Dino Babers’ Syracuse Orange football team backed up last week’s upset victory over Virginia Tech with a 28-20 road victory at a cool and rainy Chestnut Hill against the lowly Boston College Eagles.
Syracuse quarterback Eric Dungey completed 32-of-38 passes for a career-high 434 yards and, in the fourth quarter, with the Orange ahead 21-20, Amba Etta-Tawo cradled in a deep ball from Dungey and ran 68 yards for the winning margin…
Earlier, Orange receiver Steve Ishmael recorded his first touchdown reception of the season with this incredible sideline grab…
Dungy also rushed for 54 yards on the afternoon.
The win lifts Syracuse to the .500 mark for the season at 4-4 and sets-up the Orange for a reasonable shot at a postseason bowl game. Syracuse will finish their schedule at #4 Clemson, home against N.C. State, home against #13 Florida State, and then on the road at Pittsburgh on November 26th. Syracuse will need to win 2 of the remaining 4 contests to qualify for a postseason bowl game.
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– Syracuse football defeats Boston College 28-20 (Brent Axe recap)
– Syracuse football plagued by penalties at Boston College, commits 9 false starts
– Who had better catch? Amba Etta-Tawo, Steve Ishmael pull down spectacular TDs (videos)
– Boston College coach asking ACC to look at video of Eric Dungey sideline skirmish
– Syracuse football’s Dino Babers: ‘It would’ve been a little foolish’ to run more (3 things)
– Best and worst from Syracuse football at Boston College
– Eric Dungey leads the way for Syracuse in 28-20 win over Boston College
– The agony and ecstasy of Syracuse Football
– Dungey throws three TD passes In 28-20 triumph at BC
– Video: Wild second half interception by Paris Bennett
– Syracuse football holds on for win at Boston College
– You Grade the Orange: Rate Syracuse football’s win at Boston College
– Eric Dungey involved in sideline fight at Boston College (video)
– Final Score: Syracuse 28, Boston College 20
– Dungey’s big day leads Syracuse past Boston College 28-20