UAB basketball won its home opener against Lindenwood University in an exhibition game yesterday. The 92-69 victory gleams hope for the rest of the season.
Where can you find Batman, a T-Rex, the Gingerbread Man, an Irishman, and a Stormtrooper all in the same place? Joe Lee Griffin Stadium at Samford University in Birmingham.
The UAB bowling team is back in action for the first time since April of 2015.
The Magic City Classic is much more than a football game. It is a cultural and historical group of events that builds community and generates revenue for the city of Birmingham.
Jay Brandrup was slated as the first of several speakers in Bham Now’s Bold Speaker Series, sponsored by EBSCO. Last Tuesday, he got the series kick-started as he talked about his company Kinetic Communications.
“America’s Premier Social Experience.”
GO Kickball has become a sensation. It is in over 16 states and 40 cities and Birmingham is a part of that list.
Ultimate Frisbee is one of the fastest growing sports in America – with good reason. It is a sport that anyone can play. However at higher levels of play it will require the athleticism of football and the skill of a sport like soccer.
Seeing sports like handball and table tennis in the Olympics makes one think about what is stopping Ultimate Frisbee from being the next Olympic sport. There are plenty of ways to get involved in Birmingham and start a potential road to the Olympics.
UAB football is set to play their first game since 2014 on September 2nd 2017. Until then, the players and coaches will be working hard underground and behind the scenes.
New facilities and new mindsets are pushing the team to work hard and stay hopeful – They can thank the fans and the city for some help with that.
Whether you’re a washed up athlete who still wants to prove your athletic prowess or you’re just an average Joe with a slight anger issue who wants to blow off some steam, trampoline dodgeball is the sport for you. It is the perfect combination of two favorite childhood pastimes.
You’re at home in Birmingham and your college football team is on a bye week. There don’t seem to be any games slated that you’re interested in. What to do now? Here are just a few underrated ways to spend a Saturday:
One of the Toomer’s Corner trees was set ablaze after Auburn walked away with an 18-13 victory on Saturday. Maybe the man guilty is a pyromaniac. Maybe he’s a bitter LSU fan. Maybe it was symbolic of Les Miles being fired from LSU after the game. Who knows? One thing is for sure: burning toilet paper has to be the worst way to become a felon.