UAB vs. East Carolina: Recap, Stats, and Box Score

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UAB vs. East Carolina: Recap, Stats, and Box Score
UAB 61
(11-14, 2-10 away)
East Carolina 74
(14-9, 11-3 home)
Venue: Williams Arena at Minges Coliseum
7:00PM ET / 4:00PM PT, February 13, 2013
Box Score
1st 2nd Final
UAB 34 27 61
East Carolina 38 36 74
Top Performers
Points Rebounds Assists
UAB R Rucker 14 R Williams 9 T Jones 4
East Carolina M Kemp 23 R Sampson 7 M Paul 11

UAB faced off with East Carolina on Wednesday, Feb. 13 and lost in front of the home crowd against the Pirates 74-61 in conference play. The Blazers stay winless against East Carolina this season at 0-2. The Blazers were paced by Rod Rucker, who got a team-high 14 points and nine rebounds. Robert Williams also contributed, scoring nine points and adding nine rebounds. Miguel Paul got a double-double for the Pirates on 11 points and 11 assists (5 Reb 3 Stl). UAB (11-14, 3-7 C-USA) takes on Rice (5-18, 1-9 C-USA) on Saturday, Feb. 16 at home.

UAB Game Notes

  • UAB started 11-14 during the 2011 and 2001 seasons (since 1996).
  • UAB has lost 100 percent of the time this season (0-6) after recording 61 or fewer total points.
  • The Blazers have lost 82 percent of the time this season (2-9) after having a field goal percentage of 42.6 percent or worse.
  • When the opposition shoots a field goal percentage of 52.1 percent or better this season, UAB has lost 100 percent of the time (0-6).
  • When the opposition records 74 or more total points this season, UAB has lost 92 percent of the time (1-11).
  • When the opposition records 16 or more assists this season, UAB has lost 86 percent of the time (1-6).
  • The top two scorers (Rod Rucker and Fahro Alihodzic) accounted for 40.9 percent of the points.
  • The top two rebounders (Rod Rucker and Robert Williams) accounted for 56.2 percent of the rebounds.
  • Rod Rucker has led the team in scoring 11 times and in rebounding 18 times in 25 games this season.
  • Rod Rucker has three straight double-digit point games.
  • Robert Williams had career highs with nine rebounds and five offensive rebounds.
  • This was the fourth foul out of the season for Preston Purifoy.

East Carolina Game Notes

  • Maurice Kemp accounted for 31.0 percent of the team's points.
  • Maurice Kemp has led the team in scoring 16 times in 23 games this season.
  • Robert Sampson has led the team in rebounding 12 times in 23 games this season.
  • This game was the seventh double-digit assist game of Miguel Paul's career.
  • Miguel Paul recorded a double-double. It was his fourth this season and seventh of his career.
  • This marks the 11th 20-point game of Maurice Kemp's career.
  • Maurice Kemp has three straight 20+ point games.
  • Ty Armstrong has six straight double-digit point games.
UAB PlayersMinsPtsRebAstStlBlkTO
ARod Rucker371493011
B+Robert Williams32994013
BTerence Jones20914102
C+Fahro Alihodzic311120111
CJordan Swing29922003
C-Preston Purifoy26421102
DQuincy Taylor24301001
ECU PlayersMinsPtsRebAstStlBlkTO
AMiguel Paul3711511305
AMaurice Kemp372351123
AAkeem Richmond191511101
B+Robert Sampson33970000
BTy Armstrong301252102
BP. Roberts-Campbell27221400
CShamarr Bowden8220000
-M. Guilmette4000000
-Prince Williams3000001

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