Bearcats 2012 Year-In-Review


    Athletics News |

    Dec. 28, 2012

    As 2012 comes to a close, we take a look back at the top stories of the year for Bearcat Nation. From men's basketball reaching the Sweet 16 of the NCAA Tournament to football coming from behind to claim the 2012 Belk Bowl Championship, we invite you to revisit this year's highlights.



    Men's Basketball: Bearcats Win at No. 22 Pitt on New Year's Day

    Men's Basketball: Cincinnati Claims Victory at No. 11 Georgetown

    Men's Soccer: Three Bearcats Earn All-Ohio Honors

    Men's Basketball: Kilpatrick's Three Takes Down No. 13 Huskies

    Women's Basketball: Reaves' Last-Second Jumper Gives UC First BIG EAST Win

    Football: Isaiah Pead Named Senior Bowl MVP




    Football: Football: Sporting News Ranks Football's Recruting Class No. 1 In BIG EAST

    Football: JK Schaffer Tabbed As American Eagle Outfitters BIG EAST Football Scholar Athlete of the Year

    Football: UC Places 23 On Academic All-BIG EAST Team

    Volleyball: Alvey Named Head Volleyball Coach

    Swimming & Diving: Hansson Defends BIG EAST Crown

    Indoor Track & Field: UC Finishes All-Time Best Second at BIG EAST Championship as Klump And Cotten Sweep MOP Awards

    Men's Basketball: Bearcats Upset No. 17 Louisville at Fifth Third Arena

    Lacrosse: UC Sets Program-Best, Defeats Presbyterian, 20-16

    Men's Soccer: Williams Signs with Dayton Dutch Lions FC

    Men's Basketball: Cincinnati Sends Off Seniors with Win over No. 8 Marquette




    Women's Basketball: Hollins Named To All-BIG EAST Second Team

    Men's Basketball: Bearcats Down No. 13 Georgetown in BIG EAST Tournament Thriller

    Men's Basketball: Bearcats Claim Epic Win against No. 2 Syracuse

    Baseball: Cleary Reaches Win No. 400
    Indoor Track & Field: Cotten and Klump Earn All-America Honors at NCAA Championship

    Men's Basketball: Cincinnati Holds off Texas to Advance in NCAA Tournament

    Women's Basketball: UC Knocks Off Duquesne in Overtime, Advances in WNIT;

    Bearcats Win First Postseason Game Under Head Coach Jamelle Elliott

    Men's Basketball: Bearcats Battle Past Florida State to Reach Sweet 16

    Outdoor Track & Field: Bearcats Sweep Titles at Oliver Nikoloff Invitational




    Men's Soccer: Former Bearcat Brown Set to Retire

    Track & Field and Cross Country: Seaton Honored as GCNKWSA Coach of the Year

    Volleyball: Harpenau Named Sportswoman of the Year

    Tennis: Women's Tennis Earns Nine Seed at BIG EAST Championship

    Outdoor Track & Field: UC Wins Women's Title at All-Ohio meet

    Football: Pead & Wolfe Selected in Second Round Of 2012 NFL Draft

    Football: Hughes Chosen By Cleveland in Third Round of 2012 NFL Draft

    Football: Robinson Goes to New York Giants in Fourth Round Of 2012 NFL Draft




    Lacrosse: Lellie Swords Resigns as UC Lacrosse Head Coach

    Women's Golf: Melek Named to All-BIG EAST Squad

    Football: JK Schaffer Tabbed as UC's 2012 Mr. Bearcat Award Winner

    Baseball: Glass Named to All-BIG EAST Baseball First Team

    Tennis: Tennis Participates in Buddy Up Program

    Men's Basketball: Bearcats Legend Jack Twyman Dies




    Women's Golf: Carl Named NGCA President

    Baseball: Three Bearcats Selected in MLB Draft

    Athletics: Forty-Nine Bearcats Set To Receive Degrees at 193rd Commencement

    Outdoor Track & Field: Klump, Cotten, Eby and Larsson are All-Americans at NCAA Championship

    Men's Golf: Herman to Compete at US Open Championship

    Lacrosse: Gina Oliver Named Head Lacrosse Coach

    Baseball: Glass Named to NCAA Mideast Region Second Team




    Swimming & Diving: Schneider Advances to 50 Free Final at U.S. Olympic Trials

    Athletics: UC Student-Athletes Contribute Over 5,000 Service Hours

    Women's Golf: Two Bearcats Named NGCA All-American Scholars

    Swimming & Diving: Swim Trio Earns CSCAA Scholar All-America Honors

    Volleyball: Miller to Coach in European Global Challenge

    Women's Golf: Carl Earns Spot In US Women's Amateur Championship

    Athletics: Szymanski Named FAR

    Lacrosse: UC Lacrosse Among 24 Teams Recognized By BIG EAST Conference

    Lacrosse: Lacrosse Coach Gina Oliver Named To 2012-14 U.S. National Team

    Men's Golf: Tepe Qualifies for US Amateur




    Outdoor Track & Field: Larsson and Akerstrom Win Titles at Swedish Junior National Championship

    Lacrosse: Three Bearcats Named to IWLCA Honor Roll

    Athletics: Sheakley Athletics Center Opens




    Football: Bearcats Win River City Rivalry, Top Pitt 34-10

    Track & Field and Cross Country: Schnier To Retire After 33 Seasons At UC

    Men's Soccer: Manga Named BIG EAST Rookie of the Week

    Football: Late TD Seals Football's Dramatic Win Over Virginia Tech, 27-24



    Men's Golf: Golf Welcomes New Virtual Simulator

    Women's Golf: Golf Welcomes New Virtual Simulator

    Lacrosse: Oliver Will Compete as Member of Team USA

    Volleyball: Scott Named BIG EAST Player of the Week

    Track & Field and Cross Country: Kris Mack Tapped To Succeed Schnier        

    Hall of Fame: Schnier, Ruffin, Merrill, Faul and 61-62 National Championship Team Inducted into UC Athletics Hall of Fame




    Men's Soccer: Israel Named to BIG EAST All-Rookie Team

    Volleyball: Four Bearcats Earn BIG EAST Volleyball Honors

    Women's Soccer: Stafford Named UC Women's Soccer Head Coach




    Football: UC Wins Fourth BIG EAST Title In Five Years

    Women's Soccer: Bearcats Win 7th Straight NSCAA Team Academic Award

    Volleyball: Jordanne Scott Named AVCA All-Region

    Swimming & Diving: Bearcats Participate in Hour of Power Fundraiser for Nate Kramer

    Football: Butch Jones Resigns as Football Head Coach

    Football: Tommy Tuberville Named Football Head Coach

    Volleyball: Scott Notched All-America Honor

    Athletics: 17 Student-Athletes Receive Degrees at December Commencement

    Football: Proposed Nippert Stadium Renovations Announced

    Men's Soccer: Bahner, Jannelli and Patterson Receive Postseason Honors

    Football: Kay Leads Cincinnati Past Duke In Belk Bowl, 48-34