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Virginia and LSU Receivers Transfer to Cincinnati

Cincinnati has been a hotbed for transfers the last few years. From the likes of Mekale McKay, Jeff Luc and Gunner Kiel (I’m sure there are others), UC has been a great place for guys to make a name for themselves and this week two other big name players will be transferring to the team in Clifton. Receiver Avery Peterson is leaving LSU for UC. The former 4-star recruit is the...
Via The Front Office News
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Where Will the Cincinnati Bearcats Play Basketball in 2016-17

If you haven’t heard, the Cincinnati Bearcats are close to approving renovation to the program’s outdated Fifth Third Arena a.k.a the Shoemaker or The Shoe. With the newly renovated Nippert Stadium set to be finished before the upcoming football season starts, the university can turn its attention to the basketball arena. Both moves have been long overdue, but with the Bearcats...
Via The Front Office News
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Gunner Kiel Named A Top 100 Player in College Football

Being a sucker for lists, I clicked over Matt Brown’s list of the top 100 players in college football over on Sports on Earth today. The top 5 featured a couple of Buckeyes and a boatload of defenders, but the most important man on the list to the people who control+f Cincinnati was at number 90. Gunner Kiel was ranked the 90th best player in college football. A month ago he was...
Via Bearcats Blog
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Your Cincinnati Bearcats American Notes

That is probably not the best name for a title, but here we are anyway. The AAC has put out some information pertaining to the Cincinnati Bearcats. This post is a grounds for that information. In my vacation, I have forgotten how to write gripping opening paragraphs. The biggest news of the last day or so has been that the participants for the AAC media day have been announced. Some...
Via Bearcats Blog
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Cincinnati Bearcats Football Season Has New Confidence With Renovated Stadium

Tommy Tuberville’s Cincinnati football program will have a new feeling this season, after completed renovations to Nippert Stadium will have the team playing in an actual home stadium on campus. Home games will actually feel like home games for the first time in his third year as head coach. That could only be good news for a program that, despite having to play their 2014 home...
Via Bearcats Blog
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Patrick Peterson's brother, Avery, transfers to Cincinnati, report says

Former LSU receiver Avery Peterson has landed with the Cincinnati Bearcats according to a report from "This is the right spot for me because I have a great relationship with Coach [Eddie] Gran," Peterson told the site. "He recruited me...
Via The Times Picayune - LSU
10 days ago

Gunner Kiel and Andrew Gantz Appear on Watch Lists

It’s early July, which means one thing for college football: watch lists. This week has seen various awards start leaking out the names of players who are being watched. I actually don’t know what the point of a watch list is, I guess it’s to make people remember that the award exists. If that’s the case, good job awards. A couple of Bearcats have been named to various award...
Via Bearcats Blog
24 days ago  |  Discuss

Cincinnati and UCF Finally Face Each Other In The AAC

The American Athletic Conference, also known as “The American” or the AAC for short, owns a number of compelling subplots this season. Navy joins the league and will force opponents to defend the triple option. Memphis, under Justin Fuente, rose from the ashes last season but also embarrassed itself in the so-called “Miami Beach Brawl” against BYU. The Tigers are an intriguing...
Via The Student Section
26 days ago  |  Discuss

Bloguin Top 50: No. 39 — Cincinnati

Cincinnati Bearcats 2014 Record: 9-4 (lost bowl game) 1 Burning Question – Can the Bearcats’ defense take them to the next level? The second biggest question with Cincinnati is, “Can Gunner Kiel stay healthy?” That’s a fine question, and a pretty important one when one peruses the Bearcats’ quarterback roster. However, the question so burning that it had to be the leader...
Via The Student Section
26 days ago  |  Discuss

Which team will win the American Athletic Conference in 2015?

On Wednesday and Thursday we started our discussion on the AAC and it concludes today. TSS Associate Editor Terry Johnson joins staff writer Kevin Causey and a special rotating guest in our weekly roundtable discussing all things college football. Earlier this week we discussed players to watch and surprise teams in the AAC.  Today we conclude our AAC rountables as we are joined...
Via The Student Section
July 03, 2015  |  Discuss

BYU Football: Too Early Preview: BYU vs Cincinnati

Can BYU make it past its biggest home challenge or will the Cincinnati Bearcats be too much for the Cougars?  On Friday October 16th 2015, BYU and Cincinnati will meet for the first time ever.  Last year Cincinnati finished with a decent 9-4 record and was in a three way tie for first place in the AAC, and lost to Virginia Tech in the Military Bowl. Quarterback Gunner Kiel returns...
Via TornBySports
July 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Photo: Cincinnati’s Football Team Got Sweet New Under Armour Gloves

Cincinnati’s football program will be sporting some new Under Armour gloves this fall.  The Bearcats tweeted a photo of the new gloves – a black pair and a white pair – with some cool graphics on the palm of the gloves.  Check them out:  New @UnderArmour gloves for the football team are in! #UC2UA — Cincinnati Bearcats (@GoBEARCATS) July 1,...
Via College Spun
July 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Cincinnati lands 4-star SG Jarron Cumberland

The Cincinnati Bearcats basketball team has had some great recruiting success in the past few days and on Wednesday they landed their third commitment in the past 48 hours. The latest recruit to commit to the Bearcats was four-star shooting guard Jarron Cumberland. Cumberland made the announcement on social media. Blessed to say I've committed to the University Of Cincinnati
Via Campus Sports Net
July 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Can the Cincinnati Bearcats Make the 2015 College Football Playoff?

