Seminoles Down Syracuse 59-3 - Match Report
The battle between the Seminoles and Orange didn’t turn out to be much of a battle at all as Syracuse was handed a 59-3 defeat on Saturday at Doak Campbell Stadium.
Florida State was a favorite by 37 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 58.5.
Jameis Winston completed 19 of 21 pass attempts for 277 yards for the Seminoles in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Devante McFarlane rushed for 81 yards for Syracuse, while George Morris added 67 yards. Terrel Hunt threw for 75 yards for the Orange, while receivers Devante McFarlane and Ashton Broyld had 23 and 18 yards respectively.
Syracuse was outgained by Florida State 523-247 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 20-17 by the Seminoles.
Syracuse led the time of possession tally, as the game finished as a 41:42/18:18 split in that important category.
Next game, Florida State takes its act home to face Idaho looking for another win. For Syracuse, they head home to face Pittsburgh.