2010 Cincinnati Bearcats football
ConferenceBig East
2010 record4–8 (2–5 Big East)
Head coachButch Jones (1st season)
Offensive coordinatorMike Bajakian
Defensive coordinatorTim Banks/John Jancek
Home stadiumNippert Stadium
(Capacity: 35,097)
Seasons
← 2009
2011 →
2010 Big East football standings
v · d · e Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
Connecticut §   5 2         8 5  
West Virginia §   5 2         9 4  
Pittsburgh §   5 2         8 5  
Syracuse   4 3         8 5  
South Florida   3 4         8 5  
Louisville   3 4         7 6  
Cincinnati   2 5         4 8  
Rutgers   1 6         4 8  
† – BCS representative as champion
§ – Conference co-champions
As of January 11, 2011 • Rankings from AP Poll

The 2010 Cincinnati Bearcats football team represented the University of Cincinnati in the 2010 NCAA Division I FBS college football season. The Bearcats were led by head coach Butch Jones in his 1st season. They played 6 home games at Nippert Stadium and one home game at Paul Brown Stadium. The Bearcats are members of the Big East Conference. Coming off of consecutive Big East championships and BCS bowls, the Bearcats finished the season 4–8, 2–5 in Big East play.

Schedule[edit | edit source]

DateTimeOpponentSiteTVResultAttendance
September 410:00 PMat Fresno State*ESPN2L 14–2837,238[1]
September 1112:00 PMIndiana State*FSN OhioW 40–730,807[2]
September 167:30 PMat North Carolina State*ESPNL 19–3055,934[3]
September 256:00 PMvs. No. 9 Oklahoma*
ESPN2L 29–3158,253[4]
October 97:00 PMMiami (OH)*
ESPN3W 45–333,909[5]
October 158:00 PMat LouisvilleESPNW 35–2755,106[6]
October 228:00 PMSouth Florida
  • Nippert Stadium
  • Cincinnati, OH
ESPN2L 30–3832,670[7]
October 3012:00 PMSyracusedagger
  • Nippert Stadium
  • Cincinnati, OH
ESPNUL 7–3132,072[8]
November 1312:00 PMat West VirginiaBig East NetworkL 10–3756,593[9]
November 207:30 PMRutgers
  • Nippert Stadium
  • Cincinnati, OH
Big East NetworkW 69–3830,265[10]
November 2712:00 PMat ConnecticutBig East NetworkL 17–3840,000[11]
December 412:00 PMPittsburgh
ESPNL 10–2827,496[12]

Game summaries[edit | edit source]

Fresno State[edit | edit source]

1 2 3 4 OT
Cincinnati 7 7 0 0 14
Fresno State 0 14 7 7 28



Indiana State[edit | edit source]

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1 2 3 4 OT
Indiana State 0 7 0 0 7
Cincinnati 3 9 28 0 40



North Carolina State[edit | edit source]

1 2 3 4 OT
Cincinnati 0 7 0 12 19
NC State 14 6 3 7 30



Oklahoma[edit | edit source]

1 2 3 4 OT
#9 Oklahoma 14 3 7 7 31
Cincinnati 3 6 3 17 29



Miami (Ohio)[edit | edit source]

1 2 3 4 OT
Miami 0 3 0 0 3
Cincinnati 28 17 0 0 45



Louisville[edit | edit source]

1 2 3 4 OT
Cincinnati 14 7 7 7 35
Louisville 14 10 0 3 27



South Florida[edit | edit source]

1 2 3 4 OT
South Florida 0 17 14 7 38
Cincinnati 3 10 3 14 30



Syracuse[edit | edit source]

1 2 3 4 OT
Syracuse 0 17 7 7 31
Cincinnati 0 7 0 0 7



West Virginia[edit | edit source]

1 2 3 4 OT
Cincinnati 0 3 7 0 10
West Virginia 14 16 7 0 37



Rutgers[edit | edit source]

1 2 3 4 OT
Rutgers 10 14 7 7 38
Cincinnati 20 21 14 14 69



Connecticut[edit | edit source]

1 2 3 4 OT
Cincinnati 3 7 0 7 17
Connecticut 7 14 0 17 38



Pittsburgh[edit | edit source]

