Bulls Fall 37-36 Against Syracuse - Game Recap
Ryan Nassib sliced and diced the Bulls defense for 328 yards as Syracuse handed South Florida a 37-36 defeat on Saturday at Raymond James Stadium.
Syracuse was an underdog by 3 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 53.5.
Jerome Smith rushed for 127 yards, while Prince-Tyson Gulley added 67 yards in the win. Marcus Sales and Jarrod West added 125 and 98 receiving yards respectively.
Lindsey Lamar rushed for 145 yards for South Florida, while B.J. Daniels added 134 yards. B.J. Daniels threw for 183 yards for the Bulls, while receivers Andre Davis and Lindsey Lamar had 66 and 38 yards respectively.
South Florida outgained Syracuse 552-520 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 33-27 by the Orange.
The time of possession battle favored South Florida as their offense was on the field for 31:44, longer than the 28:16 of their opponents.
Syracuse heads into a Week 10 battle against Cincinnati. South Florida, meanwhile, will have their next action against Connecticut.