1979 Cincinnati Bearcats football team

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1979 Cincinnati Bearcats football
ConferenceIndependent
1979 record2–9
Head coach
Home stadium Nippert Stadium
Seasons
  1978
1980  
1979 NCAA Division I-A independents football records
Conf  Overall
TeamW L T  W L T
No. 6 Florida State      1110
No. 7 Pittsburgh      1110
UNLV      912
No. 17 Temple      1020
Tulane      930
Rutgers      830
East Carolina      731
No. 20 Penn State      840
South Carolina      840
Navy      740
Notre Dame      740
Southern Miss      641
Syracuse      750
Colgate      541
Boston College      560
Holy Cross      560
Memphis      560
Miami      560
North Texas State      560
Villanova      560
Virginia Tech      560
West Virginia      560
Georgia Tech      461
Louisville      461
William & Mary      470
Illinois State      380
Northeast Louisiana      380
Army      281
Air Force      290
Cincinnati      290
Richmond      0110
Rankings from AP Poll

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.

Contents

Schedule

DateOpponentSiteResultSource
September 15at Southern Miss L 6–24 [1]
September 22at Louisville L 6–24
September 29 Villanova W 27–13
October 6at No. 18 North Carolina L 14–35
October 13at Pittsburgh L 0–35
October 20at Temple L 14–35
October 27 Richmond Dagger-14-plain.png
  • Nippert Stadium
  • Cincinnati, OH
W 17–14
November 3No. 6 Florida State
  • Nippert Stadium
  • Cincinnati, OH
L 21–26
November 10 Ohio
  • Nippert Stadium
  • Cincinnati, OH
L 7–27
November 17at Miami (OH) L 14–27
November 24at Memphis State L 17–23

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Roster

1979 Cincinnati Bearcats football team roster
PlayersCoaches
Offense
Pos.#NameClass
T 69 Kari Yli-Renko So
Defense
Pos.#NameClass
Special teams
Pos.#NameClass
K Rich Karlis Jr
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

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  2. "1979 Cincinnati Bearcats Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved Mar 27, 2020.
  3. "1979 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.