Louisville vs Syracuse Wrap - Louisville Wins 28-20
|Louisville vs Syracuse Wrap - Louisville Wins 28-20|
Louisville earned a 28-20 victory over Syracuse on Saturday in Week 10 action at Carrier Dome.
The Cardinals were a 7-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 43.5.
Justin Burke completed 13 of 25 pass attempts for 143 yards for the Cardinals in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Delone Carter rushed for 107 yards for Syracuse, while Antwon Bailey added 22 yards. Ryan Nassib threw for 155 yards for the Orange, while receivers Alec Lemon and Nick Provo had 73 and 42 yards respectively.
Louisville outgained Syracuse 303-256 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 19-17 by the Cardinals.
The time of possession battle favored Louisville as their offense was on the field for 30:02, longer than the 29:58 of their opponents.
Louisville looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against South Florida. Syracuse will aim to get back on the winning track at Rutgers.