1968 Cincinnati Bearcats football team

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1968 Cincinnati Bearcats football
Conference Missouri Valley Conference
1968 record5–4–1 (2–2–0 MVC)
Head coach Homer Rice (2nd season)
Captain Greg Cook, Milt Balkum
Home stadium Nippert Stadium
Seasons
  1967
1969  
1968 Missouri Valley Conference football standings
Conf  Overall
TeamW L T  W L T
Memphis State $400  640
North Texas State 410  820
Cincinnati 220  541
Louisville 230  550
Tulsa 230  370
Wichita State 050  0100
  • $ Conference champion

The 1968 Cincinnati Bearcats football team represented University of Cincinnati during the 1968 NCAA University Division football season. The Bearcats, led by head coach Homer Rice, participated in the Missouri Valley Conference (MVC) and played their home games at Nippert Stadium.

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Schedule

DateOpponentSiteResult
September 21at Texas Tech *T 10–10
September 28 Xavier *W 17–14
October 4at No. 12 Houston *L 33–71
October 12 Tampa *
  • Nippert Stadium
  • Cincinnati, OH
W 31–28
October 19at Wichita State W 40–27
October 26 Tulsa Dagger-14-plain.png
  • Nippert Stadium
  • Cincinnati, OH
L 27–34
November 2at North Texas State L 34–55
November 9 Louisville
W 37–7
November 16No. 17 Ohio *
  • Nippert Stadium
  • Cincinnati, OH
L 48–60
November 23 Miami (OH) *
W 23–21
  • *Non-conference game
  • Dagger-14-plain.pngHomecoming
  • Rankings from Coaches' Poll released prior to the game

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Roster

1968 Cincinnati Bearcats football team roster
PlayersCoaches
Offense
Pos.#NameClass
QB 12 Greg Cook Sr
WR 88 Jim O'Brien Jr
RB 20 Lloyd Pate Sr
Defense
Pos.#NameClass
Special teams
Pos.#NameClass
Head coach
Coordinators/assistant coaches

Legend
  • (C) Team captain
  • (S) Suspended
  • (I) Ineligible
  • Cruz Roja.svg Injured
  • Redshirt.svg Redshirt

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References

  1. "1968 Cincinnati Bearcats Schedule and Results". Sports Reference. Retrieved Mar 27, 2020.
  2. "1968 Football Schedule". University of Cincinnati Athletics. Retrieved Mar 27, 2020.
  3. "2009 University of Cincinnati Football Media Guide" (PDF). gobearcats.com. Retrieved July 20, 2019.