American Football Database
American Football Database
1952 Cincinnati Bearcats football
MAC champion
ConferenceMid-American Conference
1952 record8–1–1 (3–0 MAC)
Head coachSid Gillman (4th season)
CaptainGlenn Sample
Home stadiumNippert Stadium
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Template:1952 Mid-American Conference football standings The 1952 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 1952 college football season. The Bearcats were lead by head coach Sid Gillman and compiled a 8–1–1 record and were named MAC Champions.[1]


September 20Dayton*W 25–0
September 27Kansas State*
  • Nippert Stadium
  • Cincinnati, OH
W 13–6
October 4at Tulsa*T 14–14
October 11Xavier*
  • Nippert Stadium
  • Cincinnati, OH (Rivalry)
W 20–13
October 18Wabash*
  • Nippert Stadium
  • Cincinnati, OH
W 27–7
October 25Kentucky*
  • Nippert Stadium
  • Cincinnati, OH
L 6–14
November 1at Western Reserve
  • Clarke Field
  • Cleveland, OH
W 41–2
November 8Ohiodagger
  • Nippert Stadium
  • Cincinnati, OH
W 41–7
November 15Washington and Lee*
  • Nippert Stadium
  • Cincinnati, OH
W 54–0
November 27Miami (OH)
W 34–9
  • *Non-conference game
  • daggerHomecoming



Template:Mid-American Conference football champions