Connecticut vs Syracuse Wrap - Connecticut Wins 23-6
Jordan Todman scampered through the Syracuse defense for 130 yards as Connecticut handed the Orange a 23-6 defeat on Saturday at Carrier Dome.
Connecticut was the ATS victor, as they covered the 4-point spread as an underdog. Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 45.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Zach Frazer completed 13 of 21 pass attempts for 98 yards for the Huskies in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Delone Carter rushed for 67 yards for Syracuse, while Dorian Graham added 11 yards. Ryan Nassib threw for 171 yards for the Orange, while receivers Marcus Sales and Van Chew had 57 and 29 yards respectively.
Syracuse was outgained by Connecticut 254-235 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 17-14 by the Orange.
The time of possession battle favored Connecticut as their offense was on the field for 30:45, longer than the 29:15 of their opponents.
Next game, Connecticut takes its act home to face Cincinnati looking for another win. For Syracuse, they head home to face Boston College.