1986 Cincinnati Bearcats football team

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1986 Cincinnati Bearcats football
ConferenceIndependent
1986 record5–6
Head coach
Home stadium Nippert Stadium
Seasons
  1985
1987  
1986 NCAA Division I-A independents football records
Conf  Overall
TeamW L T  W L T
No. 1 Penn State      1200
No. 2 Miami (FL)      1110
No. 20 Virginia Tech      921
No. 19 Boston College      930
Tulsa      740
Florida State      741
Army      650
Southwestern Louisiana      650
Southern Miss      650
Temple      650
Pittsburgh      551
Rutgers      551
Cincinnati      560
Notre Dame      560
Syracuse      560
South Carolina      362
Tulane      470
West Virginia      470
Louisville      380
Navy      380
Wichita State      380
East Carolina      290
Northern Illinois      290
Memphis State      1100
Rankings from AP Poll

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.

Schedule

DateOpponentSiteResultSource
September 6at Virginia Tech W 24–20
September 13 Miami (OH) W 45–38
September 20at Rutgers L 28–48
September 27 Kentucky
  • Riverfront Stadium
  • Cincinnati, OH
L 20–37
October 4 Louisville
W 24–17
October 11at No. 5 Penn State L 17–23
October 18No. 1 Miami (FL)
  • Nippert Stadium
  • Cincinnati, OH
L 13–45
October 25at Wichita State W 24–19 [1]
November 1 Indiana State
  • Nippert Stadium
  • Cincinnati, OH
W 46–14
November 8at No. 9 Auburn L 7–52
November 15at East Carolina L 19–32
  • Rankings from AP Poll released prior to the game

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References

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  2. "1986 Cincinnati Bearcats Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved Mar 27, 2020.
  3. "1986 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.