|2000 Cincinnati Bearcats football|
|2000 record||7–5 (5–2 C-USA)|
|Offensive coordinator||Joe Daniels (1st season)|
|Defensive coordinator||Rick Smith (2nd season)|
|Home stadium|| Nippert Stadium |
|2000 Conference USA football standings|
Rankings from AP Poll
The 2000 Cincinnati Bearcats football team represented the University of Cincinnati in the 2000 NCAA Division I-A football season. The team, coached by Rick Minter, played its home games in Nippert Stadium, as it has since 1924.
|September 4||4:30 PM||Army||FSN||W 23–17||23,311|
|September 9||3:30 PM||Syracuse *||FSN||W 12–10||17,717|
|September 16||2:00 PM||at No. 4 Wisconsin *||L 25–28 OT||78,749|
|September 23||2:00 PM||at Indiana *||L 6–42||30,075|
|September 30||6:00 PM||at Tulane||L 19–24||22,446|
|October 7||12:00 PM||Houston||ESPN+||W 48–31||17,647|
|October 14||3:30 PM||at Louisville||FSN||L 24–38||39,233|
|October 28||2:00 PM||Miami (OH) *||ESPN+||W 45–15||32,924|
|November 4||1:00 PM||UAB||W 33–21||19,851|
|November 11||2:00 PM||at Memphis||W 13–10||21,862|
|November 18||1:00 PM||Southern Miss||W 27–24||21,958|
|December 27||4:00 PM||vs. Marshall *||ESPN||L 19–24||52,911|
|2000 Cincinnati Bearcats football team roster|
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|Mario Monds||DT||6||186||Washington Redskins|
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