An assistant SEC, sitting head coaches, and a pro coach mixed with the UAB Blazers’ coach search

It might be the opening most easily forgotten.

Not because it’s not a good job, and not because it’s not in a soccer-loving area of ​​the United States.

It’s just that UAB has technically been open for so long — ever since Bill Clark’s resignation in late June caught both the Blazers administration and the college football world by surprise.

Bryant Vincent has guided the Blazers to a Bowl-qualifier shot despite the sudden preseason change and heads into the regular-season finals at Louisiana Tech on Saturday.