Frazier, UAB knock off No. 16 UNC
Birmingham, AL (SportsNetwork.com) - UAB was able to hold off a ranked opponent this time.
Chad Frazier had 25 points and the Blazers defeated No. 16 North Carolina 63-59 on Sunday night.
UAB (5-2) was unable to take down then-ranked New Mexico in the quarterfinals of the Charleston Classic on Nov. 21 after holding a five-point advantage with 36 seconds in regulation and gave away a six-point margin midway through the first extra session. The Lobos won 97-94 in double overtime.
Marcus Paige's potentially game-tying 3-pointer from the right corner with nine seconds remaining was blocked by the Blazers' Robert Williams and UAB sunk 3-of-4 from the foul line down the stretch to seal the win.
12/01 20:28:43 ET