2014 Cincinnati Bearcats football team

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2014 Cincinnati Bearcats football
Cincinnati University Bearcats textlogo.svg
American Athletic co-champion
Conference American Athletic Conference
2014 record 9–4 (7–1 The American)
Head coach Tommy Tuberville (2nd year)
Offensive coordinator Eddie Gran (2nd year)
Co-defensive coordinator Robert Prunty (2nd year)
Co-defensive coordinator Hank Hughes (1st year)
Home stadium Paul Brown Stadium
(Capacity: 65,535)
Seasons
« 2013 2015 »
2014 American Athletic Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
#25 Memphis +   7 1         10 3  
Cincinnati +   7 1         9 4  
UCF +   7 1         9 4  
East Carolina   5 3         8 5  
Houston   5 3         8 5  
Temple   4 4         6 6  
South Florida   3 5         4 8  
Tulane   2 6         3 9  
Tulsa   2 6         2 10  
Connecticut   1 7         2 10  
SMU   1 7         1 11  
  • + – Conference co-champions
Rankings from AP Poll

The 2014 Cincinnati Bearcats football team represented the University of Cincinnati in the 2014 NCAA Division I FBS football season. The team played its home games at Paul Brown Stadium in Cincinnati, Ohio due to the renovation at Nippert Stadium, which will be completed at the start of the 2015 football season. The Bearcats were led by second-year head coach Tommy Tuberville. They finished the season 9–4, 7–1 in AAC play to finish in a three way tie for the America Athletic championship. They were invited to the Military Bowl where they lost to Virginia Tech.

Schedule[edit]

Date Time Opponent Site TV Result Attendance
September 12 7:00 PM Toledo* Paul Brown StadiumCincinnati, OH ESPNU W 58–34   31,912
September 20 7:00 PM Miami (OH)*dagger Paul Brown Stadium • Cincinnati, OH (119th Battle for the Victory Bell) CBSSN W 31–24   41,926
September 27 6:00 PM at No. 22 Ohio State* Ohio StadiumColumbus, OH BTN L 28–50   108,362
October 4 7:00 PM Memphis Paul Brown Stadium • Cincinnati, OH CBSSN L 14–41   25,456
October 11 12:00 PM at Miami (FL)* Sun Life StadiumMiami Gardens, FL ACCRSN L 34–55   43,953
October 18 3:30 PM at SMU Gerald J. Ford StadiumUniversity Park, TX CBSSN W 41–3   16,849
October 24 7:00 PM South Florida Paul Brown Stadium • Cincinnati, OH ESPN2 W 34–17   30,024
October 31 8:00 PM at Tulane Yulman StadiumNew Orleans, LA ESPN2 W 38–14   21,414
November 13 7:00 PM East Carolina Paul Brown Stadium • Cincinnati, OH ESPN2 W 54–46   19,113
November 22 8:00 PM at Connecticut Rentschler FieldEast Hartford, CT CBSSN W 41–0   24,012
November 29 12:00 PM at Temple Lincoln Financial FieldPhiladelphia, PA ESPNews W 14–6   21,255
December 6 12:00 PM Houston Paul Brown Stadium • Cincinnati, OH ESPN W 38–31   24,606
December 27 1:00 PM vs. Virginia Tech* Navy–Marine Corps Memorial StadiumAnnapolis, MD (Military Bowl) ESPN L 17–33   34,277
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll released prior to game. All times are in Eastern Time.
Schedule Source:[1]

Game notes[edit]

Toledo[edit]

1 2 3 4 Total
Rockets 0 14 17 3 34
Bearcats 20 21 0 17 58
  • Location: Cincinnati, OH
  • Game start: 7:00 PM
  • Game attendance: 31,912
  • Referee: Jeff Maconaghy
  • TV announcers (ESPNU): Eamon McAnaney, Dan Hawkins, Niki Noto
Overall record Last meeting Result
4–3 2012 TOL, 29–23

Miami (Ohio)[edit]

119th Battle for the Victory Bell
1 2 3 4 Total
RedHawks 7 7 7 3 24
Bearcats 7 17 7 0 31
  • Location: Cincinnati, OH
  • Game start: 7:00 PM
  • Game attendance: 41,926
  • Referee: Mark Kluczynski
  • TV announcers (CBSSN): Dave Ryan, Corey Chavous, Lauren Gardner
Overall record Last meeting Result
52–59–7 2013 CIN, 14–0

