Recap - Orange Defeat Rutgers 13-10
|Recap - Orange Defeat Rutgers 13-10|
The Orange were Week 11 winners on Saturday, coming out on top of the Scarlet Knights by a score of 13-10 at Rutgers Stadium.
Syracuse won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 2.5-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 41.5.
Ryan Nassib completed 16 of 31 pass attempts for 214 yards for the Orange in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Scarlet Knights defense.
Jeremy Deering rushed for 166 yards for Rutgers, while Mohamed Sanu added 24 yards. Tom Savage threw for 76 yards for the Scarlet Knights, while receivers Mark Harrison and Paul Carrezola had 68 and 12 yards respectively.
Rutgers lost the offensive yardage battle to Syracuse 305-280 yards in Saturday's game. Rutgers had more first downs as that total ended up 17-16.
Rutgers led the time of possession tally, as the game finished as a 33:13/26:47 split in that important category.
Next game, Syracuse takes its act home to face Connecticut looking for another win. For Rutgers, they head on the road to face Cincinnati.