Football Announces Future Series With Indiana|
July 23, 2014
CINCINNATI - The University of Cincinnati football team will play a home-and-home series against Indiana University, Director of Athletics Mike Bohn announced Wednesday.
The teams will face off in Bloomington, Ind. on Sept. 18, 2021 and in Cincinnati's Nippert Stadium on Sept. 24, 2022, resuming a series that dates to 1896. The two campuses are separated by 126 miles.
The Bearcats and Hoosiers have met 14 times on the gridiron with IU holding a 9-3-2 advantage in the all-time series.
Indiana is the most recent marquee opponent UC has added to its future schedules list which also includes home-and-home series with Boise State (2019 & 2020) and Nebraska (2020 & 2025).
Over the next five seasons UC's schedule will feature contests at Ohio State and at Miami [FL] in 2014, at BYU and home vs. Miami [FL] in 2015, home vs. BYU and at Purdue in 2016 and at Michigan in 2017.
Further future scheduling opportunities will be announced as arrangements are completed.
UC will open training camp on August 10, 2014 ahead of the season opener against Toledo on Friday, Sept. 12 at 7 p.m. ET inside Paul Brown Stadium.
Season tickets for UC's six-game home slate at PBS are on sale now, starting at $99 or $16.50 per game. The Bearcats are playing their 2014 home schedule downtown due to the $86-million Nippert Stadium Renovation & Expansion Project. For more information, visit www.BearcatsFootball.com.