Game recap: Syracuse 21, Gophers 17

  • Updated: December 27, 2013 - 9:59 PM

Offensive MVP

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.

defensive MVP

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.


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Atlanta - LP: A. Wood 0 FINAL
Philadelphia - WP: A. Bastardo 1
Cleveland 5 Top 9th Inning
Detroit 7
Toronto - LP: R. Dickey 0 FINAL
Minnesota - WP: K. Gibson 7
Seattle 6 Bottom 6th Inning
Texas 8
Los Angeles 1 Bottom 3rd Inning
San Francisco 0
Colorado - F. Morales 5:40 PM
San Diego - I. Kennedy
St. Louis - A. Wainwright 6:05 PM
Washington - T. Jordan
Milwaukee - Y. Gallardo 6:05 PM
Pittsburgh - E. Volquez
NY Yankees - C. Sabathia 6:10 PM
Tampa Bay - D. Price
Toronto - D. McGowan 6:10 PM
Minnesota - M. Pelfrey
Boston - J. Lester 7:10 PM
Chicago WSox - C. Sale
Kansas City - J. Shields 7:10 PM
Houston - S. Feldman
Philadelphia 6:00 PM
NY Rangers
Chicago 7:00 PM
St. Louis
Minnesota 8:30 PM
Los Angeles 9:30 PM
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