1956 Cincinnati Bearcats football team

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1956 Cincinnati Bearcats football
ConferenceIndependent
1956 record4–5
Head coach
CaptainJack Gordon
Home stadium Nippert Stadium
Seasons
  1955
1957  
1956 NCAA University Division independents football records
Conf  Overall
TeamW L T  W L T
No. 6 Miami (FL)     811
No. 16 Navy     612
No. 8 Syracuse     720
Air Force     621
Penn State     621
No. 13 Pittsburgh     731
Pacific (CA)     631
Army     531
Holy Cross     531
Villanova     540
Boston College     540
Florida State     541
Cincinnati     450
Colgate     450
Dayton     460
Drake     360
San Jose State     271
Texas Tech     271
Notre Dame     280
Boston University     152
Marquette     090
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1956 Cincinnati Bearcats football team represented the University of Cincinnati as an independent during the 1956 NCAA University Division football season under head coach George Blackburn. [1] [2]

Schedule

DateOpponentSiteResult
September 22 Dayton L 13–19
September 29 Tulsa
  • Nippert Stadium
  • Cincinnati, OH
W 7–6
October 6at Pacific (CA) L 15–21
October 13 Xavier Dagger-14-plain.png
  • Nippert Stadium
  • Cincinnati, OH (rivalry)
L 14–34
October 20at Navy L 7–13
October 27at Marquette W 33–13
November 3 Detroit
  • Nippert Stadium
  • Cincinnati, OH
W 33–7
November 10at Wichita
  • Nippert Stadium
  • Cincinnati, OH
W 21–0
November 22 Miami (OH)
L 13–27
  • Dagger-14-plain.pngHomecoming

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References

  1. 1 2 "1956 Cincinnati Bearcats Schedule and Results". Sports Reference. Retrieved April 15, 2019.
  2. "2019 Football Media Guide" (PDF). University of Cincinnati. p. 108. Retrieved February 1, 2020.