Northwestern en Northwestern Beats Syracuse 48-27 <p><strong>Evanston, Ill. -&nbsp;</strong>#19 Northwestern (2-0) crushed Syracuse (0-2) 48-27 at Ryan Field Saturday. The Orange has dropped both games this season to two Big Ten teams, Penn State and Northwestern. The Scott Shafer era has not gotten off to a great start and the first year head coach is taking full responsibility.</p><p>“We didn't play well in this game, and it starts with me.” Shafer said following the loss. “I have to fix these mistakes for next week,” the Coach continued.</p> Sun, 08 Sep 2013 02:40:58 +0000 Ben Fontana 7608 at Northwestern Beats Syracuse 48-27 Syracuse Travels To Northwestern for Week 2 <p><strong>Evanston, Ill. - </strong>Everybody remembers last season’s heartbreaking loss in the Carrier Dome to Northwestern to start the year. The orange stormed back from 22-point deficit to take the lead with just over two minutes to go in the game and ultimately lost on a Northwestern final drive making the score 42-41 Wildcats. The two teams face off again this Saturday and this time it is in Evanston.</p> Fri, 06 Sep 2013 20:44:10 +0000 Ben Fontana 7567 at Syracuse Travels To Northwestern for Week 2