American Football Database
American Football Database
1969 Cincinnati Bearcats football
ConferenceMissouri Valley Conference
1969 record4–6 (2–3 MVC)
Head coachRay Callahan (1st season)
CaptainBob Merkich, Jim Nelson
Home stadiumNippert Stadium
← 1968
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Template:1969 Missouri Valley Conference football standings The 1969 Cincinnati Bearcats football team represented University of Cincinnati during the 1969 NCAA University Division football season. The Bearcats, led by first-year head coach Ray Callahan, participated in the Missouri Valley Conference (MVC) and played their home games at Nippert Stadium.


September 13at West Virginia*L 11–57
September 20William & Mary*W 26–18
October 4Xavier*
  • Nippert Stadium
  • Cincinnati, OH (Rivalry)
W 17–14
October 11Memphis State
  • Nippert Stadium
  • Cincinnati, OH (Rivalry)
L 6–52
October 18Wichita State
  • Nippert Stadium
  • Cincinnati, OH
W 21–14
October 25at TulsaL 24–40
November 1North Texas State
  • Nippert Stadium
  • Cincinnati, OH
L 30–31
November 8at Louisville
  • Cardinal Stadium
  • Louisville, KY (Keg of Nails)
W 31–21
November 15at Ohio*
L 6–46
November 22Miami (OH)*
L 20–36
  • *Non-conference game