1940 Cincinnati Bearcats football team

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1940 Cincinnati Bearcats football
ConferenceIndependent
1940 record5–3–1
Head coach
CaptainOtto Oppenheimer
Home stadium Nippert Stadium
Seasons
  1939
1941  
1940 Midwestern college football independents records
Conf  Overall
TeamW L T  W L T
Wayne     413
Detroit     720
Notre Dame     720
Xavier     730
Ohio     522
Dayton     630
Cincinnati     531
Wichita     640
Central Michigan     431
Marquette     440
Michigan State     341
Ohio Wesleyan     243
Akron     252
Western State (MI)     250
Michigan State Normal     151
Miami (OH)     071

The 1940 Cincinnati Bearcats football team was an American football team that represented the University of Cincinnati as an independent during the 1940 college football season. The Bearcats were lead by head coach Joseph A. Meyer and compiled a 5–3–1 record. [1]

Schedule

DateOpponentSiteResult
September 1 Hanover W 45–0
September 28 Louisville
  • Nippert Stadium
  • Cincinnati, OH
W 7–0
October 5at Navy L 0–14
October 12 Centre
  • Nippert Stadium
  • Cincinnati, OH
W 22–0
October 19at Boston University L 0–14
October 26 Dayton
  • Nippert Stadium
  • Cincinnati, OH
L 0–7
November 2 Carnegie Tech Dagger-14-plain.png
  • Nippert Stadium
  • Cincinnati, OH
W 7–6
November 9at West Virginia T 7–7
November 21 Miami (OH)
W 44–0
  • Dagger-14-plain.pngHomecoming

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References

  1. "Cincinnati Football Media Guide" (PDF). University of Cincinnati. 2018. p. 108. Retrieved January 14, 2020.
  2. "1940 Football Schedule". University of Cincinnati Athletics. Retrieved Mar 29, 2020.
  3. "2009 University of Cincinnati Football Media Guide" (PDF). gobearcats.com. Retrieved July 20, 2019.