Ohio State[edit]

1 2 3 4 Total
Bearcats 7 14 7 0 28
#22 Buckeyes 23 7 13 7 50
  • Location: Columbus, OH
  • Game start: 6:00 PM
  • Game attendance: 108,362
  • Referee: Daniel Capron
  • TV announcers (BTN): Thom Brennaman, Glen Mason, Lisa Byington
Overall record Last meeting Result
2–13 2006 OSU, 37–7

Memphis[edit]

1 2 3 4 Total
Tigers 24 3 14 0 41
Bearcats 7 0 7 0 14
  • Location: Cincinnati, OH
  • Game start: 7:00 PM
  • Game attendance: 25,456
  • Referee: Ed Ardito
  • TV announcers (CBSSN): Dave Ryan, Corey Chavous, Lauren Gardner
Overall record Last meeting Result
13–18 2013 CIN, 34–21

Miami (FL)[edit]

1 2 3 4 Total
Bearcats 7 3 3 21 34
Hurricanes 14 10 17 14 55
  • Location: Miami Gardens, FL
  • Game start: 12:00 PM
  • Game attendance: 43,953
  • Referee: John McDaid
  • TV announcers (ACCRSN): Chip Carey, Jim Grobe, Hans Heiserer
Overall record Last meeting Result
1–10 1998 MIA, 38–12

SMU[edit]

1 2 3 4 Total
Bearcats 6 22 3 10 41
Mustangs 3 0 0 0 3
  • Location: University Park, TX
  • Game start: 2:30
  • Game attendance: 16,849
  • Referee: Todd LaPenta
  • TV announcers (CBSSN): Dave Ryan, Corey Chavous, Lauren Gardner
Overall record Last meeting Result
1–0 2013 CIN, 28–25

South Florida[edit]

1 2 3 4 Total
Bulls 3 0 0 14 17
Bearcats 10 10 0 14 34
  • Location: Cincinnati, OH
  • Game start: 7:00 PM
  • Game attendance: 30,024
  • Referee: Michael Roche
  • TV announcers (ESPN2): Dave Lamont, Ray Bentley
Overall record Last meeting Result
7–4 2013 USF, 26–20

Tulane[edit]

1 2 3 4 Total
Bearcats 10 14 7 7 38
Green Wave 0 0 14 0 14
  • Location: New Orleans, LA
  • Game start: 7:00 PM
  • Game attendance: 21,414
  • Referee: Tracy Jones
  • TV announcers (ESPN2): Dave Flemming, Danny Kanell, Allison Williams
Overall record Last meeting Result
3–11 2002 TUL, 35–17

East Carolina[edit]

1 2 3 4 Total
Pirates 6 14 7 19 46
Bearcats 14 17 7 16 54
  • Location: Cincinnati, OH
  • Game start: 7:00 PM
  • Game attendance: 19,113
  • Game weather: 27 F
  • Referee: John McDaid
  • TV announcers (ESPN2): Mark Neely, Gene Chizik, Kayce Smith
Overall record Last meeting Result
5–12 2004 CIN, 24–19

Connecticut[edit]

1 2 3 4 Total
Bearcats 7 20 14 0 41
Huskies 0 0 0 0 0
  • Location: East Hartford, CT
  • Game start: 8:00 PM
  • Game attendance: 24,012
  • Referee: Michael Roche
  • TV announcers (CBSSN): Dave Ryan, Corey Chavous, Lauren Gardner
Overall record Last meeting Result
8–2 2013 CIN, 41–16

Temple[edit]

1 2 3 4 Total
Bearcats 0 14 0 0 14
Owls 3 0 3 0 6
  • Location: Philadelphia, PA
  • Game start: 12:00 PM
  • Game attendance: 21,255
  • Referee: Tracy Jones
  • TV announcers (ESPNews): Wayne Randazzo, Brian Kinchen
Overall record Last meeting Result
6–9–1 2013 CIN, 38–20

Houston[edit]

1 2 3 4 Total
Cougars 7 3 7 14 31
• Bearcats 7 14 14 3 38
  • Location: Cincinnati, OH
  • Game start: 12:00 PM
  • Game attendance: 24,606
  • Referee: Michael Roche
  • TV announcers (ESPN): Sean McDonough, Chris Spielman, Todd McShay
Overall record Last meeting Result
9–13 2013 CIN, 24–17

Virginia Tech[edit]

