American Football Database
American Football Database
1955 Cincinnati Bearcats football
1955 record1–6–2
Head coachGeorge Blackburn (1st season)
CaptainJoe Miller
Home stadiumNippert Stadium
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Template:1955 Midwestern college football independents records The 1955 Cincinnati Bearcats football team was an American football team that represented the University of Cincinnati as an independent during the 1955 college football season. In their first year under head coach George Blackburn, the Bearcats compiled a 1–6–2 and were outscored by a total of 199 to 97.[1][2]


September 24DaytonL 14–15
October 1at Pacific (CA)
L 13–27
October 8Xavier
  • Nippert Stadium
  • Cincinnati, OH (Rivalry)
L 0–37
October 15Marquette
  • Nippert Stadium
  • Cincinnati, OH
W 13–12
October 22at TulsaT 21–21
October 29Detroit
  • Nippert Stadium
  • Cincinnati, OH
T 0–0
November 5at Wichita
L 16–20
November 12Hardin–Simmons
  • Nippert Stadium
  • Cincinnati, OH
L 20–53
November 24Miami (OH)
L 0–14