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While most of the nation will be focusing on the game in Tuscaloosa between 1st ranked Alabama and 2nd ranked LSU, the Houston Cougars will be 60 miles up the road in Birmingham at Legion Field to face the UAB Blazers in their own ‘game of the century' Saturday night. Game time is set for 6pm (CST) and will be televised on the CBS Sports Network.

Each game for the 14th ranked (13th in the latest BCS standings) and undefeated (8-0, 4-0 in CUSA) Cougars will be a game of the century as they look to improve on their best start since the 1979 and 1990 teams. The only blemishes on both teams were losses in their ninth games to the Whorns, losing 21-13 in 79 and 45-24 in 1990. The 1979 team finished the season ranked 5th in the nation after a 1... Recommended Stories

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