UAB Edges Santa Clara in NIT Season Tip-Off
Nov. 17, 2008
TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) - Robert Vaden scored 23 points and Paul Delaney III added 20, and UAB rallied for a 64-61 victory over Santa Clara on Monday night in the first round of the NIT Season Tip-Off.
UAB (2-0) trailed by nine points with 14:50 left in the game, but the Blazers tied it at 56-56 on a 3-pointer by Delaney with 3 minutes to play. Vaden then hit a 10-footer as the shot clock expired to put UAB up 58-56, and the Blazers didn't trail again.