1953 Cincinnati Bearcats football team

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1953 Cincinnati Bearcats football
ConferenceIndependent
1953 record9–1
Head coach Sid Gillman (5th season)
CaptainDon Fritz, Dom Del Bene
Home stadium Nippert Stadium
Seasons
  1952
1954  
1953 Midwestern college football independents records
Conf  Overall
TeamW L T  W L T
No. 2 Notre Dame     901
Cincinnati     910
Youngstown     710
Marquette     631
Wayne     341
Dayton     351
Xavier     271
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1953 Cincinnati Bearcats football team was an American football team that represented the University of Cincinnati as an independent during the 1953 college football season. The Bearcats were lead by head coach Sid Gillman and compiled a 9–1 record. [1]

Schedule

DateOpponentSiteResult
September 19at Tulsa W 14–7
September 26at Marquette L 7–31
October 3 William & Mary W 57–7
October 10 Toledo
  • Nippert Stadium
  • Cincinnati, OH
W 41–7
October 17 Xavier
  • Nippert Stadium
  • Cincinnati, OH (Rivalry)
W 20–6
October 24 Western Reserve
  • Nippert Stadium
  • Cincinnati, OH
W 66–0
October 31 Dayton Dagger-14-plain.png
  • Nippert Stadium
  • Cincinnati, OH
W 27–0
November 7at Louisville W 41–0
October 29 VMI
  • Nippert Stadium
  • Cincinnati, OH
W 67–0
November 26 Miami (OH)
W 14–0
  • 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. "1953 Football Schedule". University of Cincinnati Athletics. Retrieved Mar 28, 2020.
  3. "2009 University of Cincinnati Football Media Guide" (PDF). gobearcats.com. Retrieved July 20, 2019.