The Syracuse Orange football team improved to 6-0 for just the third time since 1935 with a 24-9 victory over the NC State WoldPack on Saturday afternoon in front of a sold-out crowd at JMA Wireless Dome.
With the Orange leading 17-9 late in the fourth quarter, Sean Tucker put the game away with a 25-yard touchdown run. Tucker finished with 98 rushing yards and 14 receiving yards.
Garrett Shrader completed 16-of-25 passes for 210 yards and two touchdowns while throwing two interceptions. Oronde Gadsen caught eight passes for 141 yards and hauled in both touchdowns.
GAME RECAP LINKS:
- Final Score: Syracuse 24, NC State 9 (NunesMagician.com)
- No. 18 Syracuse earns 1st ranked win of season over No. 15 NC State (DailyOrange.com)
- In a game grinded down to a pulp, Syracuse stays undefeated with 24-9 win vs. N.C. State (final score, recap) (Syracuse.com)
- Observations from SU’s win over No. 15 NC State: Oronde overhaul, banged-up Wolfpack (DailyOrange.com)
- SIX AND OH YEAH! (Cuse.com)
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