2005 Cincinnati Bearcats football team

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2005 Cincinnati Bearcats football
Cincinnati University Bearcats textlogo.svg
Conference Big East
2005 record 4–7 (2–5 Big East)
Head coach Mark Dantonio
Home stadium Nippert Stadium
(Capacity: 35,097)
Seasons
« 2004 2006 »
2005 Big East football standings
Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
#5 West Virginia   7 0         11 1  
#19 Louisville   5 2         9 3  
South Florida   4 3         6 6  
Rutgers   4 3         8 5  
Pittsburgh   4 3         5 6  
Cincinnati   2 5         4 7  
Connecticut   2 5         5 6  
Syracuse   0 7         1 10  
† – BCS representative as champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 2005 Cincinnati Bearcats football team represented the University of Cincinnati in the 2005 NCAA Division I FBS football season. The team, coached by Mark Dantonio, played its home games in Nippert Stadium, as it has since 1924.

Schedule[edit]

Date Time Opponent# Rank# Site TV Result Attendance
September 1 7:00 PM Eastern Michigan* Nippert StadiumCincinnati, OH W 28–26   21,458
September 10 12:00 PM at Penn State* Beaver StadiumState College, PA ESPN+ L 24–42   98,727
September 17 7:00 PM Western Carolina* Nippert Stadium • Cincinnati, OH W 7–3   22,637
September 28 7:00 PM at Miami (OH)* Nippert Stadium • Cincinnati, OH (Victory Bell) ESPN2 L 16–44   19,163
October 8 2:00 PM at Pittsburgh Heinz FieldPittsburgh, PA (River City Rivalry) L 20–38   30,343
October 15 4:00 PM Connecticut Nippert Stadium • Cincinnati, OH W 28–17   21,039
October 22 12:00 PM Louisville Nippert Stadium • Cincinnati, OH (The Keg of Nails) ESPNU L 22–46   21,086
October 29 12:00 PM at Syracuse Carrier DomeSyracuse, NY WXIX W 22–16   42,457
November 9 7:30 PM #16 West Virginia Nippert Stadium • Cincinnati, OH ESPN2 L 0–38   25,893
November 19 12:00 PM at South Florida Raymond James StadiumTampa, FL WBQC L 16–31   27,204
November 26 1:00 PM at Rutgers Rutgers StadiumPiscataway, NJ L 9–44   34,611
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll. All times are in Eastern Time.

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