On Tuesday, the University of Alabama-Birmingham became the first FBS university to cut football since Pacific in 1995.

Citing the rising cost of keeping football versus potential revenue, the powers that be decided that UAB football was not worth keeping. Read the full account here from CBS Sports.

The Blazers went 6-6 this year, its first bowl-eligible season in the last 10 years.

Watch the reaction and passion in the room as the decision was announced. A sad day for a university, for sure.