1976 Cincinnati Bearcats football team

Last updated
1976 Cincinnati Bearcats football
ConferenceIndependent
1976 record8–3
Head coach Tony Mason (4th season)
Captain Mike Woods, Howie Kurnick
Home stadium Nippert Stadium
Seasons
  1975
1977  
1976 NCAA Division I independents football records
Conf  Overall
TeamW L T  W L T
No. 1 Pittsburgh     1200
No. 17 Rutgers     1100
San Diego State     1010
No. 12 Notre Dame     930
Colgate     820
Boston College     830
Cincinnati     830
Memphis State     740
North Texas State *    740
Southern Illinois     740
Penn State     750
Villanova     641
South Carolina     650
Virginia Tech     650
Army     560
Florida State     560
Illinois State     560
Richmond     560
West Virginia     560
Georgia Tech     461
Temple     460
Air Force     470
Dayton     470
Louisville     470
Navy     470
Indiana State     370
Hawaii     380
Holy Cross     380
Miami (FL)     380
Syracuse     380
Utah State     380
Northeast Louisiana     290
Southern Miss     290
Tulane     290
  • North Texas State (originally 6–5–0) was awarded a forfeit win after Mississippi State was found to be using an ineligible player. [1]
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1976 Cincinnati Bearcats football team represented University of Cincinnati during 1976 NCAA Division I-A football season. The Bearcats, led by head coach Tony Mason, participated as independent and played their home games at Nippert Stadium.

Schedule

DateOpponentRankSiteResult
September 11at Tulane W 21–14
September 18at Southwestern Louisiana L 3–7
September 25 Miami (OH) W 17–0
October 2at Southern Miss W 28–21
October 9at Arizona State W 14–0
October 16 Tulsa
  • Nippert Stadium
  • Cincinnati, OH
W 16–7
October 30No. 7 Georgia No. 20L 17–31
November 6No. 6 Maryland L 0–21
November 13 Ohio
  • Nippert Stadium
  • Cincinnati, OH
W 35–0
November 20 Vanderbilt
  • Nippert Stadium
  • Cincinnati, OH
W 33–7
November 27at Louisville
W 20–6

[2] [3] [4]

Related Research Articles

The 1979 Cincinnati Bearcats football team represented University of Cincinnati during 1979 NCAA Division I-A football season. The Bearcats, led by head coach Ralph Staub, participated as independent and played their home games at Nippert Stadium.

The 1991 Cincinnati Bearcats football team represented the University of Cincinnati during the 1991 NCAA Division I-A football season. The Bearcats, led by head coach Tim Murphy, participated as independent and played their home games at Nippert Stadium.

The 1990 Cincinnati Bearcats football team represented the University of Cincinnati during the 1990 NCAA Division I-A football season. The Bearcats, led by head coach Tim Murphy, participated as independent and played their home games at Riverfront Stadium, as Nippert Stadium was undergoing renovations.

The 1989 Cincinnati Bearcats football team represented the University of Cincinnati during the 1989 NCAA Division I-A football season. The Bearcats, led by first-year head coach Tim Murphy, participated as independent and played their home games at Nippert Stadium.

The 1988 Cincinnati Bearcats football team represented the University of Cincinnati during the 1988 NCAA Division I-A football season. The Bearcats, led by head coach Dave Currey, participated as independent and played their home games at Nippert Stadium.

The 1987 Cincinnati Bearcats football team represented the University of Cincinnati during the 1987 NCAA Division I-A football season. The Bearcats, led by head coach Dave Currey, participated as independent and played their home games at Nippert Stadium.

The 1986 Cincinnati Bearcats football team represented the University of Cincinnati during the 1986 NCAA Division I-A football season. The Bearcats, led by head coach Dave Currey, participated as independent and played their home games at Nippert Stadium.

The 1985 Cincinnati Bearcats football team represented the University of Cincinnati during the 1985 NCAA Division I-A football season. The Bearcats, led by head coach Dave Currey, participated as independent and played their home games at Nippert Stadium. Despite Nippert being the home field of the Bearcats, for this season the Bearcats played more game at the downtown Riverfront Stadium.

The 1984 Cincinnati Bearcats football team represented the University of Cincinnati during the 1984 NCAA Division I-A football season. The Bearcats, led by first-year head coach Dave Currey, participated as independent and played their home games at Nippert Stadium. Despite Nippert being the home field of the Bearcats, for this season the Bearcats played more game at the downtown Riverfront Stadium.

The 1983 Cincinnati Bearcats football team represented the University of Cincinnati during the 1983 NCAA Division I-A football season. The Bearcats, led by first-year head coach Watson Brown, participated as independent and played their home games at Nippert Stadium. Despite Nippert being the home field of the Bearcats, for this season the Bearcats played more game at the downtown Riverfront Stadium.

The 1978 Cincinnati Bearcats football team represented University of Cincinnati during 1978 NCAA Division I-A football season. The Bearcats, led by head coach Ralph Staub, participated as independent and played their home games at Nippert Stadium.

The 1977 Cincinnati Bearcats football team represented University of Cincinnati during 1977 NCAA Division I-A football season. The Bearcats, led by first-year head coach Ralph Staub, participated as independent and played their home games at Nippert Stadium.

The 1971 Cincinnati Bearcats football team represented University of Cincinnati during the 1971 NCAA University Division football season. The Bearcats, led by head coach Ray Callahan, participated as independent and played their home games at Nippert Stadium.

The 1970 Cincinnati Bearcats football team represented University of Cincinnati during the 1970 NCAA University Division football season. The Bearcats, led by head coach Ray Callahan, participated as independent and played their home games at Nippert Stadium.

The 1969 Cincinnati Bearcats football team represented University of Cincinnati during the 1969 NCAA University Division football season. The Bearcats, led by first-year head coach Ray Callahan, participated in the Missouri Valley Conference (MVC) and played their home games at Nippert Stadium.

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.

The 1967 Cincinnati Bearcats football team represented University of Cincinnati during the 1967 NCAA University Division football season. The Bearcats, led by first-year head coach Homer Rice, participated in the Missouri Valley Conference (MVC) and played their home games at Nippert Stadium.

The 1966 Cincinnati Bearcats football team represented University of Cincinnati during the 1966 NCAA University Division football season. The Bearcats, led by head coach Chuck Studley, participated in the Missouri Valley Conference (MVC) and played their home games at Nippert Stadium.

The 1965 Cincinnati Bearcats football team represented University of Cincinnati during the 1965 NCAA University Division football season. The Bearcats, led by head coach Chuck Studley, participated in the Missouri Valley Conference (MVC) and played their home games at Nippert Stadium.

The 1962 Cincinnati Bearcats football team represented University of Cincinnati during the 1962 NCAA University Division football season. The Bearcats, led by head coach Chuck Studley, participated in the Missouri Valley Conference (MVC) and played their home games at Nippert Stadium.

References

  1. https://www.sports-reference.com/cfb/years/1976-standings.html
  2. "1976 Cincinnati Bearcats Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved Mar 27, 2020.
  3. "1976 Football Schedule". University of Cincinnati Athletics. Retrieved Mar 27, 2020.
  4. "2009 University of Cincinnati Football Media Guide" (PDF). gobearcats.com. Retrieved July 20, 2019.