Terrel Hunt, Syracuse
The sophomore quarterback rushed for two touchdowns, including the game-winner with 1:14 remaining, and finished with 262 yards of total offense.
Cameron Lynch, Syracuse
The junior linebacker finished with eight tackles, two tackles for loss, one sack and a forced fumble.
By the numbers
0-21 Gophers' record in three years under Jerry Kill when trailing at halftime.
205 Passing yards for Mitch Leidner, a career high.
18 Passing yards for Philip Nelson.
1,202 Rushing yards this season for David Cobb, including 91 on Friday.
0 Players who rushed for 100 yards against Syracuse this season.
8 Penalties for the Gophers, one fewer than their season high.
94 Receiving yards for Drew Wolitarsky, a career high.
0-6 Gophers' record in their past six bowl games.