American Football Database
American Football Database
1976 Cincinnati Bearcats football
ConferenceIndependent
1976 record8–3
Head coachTony Mason (4th season)
CaptainMike Woods, Howie Kurnick
Home stadiumNippert Stadium
Seasons
← 1975
1977 →
1976 NCAA Division I Independents football records
v · d · e Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
No. 1 Pittsburgh         12 0 0
No. 17 Rutgers         11 0 0
San Diego State         10 1 0
No. 12 Notre Dame         9 3 0
Colgate         8 2 0
Boston College         8 3 0
Cincinnati         8 3 0
Memphis State         7 4 0
North Texas State         7 4 0
Penn State         7 5 0
Villanova         6 4 1
South Carolina         6 5 0
Virginia Tech         6 5 0
Army         5 6 0
Florida State         5 6 0
Illinois State         5 6 0
Richmond         5 6 0
West Virginia         5 6 0
Georgia Tech         4 6 1
Temple         4 6 0
Air Force         4 7 0
Dayton         4 7 0
Louisville         4 7 0
Navy         4 7 0
Indiana State         3 7 0
Hawaii         3 8 0
Holy Cross         3 8 0
Miami (FL)         3 8 0
Syracuse         3 8 0
Utah State         3 8 0
Northeast Louisiana         2 9 0
Southern Miss         2 9 0
Tulane         2 9 0
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1976 Cincinnati Bearcats football team represented University of Cincinnati during 1976 NCAA Division I-A football season. The Bearcats, led by head coach Tony Mason, participated as independent and played their home games at Nippert Stadium.

Schedule

DateOpponentRankSiteResult
September 11at TulaneW 21–14
September 18at Southwestern LouisianaL 3–7
September 25Miami (OH)W 17–0
October 2at Southern Miss
W 28–21
October 9at Arizona StateW 14–0
October 16Tulsa
  • Nippert Stadium
  • Cincinnati, OH
W 16–7
October 30No. 7 GeorgiaNo. 20L 17–31
November 6No. 6 Maryland
L 0–21
November 13Ohio
  • Nippert Stadium
  • Cincinnati, OH
W 35–0
November 20Vanderbilt
  • Nippert Stadium
  • Cincinnati, OH
W 33–7
November 27at Louisville
  • Nippert Stadium
  • Cincinnati, OH (Keg of Nails)
W 20–6

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