Hayes kicked off the scoring just over six minutes in, capping a 66-yard drive with a 7-yard TD run. The Tigers (3-8, 3-4) led 21-0 at the end of the first quarter after Karam threw TD passes of 30 and 25 yards to Keiwone Malone and Alan Cross, respectively.
Karam found Jesse Milleson for a 2-yard touchdown pass with 6:41 left in the second quarter for a 28-3 halftime lead. The quarterback finished 14-of-16 passing for 147 yards.
The Blazers managed just 26 yards on the ground and 213 total. Kennard Backman scored UAB's lone TD on a 4-yard pass from Austin Brown with 6:00 left. Memphis blocked the extra-point try and returned it for two points and the final 46-9 advantage.
Trey Ellis run for 19 yds to the Tenn 48 for a 1ST down
J. Gehrke pass intercepted,G. Paul return for 4 yds,G. Paul fumbled, forced by P. Lindsay, recovered by Utah G. Paul
Jordan Gehrke pass intercepted Gionni Paul return for 4 yds to the Colo 28 Gionni Paul fumbled, forced by Phillip Lindsay, recovered by Utah Gionni Paul
C. Hackenberg pass,to K. Carter for 10 yds for a TD,K. Carter fumbled, forced by R. Bullough, recovered by MchSt D. Cox,D. Cox return for 77 yds
Christian Hackenberg pass complete to Kyle Carter for 10 yds for a TD Kyle Carter fumbled, forced by Riley Bullough, recovered by MchSt Demetrious Cox , return for 77 yds
Cody Kessler pass complete to Steven Mitchell Jr. for 17 yds to the UCLA 49 for a 1ST down
Jordan Davis pass complete to Gary Haynes for 18 yds to the LaLaf 43 for a 1ST down