Cincinnati Football: Emory Jones finds Chamon Metayer for touchdown against Iowa State

Cincinnati Bearcats take on Iowa State Cyclones at Nippert Stadium in 2023.
Cincinnati Bearcats take on Iowa State Cyclones at Nippert Stadium in 2023. /
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Cincinnati Bearcats quarterback Emory Jones found tight end Chamon Metayer for a 20-yard score in the first quarter against the Iowa State Cyclones!

Iowa State took an early 3-0 lead before Cincinnati answered with an impressive 75-yard scoring drive that ended with Metayer finding the end zone.

Jones is coming off an impressive performance with 350 total yards and three touchdowns but it wasn’t enough to secure a win against the BYU Cougars.

Make sure to stay tuned for postgame coverage as the Bearcats attempt to bounce back from a recent skid and secure the first Big 12 win in school history.

Cincinnati Football: Emory Jones finds Chamon Metayer for touchdown against Iowa State

  • Date: Saturday, October 14 at 12:00 PM
  • Location: Nippert Stadium in Cincinnati
  • Series History: First ever meeting
  • TV Broadcast: FS1 and fuboTV

Players to watch include Cincinnati defensive tackle Dontay Corleone, wide receiver Xzavier Henderson, running back Corey Kiner and safety Bryon Threats.

Scott Satterfield’s team must get a quality outing from the offense and shut down the Cyclones from creating explosive plays on a consistent basis.

The Bearcats opened as 4.5-point favorites against Iowa State with the over/under currently projected at 42.5 points according to FanDuel Sportsbook.

Cincinnati Football: Bearcats hope to bounce back in homecoming game against Iowa State

Cincinnati began the regular season with high hopes but a string of unexpected setbacks left the coaching staff searching for answers moving forward.

During the midweek press conference, Satterfield discussed the game plan against Iowa State and reacted to the recent skid per Cincinnati Athletics.

The loss at BYU marked the first three-game losing streak for Cincinnati since former head coach Luke Fickell was in the midst of his first season in 2017.

With a renewed sense of motivation and purpose, the Bearcats will look to end to the surprising skid and get back in the win column against Iowa State.

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