Bearcats Weekly Review and At Large Bid Bearcats Podcast
By: Ryan Roberts
It was a busy week for the Bearcats with future football schedule news, a women's basketball commitment, Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost letter to the NCAA, and basketball uniform reveals for both men's and women's teams.
The Riverfront U staff also had 2025 4* Cooper (KY) defensive end Austin Alexander and Heartland College Sports' Joe TIllery on the At Large Bid Bearcats Pod.
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Cincinnati reveals Men's and Women's new red basketball uniforms:
Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost sent a letter to the NCAA on behalf of Aziz Bandaogo, calling their decision to deny his waiver for immediate eligibility "wrong and likely illegal. Full context from Caleb Noe below:
NEW: Ohio’s Attorney General @DaveYostOH is threatening legal action against the NCAA, after Cincinnati transfer Aziz Bandaogo was declared ineligible.— Caleb Noe (@CalebNoeTV) October 26, 2023
“That decision strikes me as wrong—and likely illegal.”
📺 Details:#Bearcats @WCPO pic.twitter.com/YUgSq8ISn3
The other news of the week came on Tuesday when it was announced that Cincinnati had cancelled future series' with Western Kentucky and Ohio U and would be moving their match up against Nebraska in 2025 to Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis:
We're headed back to Indiana! The Bearcats will host Nebraska at Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis on August 30, 2025, one of eight home dates on the season's schedule.— Cincinnati Bearcats (@GoBEARCATS) October 24, 2023
📝: https://t.co/NWR53tnZZS#Bearcats | @GoBearcatsFB pic.twitter.com/jLPFA9mNDR
The final piece of the week's worth of news was the commitment of 5- foot - 9 2025 Briarcrest (TN) combo guard Paige Whitted to Katrina Merriweather and the women's basketball program:
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