Boxscore
Syracuse 40, Connecticut 10
Friday, October 19, 2012 8:00 PM
Location - Carrier Dome
Attendance - 36715

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 T
Connecticut 3 7 0 0 10
Syracuse 6 14 17 3 40

Recap


Syracuse 40, Connecticut 10
: Ryan Nassib threw for 251 yards and two touchdowns as the Orange scored 27 unanswered points to rout the visiting Huskies.

Jerome Smith rushed for a career-high 133 yards on 19 carries for Syracuse (3-4, 2-1 Big East), which ended Connecticut’s five-game winning streak in this series.

After the Huskies (3-5, 0-3) trimmed the deficit to 13-10 on a touchdown pass from Chandler Whitmer to Ryan Griffin late in the second quarter, Nassib threw his first scoring pass with 1:19 left before the break to extend the Orange’s lead to double digits.

From that point on, Syracuse scored 20 points on four consecutive drives to break the game open, capped off by Nassib’s second TD pass and a 47-yard field goal from Ross Krautman.

Whitmer finished with 296 yards passing to pace Connecticut, which has rushed for a total of 135 yards in conference play.

GAME NOTEBOOK: Syracuse improved to 13-4 under coach Doug Marrone when holding its opponent to less than 20 points. … Connecticut has yet to score more than 14 points in any of its three conference losses. … The Orange’s defense held the Huskies to minus-7 rushing yards and intercepted just their fourth pass of the season.
SCORING
Scoring Summary
1st Quarter - 10:46
Syracuse   FG  Syracuse 3 - Connecticut 0
1st Quarter - 8:02
Syracuse   FG  Syracuse 6 - Connecticut 0
1st Quarter - 1:05
Connecticut   FG  Syracuse 6 - Connecticut 3
2nd Quarter - 8:37
Syracuse   TD  Syracuse 13 - Connecticut 3
2nd Quarter - 3:39
Connecticut   TD  Syracuse 13 - Connecticut 10
2nd Quarter - 1:19
Syracuse   TD  Syracuse 20 - Connecticut 10
3rd Quarter - 13:12
Syracuse   TD  Syracuse 27 - Connecticut 10
3rd Quarter - 7:21
Syracuse   FG  Syracuse 30 - Connecticut 10
3rd Quarter - 2:00
Syracuse   TD  Syracuse 37 - Connecticut 10
4th Quarter - 12:08
Syracuse   FG  Syracuse 40 - Connecticut 10
TEAMS

Team Records

  Connecticut Syracuse
W/L 3 - 5 - 0 3 - 4 - 0
Conference 0 - 3 - 0 2 - 1 - 0

Team Stats

  Connecticut Syracuse
Score 10 40
First Downs 18 21
3rd Down Efficiency 3-for-13
23%
8-for-15
53%
4th Down Efficiency 0-for-0
0%
0-for-0
0%
Total Yards 290 502
Rushing
Rushes-Net Yards 18--6 53-251
Average/Rush -0.3 4.7
Passing
Comp-Att 23-41 14-20
Passing Yards 296 251
Average/Pass Play 6.9 12.6
Penalties-Yards 6-51 8-73
Fumbles-Lost 2-1 2-0
Interceptions Thrown 1 0
Time of Possession 25:13 34:47

PLAYER STATS

Connecticut (3 - 5)
Passing
  COMP/ATT YDS TD INT
C. Whitmer 23/41 296 1 1
Syracuse (3 - 4)
Passing
  COMP/ATT YDS TD INT
R. Nassib 14/20 251 2 0
Rushing
  ATT YDS AVG TD
L. McCombs 12 16 1.3 0
S. McCummings 1 -4 -4.0 0
C. Whitmer 5 -18 -3.6 0
Rushing
  ATT YDS AVG TD
J. Smith 19 133 7.0 0
A. Brolyd 11 58 5.3 0
P. Gulley 8 38 4.8 1
R. Nassib 6 20 3.3 0
C. Loeb 1 5 5.0 0
M. MacPherson 0 5 0.0 0
A. Ameen-Moore 4 1 0.2 1
A. Lemon 1 -2 -2.0 0
Receiving
  REC YDS AVG TD
G. Davis 4 79 19.8 0
R. Griffin 6 72 12.0 1
M. Smith 4 61 15.2 0
S. Phillips 2 36 18.0 0
N. Williams 3 19 6.3 0
L. McCombs 2 17 8.5 0
J. Delahunt 1 8 8.0 0
R. Frank 1 4 4.0 0
Receiving
  REC YDS AVG TD
A. Lemon 8 166 20.8 1
B. Wales 4 69 17.2 1
J. West 1 11 11.0 0
P. Gulley 1 5 5.0 0
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