Washington hit all six shots from the line as UAB made 17 of 22 free throws after the Bulldogs racked up 23 personal fouls. UAB had a distinct advantage on the glass, grabbing 14 more rebounds than the Bulldogs (51-37).
The Blazers (10-3) led by as many as 15 points twice in the game, the last at 67-52 with 1:09 left to play.
Demarquelle Tabb came off the bench to score 18 points and finish with 12 rebounds for the Bulldogs (3-7). Alabama A&M led 5-4 with 15:38 remaining in the first half, but could not regain the lead after trailing and came no closer than eight points in the second half.
ESPN's Dan Dakich joins The Paul Finebaum Show to discuss the SEC's presence in the NBA Draft.
Ted Kapita was the top-rated recruit from West Virginia in the class of 2015 and recently played at DME Academy in Florida.
With the Suns drafting Tyler Ulis, they now have five guards on their roster who attended Kentucky.
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