Tulsa 37, UAB 20

G.J. Kinne threw for 341 yards and three touchdowns as Tulsa

overcame four turnovers in a 37-20 victory over winless

Alabama-Birmingham.

UAB (0-6 overall, 0-3 Conference USA), scored 17 consecutive

points to take a 17-10 lead in the second quarter, but Kinne threw

two touchdown passes in the final 3:28 of the first half, helping

Tulsa (3-3, 2-0) to a 24-20 lead at halftime.

Ja’Terian Douglas ran for 137 yards, including a 47-yard

touchdown scamper in the third quarter that stretched the lead to

37-20. Clay Sears had nine catches for 105 yards and two

touchdowns, and Willie Carter had eight for 87 and a score.

Bryan Ellis threw first-half scoring strikes of 66 and 45 yards

to Jamarcus Nelson, the first two touchdown passes of the season

for UAB. Ellis completed 20 of 42 passes for 280 yards.