2001 Cincinnati Bearcats football team

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2001 Cincinnati Bearcats football
Cincinnati University Bearcats textlogo.svg
Motor City Bowl, L 1623 vs. Toledo
Conference Conference USA
2001 record75 (52 C-USA)
Head coach
Offensive coordinator Dave Baldwin (1st season)
Defensive coordinator A. J. Christoff (1st season)
Home stadium Nippert Stadium
(Capacity: 35,097)
Seasons
  2000
2002  
2001 Conference USA football standings
Conf  Overall
Team W L    W L 
No. 17 Louisville $ 61    112 
Cincinnati  52    75 
UAB  52    65 
East Carolina  52    66 
Southern Miss  43    65 
TCU  43    66 
Memphis  34    56 
Army  25    38 
Tulane  16    39 
Houston  07    011 
  • $ Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 2001 Cincinnati Bearcats football team represented the University of Cincinnati in the 2001 NCAA Division I-A football season. The team, coached by Rick Minter, played its home games in Nippert Stadium, as it has since 1924.

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Schedule

DateTimeOpponentSiteTVResultAttendance
September 22:30 pm Purdue * ESPN2 L 14–1935,097
September 81:00 pmat Army W 24–2127,157
September 222:00 pmat Miami (OH) *L 14–2125,036
October 67:00 pm Tulane
  • Nippert Stadium
  • Cincinnati, OH
W 46–3320,091
October 135:00 pmat UAB W 31–1714,417
October 208:00 pmat Houston W 29–2816,107
October 272:00 pm Louisville
ESPN+ L 13–2831,004
November 31:00 pm Connecticut *
  • Nippert Stadium
  • Cincinnati, OH
W 45–2817,588
November 103:30 pm East Carolina
  • Nippert Stadium
  • Cincinnati, OH
ESPN L 26–2819,504
November 242:00 pmat Memphis W 36–3426,395
December 11:00 pm Louisiana-Monroe *
  • Nippert Stadium
  • Cincinnati, OH
W 42–1015,047
December 2912:00 pmvs. No. 25 Toledo * ESPN L 16–2344,164
  • *Non-conference game
  • Rankings from AP Poll released prior to the game
  • All times are in Eastern time

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Players in the 2002 NFL Draft

PlayerPositionRoundPickNFL club
Lavar Glover CB 7212 Pittsburgh Steelers

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