Former University of Cincinnati football player Cortez Broughton was selected by the Los Angeles Chargers in the seventh round (No. 242) of the 2019 NFL Draft Saturday afternoon. It is the fourth-straight year a UC player has been taken in the NFL Draft.

University of Cincinnati head football coach Luke Fickell added defensive line coach Chad Wilt to his staff in February, and he has already made his presence felt throughout spring practices.

The University of Cincinnati football team held its annual spring game Saturday evening at Nippert Stadium, with the offensive team beating the defensive team 40-39.