1 2 3 4 Total
Bearcats 7 3 0 7 17
Hokies 7 6 14 6 33
  • Location: Annapolis, MD
  • Game start: 1:00 PM
  • Television network: ESPN
Overall record Last meeting Result
5–5 2012 CIN, 27–24

Personnel[edit]

2014 Cincinnati Bearcats football team roster
Players Coaches
Offense
Pos. # Name Class
WR 2 McKay, MekaleMekale McKay Jr
WR 3 Holton, JohnnyJohnny Holton Redshirt.svg Jr
QB 4 Legaux, MunchieMunchie Legaux Redshirt.svg Sr
RB 7 Green, TionTion Green Injured Jr
WR 8 Gladney, CaseyCasey Gladney Jr
QB 10 Moore, HaydenHayden Moore Fr
TE 10 Golic, JakeJake Golic Sr
QB 11 Kiel, GunnerGunner Kiel Redshirt.svg So
QB 12 Evans, JarredJarred Evans (S) Jr
WR 15 Moore, ChrisChris Moore Redshirt.svg Jr
QB 16 Colosimo, MichaelMichael Colosimo Redshirt.svg Jr
TE 18 Cogswell, TylerTyler Cogswell Redshirt.svg So
WR 19 Washington, ShaqShaq Washington Redshirt.svg Jr
WR 20 Johnson, TshumbiTshumbi Johnson Injured Redshirt.svg Fr
RB 21 Moore, RodRod Moore Sr
RB 23 Williams, HoseyHosey Williams Sr
RB 25 Rice, RobRob Rice Injured Redshirt.svg Jr
RB 26 Brown, BobbyBobby Brown Fr
RB 27 Boone, MikeMike Boone Fr
RB 30 Banschbach, ChadChad Banschbach Redshirt.svg Fr
FB 38 Crook, LindsayLindsay Crook Redshirt.svg Fr
FB 39 Junior, EJEJ Junior Redshirt.svg So
OL 54 Callahan, LukeLuke Callahan Fr
OL 56 Mainello, DominicDominic Mainello Redshirt.svg Sr
OL 58 West, ChadChad West Redshirt.svg Jr
OL 59 Bond, DeyshawnDeyshawn Bond Redshirt.svg So
OL 62 Keebler, CoryCory Keebler Injured Sr
OL 63 Ferguson, ChrisChris Ferguson Fr
OL 64 Steur, WillWill Steur Redshirt.svg Fr
OL 65 Burwell, TyreekTyreek Burwell Redshirt.svg Sr
OL 66 Niehaus, DavidDavid Niehaus Redshirt.svg So
OL 67 Williamson, KyleKyle Williamson Injured Redshirt.svg So
OL 68 Duncan, JeffJeff Duncan Fr
OL 69 Gordan, BrandenBranden Gordan Jr
OL 69 Mainello, DominicDominic Mainello Sr
OL 71 Lefeld, EricEric Lefeld Redshirt.svg Sr
OL 72 Campbell, GarrettGarrett Campbell Redshirt.svg Sr
OL 73 Leahy, RyanRyan Leahy Redshirt.svg So
OL 74 Murray, JustinJustin Murray Redshirt.svg Jr
OL 75 Schloemer, KevinKevin Schloemer Redshirt.svg Sr
OL 76 Cunningham, KoreyKorey Cunningham Redshirt.svg Fr
OL 77 Kurtz, JohnJohn Kurtz Fr
OL 78 Ehinger, ParkerParker Ehinger Redshirt.svg Jr
OL 79 Stout, RyanRyan Stout Fr
WR 80 Chism, AlexAlex Chism Redshirt.svg Jr
TE 81 Dowdy, DJDJ Dowdy Redshirt.svg So
WR 82 Morrison, MaxMax Morrison Redshirt.svg Jr
WR 84 Cole, NateNate Cole Redshirt.svg So
TE 85 Dolin, JeremyJeremy Dolin Sr
WR 87 Sawmiller, JustinJustin Sawmiller Sr
TE 88 Alonzo, ShaiShai Alonzo Redshirt.svg So
Defense
Pos. # Name Class
LB 1 Luc, JeffJeff Luc Redshirt.svg Sr
LB 2 Gilbert, TyrellTyrell Gilbert Fr
DB 3 Wilder, HowardHoward Wilder Sr
S 5 Tyson, MikeMike Tyson So
CB 6 Mundy, JeffJeff Mundy So
LB 7 Brown, AaronAaron Brown Redshirt.svg Fr
S 8 Witty, AdrianAdrian Witty Redshirt.svg Sr
