Tag: Cincinnati Bearcats

Oklahoma comes from behind to beat Kansas on Saturday, doing enough to keep their national championship hopes alive. (Image: Ian Maule/Tulsa World)

Cincinnati, Oklahoma Survive Scares to Remain in National Championship Picture

Two of the nation’s top teams avoided disastrous losses on Saturday as the Cincinnati Bearcats and Oklahoma Sooners both pulled out wins against underwhelming opponents to remain firmly in the national championship discussion heading into Week 9 of the season. Oklahoma (8-0) fell behind 10-0 after the first half at […]

Cincinnati moved up to No. 5 – and greatly improved its national championship odds – by beating Notre Dame on Saturday. (Image: Albert Cesare/Cincinnati Enquirer)

National Championship Odds: Cincinnati Rises, Oregon Falls in Latest Rankings

No Group of Five school has taken part in the College Football Playoff since the four-team postseason system began in 2014. But, the Cincinnati Bearcats are threatening to end that streak this year, as the American Athletic Conference powerhouse is rapidly improving its national championship odds — even if sportsbooks […]

Cincinnati Bearcats senior guard Jarron Cumberland flexes after a recent victory over Memphis at Fifth Third Arena in Cincinnati, OH. (Image: Cincinnati Athletics)

Bubble Teams: Jarron Cumberland and the Cincinnati Bearcats (18-9)

The American Conference has several bubble teams fighting for an at-large bid to the 2020 March Madness tournament, including Cincinnati, Wichita State, Memphis, Tulsa, and SMU. The Cincinnati Bearcats (18-9), led by senior guard Jarron Cumberland, are currently tied for first place in the American with Houston (21-7) and Tulsa […]