American Football Database
American Football Database
1984 Cincinnati Bearcats football
ConferenceIndependent
1984 record2–9
Head coachDave Currey (1st season)
CaptainTroy Bodine, Tom Egenoff
Home stadiumNippert Stadium
Seasons
← 1983
1985 →
1984 Division I-A independents football records
v · d · e Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
No. 5 Boston College           10 2 0
No. 11 South Carolina           10 2 0
Army           8 3 1
Rutgers           7 3 0
No. 17 Florida State           7 3 2
Virginia Tech           8 4 0
West Virginia           8 4 0
No. 18 Miami (FL)           8 5 0
Notre Dame           7 5 0
Southwestern Louisiana           6 5 0
Penn State           6 5 0
Syracuse           6 5 0
Temple           6 5 0
Memphis           5 5 1
Navy           4 6 1
Southern Miss           4 7 0
Pittsburgh           3 7 1
Tulane           3 8 0
Cincinnati           2 9 0
East Carolina           2 9 0
Louisville           2 9 0
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1984 Cincinnati Bearcats football team represented the University of Cincinnati during the 1984 NCAA Division I-A football season. The Bearcats, led by first-year head coach Dave Currey, participated as independent and played their home games at Nippert Stadium. Despite Nippert being the home field of the Bearcats, for this season the Bearcats played more game at the downtown Riverfront Stadium.

Schedule

DateOpponentSiteResult
September 8AkronW 28–27
September 15Youngstown State
  • Nippert Stadium
  • Cincinnati, OH
L 23–27
September 22at Memphis StateL 7–47
September 29at RutgersL 15–43
October 13No. 10 Miami (FL)
L 25–49
October 20at No. 17 FloridaL 17–48
October 27Louisville
  • Riverfront Stadium
  • Cincinnati, OH (Keg of Nails)
W 40–21
November 3at TempleL 10–42
November 10at No. 20 AuburnL 0–60
November 17Alabama
  • Riverfront Stadium
  • Cincinnati, OH
L 7–29
November 22Miami (OH)
L 26–31
  • Rankings from AP Poll released prior to the game

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