American Football Database
American Football Database
1950 Cincinnati Bearcats football
Sun Bowl, L 13–14 vs. West Texas State
ConferenceMid-American Conference
1950 record8–4 (3–1 MAC)
Head coachSid Gillman (2nd season)
CaptainPete St. Clair
Home stadiumNippert Stadium
← 1949
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Template:1950 Mid-American Conference football standings The 1950 Cincinnati Bearcats football team was an American football team that represented the University of Cincinnati as a member of the Mid-American Conference (MAC) during the 1950 college football season. The Bearcats were lead by head coach Sid Gillman and compiled a 8–4 record. The Bearcats would lose to West Texas State in the Sun Bowl[1]


September 16Texas Western*W 32–0
September 23Hardin–Simmons*
  • Nippert Stadium
  • Cincinnati, OH
W 9–7
September 30at William & Mary*L 14–20
October 7Louisville*
  • Nippert Stadium
  • Cincinnati, OH
W 28–20
October 14at No. 5 Kentucky*L 7–41
October 21at Western Michigan
  • Waldo Stadium
  • Kalamazoo, MI
W 27–6
October 28Western Reserve
  • Nippert Stadium
  • Cincinnati, OH
W 48–6
November 4Ohio
  • Nippert Stadium
  • Cincinnati, OH
W 23–0
October 6Pacific*
  • Nippert Stadium
  • Cincinnati, OH
W 14–7
November 18Xavier*
  • Nippert Stadium
  • Cincinnati, OH (Rivalry)
W 33–20
November 25Miami (OH)
L 0–28
January 1, 1951vs. West Texas State*
L 13–14
  • *Non-conference game
  • Rankings from Coaches' Poll released prior to the game