Beginning last year, the NCAA changed the look of college football by ending the season with a four-team playoff, rather than the Bowl Championship Series it had used for roughly 15 years. Every team dreams of being one of those four finalists, which would give them a chance to walk away with a National Championship at the end of the season. Based on the way last season went, it...
Via AAC Football Fever
June 29, 2015  |  Discuss

The AAC’s Scheduling Problem and How UC is Stuck in the Middle

Last season, we watched the American Athletic Conference end in a three-way tie between the Memphis Tigers, Central Florida Knights, and the Cincinnati Bearcats, who each finished at 7-1 in the AAC and 9-3 in the regular season. The Bearcats were considered the least of those three teams because they didn’t have a win against the other two and did feature a loss against Memphis...
Via AAC Football Fever
June 22, 2015  |  Discuss

How the Bearcats Can Improve the AAC’s National Image

The youth of American Athletic Conference is such that it tends to be thought of in a very poor light. So much so, that as soon as the Big East folded into a basketball only conference of all the private schools of the former Big East, that this new conference lost it’s spot in the BCS format. The meaning behind that is basically saying that the AAC is the equivalent of the MAC...
Via AAC Football Fever
June 15, 2015  |  Discuss

Cincinnati Bearcats Basketball Player’s Giants Hands Make NCAA Regulation Football Look Tiny

Coreontae DeBerry is a 6-foot-9, 275-pound beast for the Cincinnati Bearcats, and his hands make an NCAA regulation football look miniscule.
Via Gamedayr
May 31, 2015  |  Discuss

Cincinnati Bearcats 2015 Preview and Prediction

Cincinnati enters its third season under coach Tommy Tuberville as the favorite to win the American Athletic Conference. The Bearcats return an...
Via Athlon Sports
May 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Bearcats Add Two From Southern Florida

Most Cincinnati fans have been eagerly awaiting the first commitment to the Class of 2016. It seems like an eternity since National Signing Day and a lot of fans are dying to hear any news regarding football. Tommy Tuberville and staff finally received some good news this week as defensive back Dontye Carriere-Williams committed Tuesday and defensive back Romelo Webster committed...
Via Bearcats Blog
May 15, 2015  |  Discuss

Cincinnati Bearcats To Retire Youk's Number 36

Next Saturday, the University of Cincinnati baseball team will retire uniform #36—worn by Bearcat alum Kevin Youkilis. Youk played for Cincinnati between 1998-2001—before starting his big league career with the Red Sox. All money raised by the number retirement event will go toward a scholarship in Kevin's name. Youkilis became one of the most popular Sox players of the 2000s—with...
Via FenwayNation
May 12, 2015  |  Discuss

’17 Running Back Jordan Merrell Commits to Cincinnati

The Cincinnati Bearcats added a potential weapon to their 2017 recruiting class when Dillard (Fort Lauderdale, FL) running back Jordan Merrell chose to commit on Monday. Merrell chose the Bearcats over Florida Atlantic, Marshall, and Temple. Although he is still two years away from putting on a collegiate uniform, it is never too early to start piling up talent for the future. This...
Via Campus Sports Net
May 11, 2015  |  Discuss

Conference Realignment: Is Cincinnati Next?

My how college football has changed in these last five years. Teams like Nebraska, Colorado, and Utah began the transformation as the first teams to try conference realignment. Since that time, Syracuse, TCU, Louisville, and many others have followed suit. For a time, the Big 12 had 10 teams and the Big Ten had 12 teams. However, it was the former Big East conference took the biggest...
Via AAC Football Fever
April 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Cincinnati's Sanders: Kentucky didn't stop us

Cincinnati’s men’s basketball team fell to Kentucky in the NCAA Tournament’s Third Round Saturday afternoon, 64-51.  The Bearcats played valiantly, but were ultimately doomed by their inability to convert with consistency on the offensive end; they shot 31.7 percent from the field and went 2-of-14 from the 3-point line. This isn’t atypical for a team playing the Wildcats...
Via College Spun
March 21, 2015  |  Discuss

Cincinatti Bearcats Recruit Kahlil Lewis Makes Impressive Jump Out of Pool

The Cincinnati Bearcats have become a pretty entertaining team to watch in recent years. The secret to continued success of course is recruiting and keeping the talent pool stocked, and with the team in need of fresh wide receiver talent this season Florida three star wide receiver Kahlil Lewis could contribute early and often.From the look of a video he has shared with the virtual...
Via FatManWriting
March 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Photos: Cincinnati Wearing Helmets With “Mantraflage” Accents, Military Branch Seals For Bowl Game

When the Cincinnati Bearcats take the field against Virginia Tech on December 27, they’ll be paying homage to both our nation’s military and their apparel provider, adidas. UC, which also announced that it’ll be wearing black uniforms for the contest, has released red “mantraflage” helmets with stickers of all five branches of the military. The lids read “Go Bearcats...
Via College Spun
December 18, 2014  |  Discuss

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