|1897 Cincinnati football|
|Head coach||Tom Fennell (1st season)|
|Home stadium||Union Ball Park|
The 1897 Cincinnati football team was an American football team that represented the University of Cincinnati as an independent during the 1897 college football season. In their first season under head coach Tom Fennell, the Bearcats compiled a 9–1–1 record. William Bass was the team captain. The team played its home games at Union Ball Park in Cincinnati.
- ↑ "Cincinnati Yearly Results (1895-1899)". College Football Data Warehouse. David DeLassus. https://www.cfbdatawarehouse.com/data/active/c/cincinnati/1895-1899_yearly_results.php. Retrieved August 23, 2019.
- ↑ "2009 University of Cincinnati Football Media Guide". gobearcats.com. University of Cincinnati. 2009. https://gobearcats.com/documents/2015/4/30/09fbguide_151-198.pdf. Retrieved August 23, 2019.