Football

Gov. DeWine makes bet with Alabama governor ahead of Buckeyes, Crimson Tide clash

A friendly wager between the two governors ahead of Monday's College Football Play National Championship.

UK beats NC State to win Gator Bowl

  Georgia’s late heroics doom UC in Peach Bowl

UC to face Georgia in Peach Bowl

  Request approved: UC to have more fans in the stands at the AAC championship game

  Big Ten changes rule: Ohio State will now play for conference title

The Game: Ohio State vs Michigan canceled, UM announces

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  Miami RedHawks game against Kent State canceled

OSU-Illinois game canceled, Ryan Day tests positive for COVID-19

Miami’s game against Ohio canceled

Ohio State and Maryland will not play with Terps’ COVID-19 outbreak

Playoff worthy? Undefeated UC routs Memphis

  3 Miami University football players suspended following fight at frat house, school officials say

UC extends fan attendance policy for rest of football season

The Bearcats have three home games left this season.

Positive COVID-19 cases on UC football team causes game postponement, source says

The matchup with Tulsa will now be played on Dec. 5, according to the team.

UC wins season opener in front of limited fans

The UC football team opened the 2020 season with a 55-20 win over Austin Peay in front of a limited number of fans at Nippert Stadium.

Ohio State head coach Ryan Day: ‘Why can’t they play?’

The Big Ten has yet to announce any plans for when the season could resume.

UC football team releases statement for choosing not to practice

UC football adds Army to schedule this fall

Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson responds to Bearcats player look-alike claim

  UC’s Fickell gets contract extension from board of trustees

#WeWantToPlay: OSU star Justin Fields starts petition to reinstate 2020 season

UC moves football season opener to September 19

It’s official: Big Ten postpones fall football season

The Big Ten announced the decision in a statement released on Tuesday.

Sources: Big Ten votes to cancel football season; conference spokesman says otherwise

The Sunday vote by school presidents was 12-2 to call off fall sports because of the pandemic.

  UC football unites in social media message

A snapshot of a football team united by the belief that together as one they stand for something.

UC Athletic Director to FOX19 NOW: ‘We’re planning to play football’

AD John Cunningham says the virus will dictate the timeline, but plans are in place for the return of football.

‘Geaux Tigers’: Roger Bacon’s Kiner commits to LSU

Kiner chose LSU after taking a virtual tour of the campus.

  ‘Power packs’ delivered to families of public school children in Tri-State

A UC football star is one of the program's biggest advocates.

Father of UofL football player dies from COVID-19 complications

Corey Reed Jr., a native of Fulton, Georgia, has played for the Cardinals for three seasons.

Bengals call Joe Burrow “impressive” in meeting at combine

The Bengals met with likely No. 1 pick and Heisman-winning quarterback Joe Burrow for the first time at the NFL combine on Wednesday.

  2 OSU football players dismissed following arrest on rape, kidnapping charges

Both are scheduled to go court Thursday

  Luke Fickell staying at UC, speaks to fan reactions: ‘I hope they’re mad’

The news silences speculation that Fickell would move his family to East Lansing to become the next head football coach at MSU.

  Covington Catholic’s Michael Mayer wins Kentucky Mr. Football

The Notre Dame-bound phenom was named the Associated Press’s 2019 Kentucky Mr. Football on Wednesday.

Amid rumors, Luke Fickell lands recruiting class ranked in Top 40

Luke Fickell’s fourth recruiting class at the University of Cincinnati is considered the best in the last two decades.

  Joe Burrow’s journey to franchise-changing quarterback

The same kid who won over his hometown, and two major college programs (Ohio State and LSU), is ready to win over Cincinnati - and may have already done it.

Joe Burrow wouldn’t come to Cincinnati? His dad responds

Some of the buzz around likely No. 1 pick Joe Burrow and the idea that he might not want to come to Cincinnati has become a thing again over the national airwaves.

UC’s Fickell a candidate for open Michigan State job

With Dantonio stepping down from Michigan State, UC's Luke Fickell has emerged as a frontrunner for the job.

Joe Burrow’s father: ‘If the Bengals draft him, he’s going to be happy’

Joe Burrow’s father Jimmy opened up about the likelihood of the Bengals taking his son as the No. 1 overall pick.

LSU wins 4th national championship with 42-25 victory over Clemson

LSU was seeking its first national championship since 2007 and first in the College Football Playoff era.

No. 21 UC dominates Boston College to win Birmingham Bowl

The list of coaches who have led the Bearcats to consecutive 11-win seasons is short. Today, Luke Fickell joined it.

Cov Cath’s Mayer and Princeton’s Johnson headline National Signing Day

Covington Catholic tight end Michael Mayer signed with Notre Dame on Wednesday and was also given the award for Kentucky Mr. Football.

LSU QB Joe Burrow wins Heisman Trophy in historic fashion

LSU quarterback Joe Burrow has been awarded the Heisman Trophy and made history in the process.

UC to play in Birmingham Bowl

The Bearcats will play Boston College on Jan. 2.

Cov Cath wins state with perfect record

The Covington Catholic Colonels are state champions for the second time in three years.

UC falls short in final minute of AAC title game

The Bearcats now drop 10-3 on the season.

’You’d love our QB this year’: LSU fan plants Tiger Stadium sod on late father’s grave

Some fans took to eBay or Insta with their Tiger Stadium sod, but one fan decided to put it to eternal use.

