Cuse Football http://waer.org en Syracuse Faces Challenge in #2 Florida State http://waer.org/post/syracuse-faces-challenge-2-florida-state <p>Syracuse (5-4, 3-2) football is just one win away from locking up a bowl game, but that victory will be hard to get this weekend as the Orange faces 2<sup>nd</sup> ranked Florida State (9-0, 7-0).</p><p>While Florida State may be 38.5 point favorites in the game, ‘Cuse enters this weekend allowing only three points in its last two games. The Orange’s defense has been in great form as SU travels down to Tallahassee.</p> Fri, 15 Nov 2013 18:26:04 +0000 Jay Alter 10730 at http://waer.org Syracuse Faces Challenge in #2 Florida State Syracuse Dominates Maryland; Gets 5th Win http://waer.org/post/syracuse-dominates-maryland-gets-5th-win <p>Syracuse (5-4, 3-2) took care of Maryland (5-4, 1-4) at Byrd Stadium 20-3 to improve to above .500 for the first time in the Scott Shafer era.</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The Orange started the game on an opening 16 play, 80 yard touchdown drive capped off by a Jerome Smith one yard touchdown run. Quarterback, </span>Terrel<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Hunt was a perfect 6 for 6 with 49 yards on the drive. The opening drive was the only touchdown either team scored in the first half.</span></p> Mon, 11 Nov 2013 16:24:54 +0000 Jay Alter 10495 at http://waer.org Syracuse Dominates Maryland; Gets 5th Win 'Cuse Football Heads to Atlanta http://waer.org/post/cuse-football-heads-atlanta <p>Syracuse (3-3, 1-1) hits the road again this weekend as the orange travels down to Atlanta to play Georgia Tech (3-3, 2-2). SU comes into the game fresh off its first ACC win and a road win against North Carolina State.</p><p>The Orange faces a Yellow Jackets team that ranks 6<sup>th</sup> in the nation in rushing yards led by the two-headed monster of senior running back, David Sims, and sophomore quarterback, Vad Lee. The two have combined for 635 yards on the year and the team as a whole has more than 1,700 yards on the ground.</p> Thu, 17 Oct 2013 21:56:50 +0000 Jay Alter 9432 at http://waer.org 'Cuse Football Heads to Atlanta