League: Division I (NCAA)
Head Coach: Wes Miller
Team Mascot: Bearcat
Year Opened: 1989
City / State: Cincinnati / Ohio
Rivalries & Top Games to Attend
Crosstown Classic: Cincinnati-Xavier
Rival Team: Xavier Musketeers
The Cincinnati Bearcats and Xavier Musketeers meet annually to determine who has bragging rights over the city of Cincinnati. The schools are separated by only three miles, so you better believe that both teams want to win this annual contest badly. Cincinnati leads the all-time series 49-34, but the Musketeers have won 14 of the last 20 meetings, so you’ll be in for a treat when these two Queen City schools meet.
Cincinnati vs Memphis Rivlary
Rival Team: Memphis Tigers
The Cincinnati-Memphis rivalry dates back to the early 1990s when both schools were members of the Great Midwest Conference. The rivalry has recently been re-ignited with both schools joining the American Athletic Conference, so don’t miss it when the Tigers come to town.