Cincinnati Bearcats announce 2012 Football Schedule

By Kevin Kelley -

Cincinnati BearcatsThe Cincinnati Bearcats have announced their 2012 football schedule, which features games against Miami (OH), Virginia Tech, Louisville, Pittsburgh, Syracuse and UConn.

Cincinnati opens the 2012 season on Thursday, Sept. 6 with a Big East game at home against Pittsburgh. The following week, the Bearcats host the Delaware State Hornets.

After an open date, the Bearcats play four straight non-conference games beginning with Virginia Tech at FedEx Field in Landover, MD on Sept. 29. UC then hosts back-to-back games against Miami, OH on Oct. 6 and Fordham on Oct. 13 before traveling to face Toledo on Oct. 20.

Cincinnati returns to Big East action on Oct. 27 at Louisville. The remainder of their 2012 slate includes vs. Syracuse (Nov. 3), at Temple (Nov. 10), vs. Rutgers (Nov. 17), vs. USF (Fri., Nov. 23) and their regular season finale at Connecticut (Dec. 1).

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