Bartow Arena, Birmingham, Alabama; Tuesday, 7 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: The UAB Blazers will be taking on the Bearcats of Division III Rust College. UAB lost 69-64 at Louisiana Tech in its most recent game.
TEAM LEADERSHIP: Tavin Lovan has averaged 12.7 points and four rebounds to lead the way for the Blazers. Complementing Lovan is Michael Ertel, who is averaging 12.7 points per game.TERRIFIC TAVIN: In 20 appearances this season, UAB’s Tavin Lovan has shot 55.2 percent.