Army West Point Football has added a game at No. 20 Cincinnati on Saturday, September 26, 2020, part of a home-and-home series, it was announced Wednesday evening. Game one of the series will be at Nippert Stadium this upcoming September 26, while the return game in the series is set for October 4, 2031 at Michie Stadium. The Bearcats are currently ranked No. 20 in the Preseason AP Poll.
The Black Knights and the Bearcats have met six times in program history and the record is an even 3-3 in those games. The first game was in 1963 at Michie Stadium, a 22-0 victory by the Black Knights. The last meeting between the two clubs was in 2004 at Michie Stadium, where Army won, 48-29. The game on September 26 will be the first in Cincinnati for the Black Knights since a close 33-29 loss in 2003. UC leads the series 2-1 in contests played at Nippert Stadium.