Cincinnati Bearcats

Charles McClelland’s career at UC has been injury-plagued but now one of top rushers; led team to win over USF last Saturday

CINCINNATI – Redshirt senior running back Charles McClelland rushed for career-high 179 yards and two touchdowns, including the go-ahead 35-yard score with 9:24 remaining, to lift the No. 24-ranked Cincinnati football team to a 28-24 victory over South Florida on Saturday at Nippert Stadium. McClelland, a Homerville, Ga., […]

Looking Back At UC Football: LB Ivan Pace Jr. Named Bednarik Award National Player of the Week

September 27, 2022 Cincinnati’s senior linebacker tabbed nation’s best defensive player following Indiana win CINCINNATI – Cincinnati senior linebacker Ivan Pace Jr. collected National Player of the Week honors from the Chuck Bednarik Award on Tuesday. The Bednarik Award is given to the nation’s top defensive player. Pace Jr. […]

Looking Back At UC Football: QB Ben Bryant Earns Spot on Davey O’Brien Award’s Great 8 List

September 26, 2022 CINCINNATI — Cincinnati senior quarterback Ben Bryant was named to the Davey O’Brien Award’s Great 8 List as one of the top-performing quarterbacks in the country following his Indiana performance. Bryant had as many touchdowns as incompletions in the first half, going 17-of-21 for 314 […]

Looking Back At UC Football: Mason Fletcher Named AAC Special Teams Player of the Week

September 19, 2022 CINCINNATI – Cincinnati sophomore punter Mason Fletcher was named American Athletic Conference Special Teams Player of the Week on Monday by the league. The Melbourne, Australia native averaged an impressive 48.2 yards per punt on five tries against Miami (Ohio) in a 38-17 victory on Saturday. […]

Looking Back at UC Football: Bearcats win 16th straight vs. Miami Redhawks with 31 unanswered points

September 17, 2022 CINCINNATI – Behind 337 yards and two touchdowns from redshirt senior quarterback Ben Bryant and a second-half shutout, Cincinnati used 31 unanswered points to run away from Miami (Ohio) 38-17 in the 126th Battle of the Victory Bell. Cincinnati won its 16th consecutive game in the […]

UC Bearcats earn 21st straight home opener win, 63-10 over Kennesaw State

September 10, 2022 Cincinnati extends its active home-winning streak to 28 games CINCINNATI – Senior quarterback Ben Bryant tossed three touchdowns and Cincinnati’s vaunted Blackcats defense added two more, while holding Kennesaw State’s triple-option offense to only 142 rushing yards in a 63-10 home opener win on Saturday. The […]

UC Football News: #22 Bearcats despite slow start, show great promise in loss at #19 Arkansas Razorbacks, 31-24

September 03, 2022 FAYETTEVILLE, Ark.  – The No. 23-ranked Cincinnati football team battled No. 19 Arkansas tough in front of the seventh-largest crowd in Donald W. Reynolds Razorback Stadium history before ultimately falling 31-24 on Saturday.  Senior quarterback Ben Bryant tossed for 325 yards and two touchdowns, while sophomore […]