S 10 Dotson, DarrenDarren Dotson Sr
CB 11 James, JohnJohn James Injured Redshirt.svg Jr
CB 12 Payne, LeviticusLeviticus Payne Jr
CB 13 Coleman, GrantGrant Coleman So
CB 14 Pinckney, J.J.J.J. Pinckney Fr
S 17 Graves, JeremyJeremy Graves Injured Jr
S 20 Jacobs, CarterCarter Jacobs Fr
CB 21 Witherspoon, DavonDavon Witherspoon Fr
CB 22 Edwards, ZachZach Edwards So
LB 23 Wilson, EricEric Wilson Redshirt.svg So
CB 25 Thomas, AlexAlex Thomas (S) Fr
S 29 Jones, AndreAndre Jones Redshirt.svg So
CB 30 Murphy, ChrisChris Murphy Fr
CB 32 Stephens, LindenLinden Stephens Fr
LB 38 Antoun, MasonMason Antoun Redshirt.svg Jr
LB 39 Crook, LindsayLindsay Crook Redshirt.svg Fr
LB 40 Brown, KevinKevin Brown Jr
LB 41 Hyland, KevinKevin Hyland Redshirt.svg Jr
LB 43 Temple, NickNick Temple Sr
DE 47 Brazile, LandonLandon Brazile Fr
LB 48 Mouhon, KevinKevin Mouhon Fr
DL 50 Pace, AlexAlex Pace Redshirt.svg So
DE 51 Fitz, KimoniKimoni Fitz Fr
DT 52 Minor, KeithKeith Minor Fr
LB 53 Bruscianelli, FranklinFranklin Bruscianelli Redshirt.svg So
DT 54 Bowen, Ja'MerezJa'Merez Bowen Fr
DE 56 Wilson, MarkMark Wilson Redshirt.svg Fr
LB 57 Casseus, ClementeClemente Casseus Sr
LB 58 Ginn, TrevorTrevor Ginn Redshirt.svg Fr
DT 59 Harmon, BeauBeau Harmon Redshirt.svg Fr
DL 70 Mitchell, BrandonBrandon Mitchell Redshirt.svg Jr
DT 90 Beard, CamaronCamaron Beard Redshirt.svg Sr
DT 91 Allonce, HakeemHakeem Allonce Sr
DL 92 Mouhon, SilverberrySilverberry Mouhon Redshirt.svg Jr
DE 93 Harrah, BradBrad Harrah Redshirt.svg Sr
DT 94 Burton, ChrisChris Burton Redshirt.svg So
DE 95 Hartsfield, TerrellTerrell Hartsfield Sr
DT 96 Broughton, CortezCortez Broughton Fr
DT 97 Tongamoa, SioneSione Tongamoa Fr
DE 99 Jordan, JerrellJerrell Jordan Sr
Special teams
Pos. # Name Class
PK 14 Miliano, TonyTony Miliano Redshirt.svg Sr
P 24 Lloyd, JohnJohn Lloyd Redshirt.svg Sr
DS 34 Hill, TylerTyler Hill Fr
PK 55 Gantz, AndrewAndrew Gantz Redshirt.svg Fr
P 58 Geraci, SamSam Geraci Redshirt.svg Fr
DS 61 Willis, KirkKirk Willis Redshirt.svg Jr


Head coach
Coordinators/assistant coaches
  • Eddie Gran
    Offensive Coordinator
  • Hank Hughes
    Co-Defensive Coordinator/Linebackers
  • Robert Prunty
    Associate Head Coach/Co-Defensive Coordinator/Defensive Line
  • Steve Clinkscale
    Linebackers
  • Darren Hiller
    Offensive Line
  • Darin Hinshaw
    Passing Game Coordinator/Quarterbacks
  • Jeff Koonz
    Safeties
  • Marc Nudelberg
    Special Teams/Tight Ends
  • Blake Rolan
    Wide Receivers
  • Joe Walker
    Director of Football Strength & Conditioning

Legend
  • (C) Team captain
  • (S) Suspended
  • (I) Ineligible
  • Injured Injured
  • Redshirt Redshirt

Roster
Last update: November 11, 2014

Depth chart[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "2014 Cincinnati Bearcats Football Schedule". FB Schedules. Retrieved March 23, 2014.