Bearcats, Canes to play in 2014, '15

The Cincinnati Bearcats and the Miami Hurricanes will play a home-and-home series in 2014 and 2015, the schools announced Tuesday.

Miami will host Cincinnati on Oct. 11, 2014, then make a visit to newly renovated Nippert Stadium on Oct. 3, 2015.

The Hurricanes hold a 10-1 advantage in the series, with the last meeting in 1998.

Cincinnati coach Tommy Tuberville was on the Miami staff from 1986-93 and won three national championships. Offensive coordinator Eddie Gran also has extensive Florida ties, serving as a graduate assistant at Miami in 1990-91, coaching at Florida State (2010-12) and spending the better part of two decades recruiting South Florida.

In addition to Miami, Cincinnati has added Ohio State (2014), BYU (2015, 2016), Purdue (2016) and Michigan (2017) to future schedules.