OSU Marching Band cuts Michigan flag in half during performance ahead of Buckeyes, Wolverines game (video)

The last time the Wolverines topped the Buckeyes was in 2011.

Bearcats clinch first ever berth in AAC title game

The Bearcats improve to 10-1 overall and perfect in conference play, clinching a spot in the American Athletic Conference championship game for the first time in program history.

Ohio State wins, clinches spot in Big Ten championship

No. 2 Ohio State withstood its first test of the season to beat No. 8 Penn State 28-17 and clinch a spot in the Big Ten championship game a third straight season.

Bearcats hold at No. 17 in AP Poll

The Bearcats finished with a 20-17 victory over South Florida.

Ohio State star DE suspended for NCAA violation

Ohio State suspended their star defensive player days before their game against Maryland for an NCAA violation.

UC survives ECU to remain unbeaten in conference play

This marks the sixth game in a row the Bearcats have won.

Bearcats climb, Buckeyes drop in new Top 25

UC climbed four spots to No. 21 in the country after a win against Houston Saturday.

Ridder’s four touchdowns leads UC to win at Houston

The No. 25 Bearcats remain perfect in conference and improve to 5-1 overall.

UC football: Ranked and Buzzworthy

There’s a different kind of buzz around the UC football team after its upset win over top 20 Central Florida.

UC thumps Marshall behind Ridder’s career day

University of Cincinnati quarterback Desmond Ridder threw a career best four touchdowns.

No. 6 Ohio State scores 76 points against Miami University

The Buckeyes remain undefeated after the 76-5 victory against the RedHawks.

UC shutout in 'humbling’ loss to No. 5 Ohio State

University of Cincinnati was dealt a shutout loss by OSU with a final score of 42-0.

The Ohio State Marching Band plays its greatest hits for their 150th anniversary celebration (video)

The Ohio State University Marching Band, also known as “The Best Damn Band in the Land," celebrated its 150th anniversary on the field Saturday with an incredible performance.

Justin Fields shines in Ohio State debut

The new OSU quarterback finished with five touchdowns in his first game.

Bearcats picked second in AAC preseason poll

The University of Cincinnati is expected to be one of the main contenders for the American Conference crown.

UC 2019 football schedule highlighted by huge opening month

Trip to Ohio State headlines huge opening month on the 2019 UC football schedule

VIDEO: Texas mascot Bevo charges Georgia bulldog Uga during Sugar Bowl

The Texas Longhorn’s mascot Bevo was set to meet Georgia’s mascot Uga before the game.

Ohio State sends Urban Meyer out with Rose Bowl win

Ryan Day now takes over as Ohio State’s head football coach.

UC ends postseason drought, defeats VA Tech in Military Bowl

The University of Cincinnati’s bowl drought is officially over.

  ‘This is home' Urban Meyer hopes to stick around Ohio State after retirement

Ohio State University head football coach Urban Meyer is stepping down according to reports.

Ohio State misses out on playoffs, to play Washington in Rose Bowl

Buckeyes fans may still be riding the high of winning back to back conference championships Sunday morning, but that’s as far as the road will go for the team.

Ohio State still behind Oklahoma in playoff rankings

Ohio State still needs help to make the college football playoff.

SEC officiating under scrutiny during historic LSU, Texas A&M overtime game

As if LSU fans needed any more reason to be upset at the SEC's officiating this year.

UCF jumps OSU, knocks UC out of playoff rankings

UCF’s success is hitting football in Ohio hard.

Warren breaks record in UC win

Michael Warren II scored four touchdowns to break UC’s record for most touchdowns in a season as the Bearcats beat South Florida 35-23.

UC cracks Top 25 for first time since 2012

The UC football team is ranked in both major polls for the first time in six years.

Bearcats beat Tulane, best start since ‘09

Bearcats beat Tulane and the UC football team is off to its best start since 2009.

Bama QB calls for new NCAA football video game

Tua Tagovailoa is a star on the field for Alabama football team. Now, it appears, Tagovailoa wants the option to play out the Tide’s season virtually.

OSU's Urban Meyer says he 'elevated the issues to proper channels' in 2015

Ohio State University head football coach Urban Meyer says he "elevated the issues to the proper channels" in 2015 regarding a coach on his staff accused of domestic violence.

Miami's Gus Ragland honored by MAC

Gus Ragland, the quarterback for Miami University and former Moeller Crusader, was named the Mid-American Conference East Division Offensive Player of the Week.

UC's Gunner Kiel will not travel to Hawaii for bowl game

University of Cincinnati quarterback Gunner Kiel will not travel with the Bearcats to Hawaii for their Christmas Eve bowl game, head coach Tommy Tuberville confirmed Thursday.

Bearcats announce 2015 football schedule

The University of Cincinnati Bearcats will play six home games in the newly renovated and expanded Nippert Stadium, as the Bearcats released their 2015 football schedule Thursday.

Buckeyes make playoff statement in Big Ten title

It might've been the exact statement Ohio State needed to prove to the College Football Playoff Committee it deserves the spot in the final four. OSU (12-1, 8-0) throttled Wisconsin from start to finish in a 59-0 win in the Big Ten Championship Saturday.

Barrett goes down in Buckeyes win over Michigan

J.T. Barrett ran for two touchdowns and threw for another, but was carted off the field in the Buckeyes 42-28 win over Michigan Saturday. Ohio State has won ten of its last eleven meetings in "The Game."