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2017 Bahamas Bowl Travel Party ExperienceThe historic 2017 football season will go down in the archives of UAB as one of the most memorable. Beginning with the season opener at Legion Field to bowl eligibility, the team has outpaced expectations with a banner year. The united spirit of alumni, students, staff and fans has been incredible.

However, the season is not over. There are many fun activities planned for the days leading up to the 2017 Bahamas Bowl.

Wrap up the season by showing your Blazer Pride and "Be Seen in Green" at your workplace and on campus throughout bowl week. The UAB Staff Council "Street Team" will travel around campus on Thursday, December 21 between 11:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. giving UAB swag to reward anyone showing their team pride by wearing UAB green.

An official team sendoff for the UAB Football team will be held outside the Legacy Pavilion and UAB Football Operations Center at 9:00 a.m. on Monday, December 18.

Heading to the Bahamas? Join the UAB National Alumni Society leading into the big game at a welcome reception, pep rally and pregame tailgate in Nassau.

Kickoff for the 2017 Bahamas Bowl is 11:30 a.m. CST. Can't make the game? Join other Blazer alumni and fans at watch parties at Iron City Grill and in the Hill Student Center Alumni Theater.

UAB Fan Events

Bahamas Bowl Week Events

12/18-22  All week Be Seen in Green     UAB Campus
12/18 9:00 a.m. UAB Footbal send off     Legacy Pavilion and UAB Football Operations Center (Central time)     
12/20 5:30 p.m. Welcome reception  Great Hall of Water at Atlantis Resort (Eastern time)
12/21 4:30 p.m. Pep rally West Beach at Atlantis Resort (Eastern time)
  5:00 p.m. UAB Blazer Celebration Royal Deck at Atlantis Resort (Eastern time)
12/22 10:30 a.m. Pregame tailgate Thomas Robinson Stadium (Eastern time)
  11:30 a.m. UAB vs. Ohio - Bahamas Bowl       Thomas Robinson Stadium (Central time)
  11:30 a.m. Watch party Iron City Grill (Central time)
    11:30 a.m.  Watch party Hill Student Center Alumni Theater (Central time)
***Due to circumstances beyond our control, the Welcome Reception has been cancelled.

TV Information

Play-by-play: Steve Levy
Commentator: Desmond Howard
Sideline Reporter: Laura Rutledge

Local Radio Information

100.5 JOX2
Play-by-play: David Crane
Commentator: Steve Irvine

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