: Coastal Carolina
Nov. 18: at Florida
Sept. 15: Tulane
Sept. 22: at Texas A&M