Selection Snapshot: Cincinnati Bearcats

Cincinnati takes on UConn this weekend and must beat the Huskies to keep pace with Rutgers and Louisville for Russell Athletic Bowl contention.

Record: 8-3
Record vs. Bowl-Eligible Teams (6-6 or better): 2-3
Key Wins: Virginia Tech (27-24), Syracuse (35-24)
Key Losses: @ Louisville (34-31 OT), Rutgers (10-3)
Last Bowl Appearance: Auto Zone Liberty Bowl vs. Vanderbilt
Last Orlando Bowl Appearance: N/A

Top Players:

  • George Winn, RB: 1,134 rushing yards (#1 in the Big East), 11 TD (#2 in the Big East)
  • Munchie Legaux, QB: 2051 total yards, 1716 passing yards, 13 TD, 335 rushing yards, 4 TD
  • Greg Blair, LB: 115 total tackles (Tied for #1 in the Big East), 6.5 tackles for loss, 2 Interceptions
  • Travis Kelce, TE: 530 receiving yards, 5 TD, averaged 15.14 yards per catch

Series Record vs. Possible Opponents:

vs. Virginia Tech: 5-5, Last meeting 9/29/2012 -- won 27-24
vs. Georgia Tech: No previous meetings
vs. North Carolina State: 1-1, Last Meeting 9/22-2011 -- won 44-14
vs. Florida State: 0-6, Last meeting 11/10/1990 -- lost 70-21
vs. Clemson: No previous meetings
vs. Duke: No previous meetings

About The Author

Trey Dyer
Trey Dyer Digital Media Assistant

Trey (Orlando, Fla.) joins FCSports in 2012 after graduating from American University with a degree in Broadcast Journalism. He has previously spent time as a beat writer in Washington, DC, and working in event coordination at Disney's ESPN Wide World of Sports.

Trey loves the Florida Gators, the Orlando Magic and catching fish in Florida's many waterways.