1896 Cincinnati football team

1896 Cincinnati football
ConferenceIndependent
1896 record4–3–1
Head coachWilliam A. Reynolds (1st season)
Home stadiumUnion Ball Park
Seasons
← 1895
1897 →

The 1896 Cincinnati football team was an American football team that represented the University of Cincinnati as an independent during the 1896 college football season. In their first season under head coach William A. Reynolds, the Bearcats compiled a 4–3–1 record. The team played its home games at Union Ball Park in Cincinnati.[1][2]

Schedule

DateOpponentSiteResult
October 2Miami (OH)L 4–6
October 10Ohio State
  • Union Ball Park
  • Cincinnati, OH
W 8–6
October 17Ohio
  • Union Ball Park
  • Cincinnati, OH
W 52–0
October 24Ohio Wesleyan
  • Union Ball Park
  • Cincinnati, OH
W 6–0
November 14at Indiana
L 0–16
November 21Carlisle
  • Union Ball Park
  • Cincinnati, OH
L 0–28
November 26at WittenbergSpringfield, OHW 6–0
November 28Centre
  • Union Ball Park
  • Cincinnati, OH
T 12–12

  1. ^ "Cincinnati Yearly Results (1895-1899)". College Football Data Warehouse. David DeLassus. Retrieved August 23, 2019.
  2. ^ "2009 University of Cincinnati Football Media Guide" (PDF). gobearcats.com. University of Cincinnati. 2009. Retrieved August 23, 2019.