2005 Cincinnati Bearcats football
ConferenceBig East Conference
2005 record4–7 (2–5 Big East)
Head coach
Offensive coordinatorDon Treadwell (2nd season)
Defensive coordinatorPat Narduzzi (2nd season)
Home stadiumNippert Stadium
(Capacity: 35,097)
Seasons
← 2004
2006 →
2005 Big East Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
No. 5 West Virginia $   7 0         11 1  
No. 19 Louisville   5 2         9 3  
Rutgers   4 3         7 5  
South Florida   4 3         6 6  
Pittsburgh   4 3         5 6  
Connecticut   2 5         5 6  
Cincinnati   2 5         4 7  
Syracuse   0 7         1 10  
  • $ – BCS representative as conference 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

DateTimeOpponentSiteTVResultAttendance
September 17:00 pmat Eastern Michigan*W 28–2621,458
September 1012:00 pmat Penn State*ESPN+L 24–4298,727
September 177:00 pmWestern Carolina*
W 7–322,637
September 287:00 pmat Miami (OH)*ESPN2L 16–4419,163
October 82:00 pmat PittsburghL 20–3830,343
October 154:00 pmConnecticut
  • Nippert Stadium
  • Cincinnati, Ohio
W 28–1721,039
October 2212:00 pmLouisville
ESPNUL 22–4621,086
October 2912:00 pmat SyracuseESPN+W 22–1642,457
November 97:30 pmNo. 16 West Virginia
  • Nippert Stadium
  • Cincinnati, Ohio
ESPN2L 0–3825,893
November 1912:00 pmat South FloridaESPN+L 16–3127,204
November 261:00 pmat RutgersL 9–4434,611
  • *Non-conference game
  • Rankings from AP Poll released prior to the game
  • All times are in Eastern time

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Roster

2005 Cincinnati Bearcats football team roster
Players Coaches
Offense
Pos. # Name Class
TE 85 Brent Celek Jr
Defense
Pos. # Name Class
Special teams
Pos. # Name Class
P 47 Kevin Huber Fr
Head coach
Coordinators/assistant coaches

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

Roster

Awards and milestones

Big East Conference honors

Offensive player of the week

Defensive player of the week

Special teams player of the week

Big East Conference All-Conference Second Team

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References

  1. ^ http://www.gobearcats.com/sports/m-footbl/archive/cinn-m-footbl-sched-2005.html
  2. ^ a b c d "2011 Cincinnati Media Guide" (PDF). University of Cincinnati Athletics. Retrieved December 22, 2018.