Originally written on Bearcats Blog  |  Last updated 11/17/12
In many ways the Bearcats 10-3 loss to Rutgers was a repeat of last season. The Rutgers offense ran the ball right down Cincinnati's throat for 4 quarters. Last year Rutgers had 203 yards. This year Rutgers ran for 235. Savon Huggins ran for 179 yards on 41 carries. The loss drops UC to 7-3, 3-2 in the Big East. Even with miracle scenarios of Rutgers and Louisville losing to bad teams, UC lost to both of them.  The script from last year was followed by the offense as well. Rutgers shut down the running game. 28 carries for 90 yards is all UC could muster. Brendon Kay was forced to air it out. He threw a couple of INTs, one of them was especially crushing, and was generally inaccurate. UC scored 3 points as well, just like last year.  Here are 6 thoughts about the game. I don't feel like doing 10.  Since this bothers me now, Cincinnati should have kicked a field goal with 45 seconds left. The Bearcats had the ball at the 20 and they needed 2 scores. Instead, Kay gets sack...
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