1 2 3 4 OT
Pittsburgh 7 14 0 7 28
Cincinnati 0 10 0 0 10



Awards and milestones[edit | edit source]

Big East Conference honors[edit | edit source]

Offensive player of the week[edit | edit source]

  • Week 6: Armon Binns[13]

Big East Conference All-Conference First Team[edit | edit source]

[14]

Big East Conference All-Conference Second Team[edit | edit source]

  • D.J. Woods, WR
  • Jason Kelce, OL
  • Ben Guidugli, TE
  • Isaiah Pead, RB

  • J.K. Schaffer, LB

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Players in the 2011 NFL Draft[edit | edit source]

Player Position Round Pick NFL Club
Jason Kelce C 6 191 Philadelphia Eagles

References[edit | edit source]

  1. "Cincinnati Bearcats vs. Fresno State Bulldogs Box Score". ESPN.com. Archived from the original on November 8, 2010. https://web.archive.org/web/20101108161415/http://espn.go.com/ncf/boxscore?gameId=302470278. Retrieved October 22, 2010.
  2. "Indiana State Sycamores vs. Cincinnati Bearcats Box Score". ESPN.com. Archived from the original on September 14, 2010. https://web.archive.org/web/20100914034736/http://espn.go.com/ncf/boxscore?gameId=302542132. Retrieved October 22, 2010.
  3. "Cincinnati Bearcats vs. North Carolina State Wolfpack Box Score". ESPN.com. Archived from the original on September 22, 2010. https://web.archive.org/web/20100922133031/http://espn.go.com/ncf/boxscore?gameId=302590152. Retrieved October 22, 2010.
  4. "Oklahoma Sooners vs. Cincinnati Bearcats Box Score". ESPN.com. Archived from the original on September 30, 2010. https://web.archive.org/web/20100930170925/http://espn.go.com/ncf/boxscore?gameId=302682132. Retrieved October 22, 2010.
  5. "Miami (OH) RedHawks vs. Cincinnati Bearcats Box Score". ESPN.com. Archived from the original on October 12, 2010. https://web.archive.org/web/20101012192252/http://espn.go.com/ncf/boxscore?gameId=302822132. Retrieved October 22, 2010.
  6. "Cincinnati Bearcats vs. Louisville Cardinals Box Score". ESPN.com. Archived from the original on October 19, 2010. https://web.archive.org/web/20101019054705/http://espn.go.com/ncf/boxscore?gameId=302880097. Retrieved October 22, 2010.
  7. "South Florida Bulls vs. Cincinnati Bearcats Box Score". ESPN.com. Archived from the original on October 25, 2010. https://web.archive.org/web/20101025151720/http://espn.go.com/ncf/boxscore?gameId=302952132. Retrieved October 22, 2010.
  8. "Syracuse Orange vs. Cincinnati Bearcats Box Score". ESPN.com. http://espn.go.com/ncf/boxscore?gameId=303032132. Retrieved September 10, 2011.
  9. "Cincinnati Bearcats vs. West Virginia Mountaineers Box Score". ESPN.com. http://espn.go.com/ncf/boxscore?gameId=303170277. Retrieved September 10, 2011.
  10. "Rutgers Scarlet Knights vs. Cincinnati Bearcats Box Score". ESPN.com. http://espn.go.com/ncf/boxscore?gameId=303242132. Retrieved September 10, 2011.
  11. "Cincinnati Bearcats vs. Connecticut Huskies Box Score". ESPN.com. http://espn.go.com/ncf/boxscore?gameId=303310041. Retrieved September 10, 2011.
  12. "Pittsburgh Panthers vs. Cincinnati Bearcats Box Score". ESPN.com. http://espn.go.com/ncf/boxscore?gameId=303382132. Retrieved September 10, 2011.
  13. "2010 Big East All-Conference Teams". UC Athletics. https://gobearcats.com/documents/2011/9/2/11FB_Supplement.pdf. Retrieved December 22, 2018.
  14. 14.0 14.1 "2010 Big East All-Conference Teams". True Blue UConn. http://bloguin.com/trueblueuconn/test/2010-big-east-postseason-football-honors-2.html. Retrieved December 22, 2018.
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