Nov 27, 2012

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):

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:

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

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