The Latest: Appleby cleared to play for Florida
(AP Photo/Michael Conroy)The Latest on the second round of the NCAA Tournament (all times Eastern):___7:45 p.m.Florida guard Tyree Appleby has been cleared to play and was in the starting lineup for No. 1 seed in the second round for a third time, joining the 2000 team against Arizona and the 2017 squad against Villanova. Sister Jean Delores Schmidt gave an inspirational pregame prayer to her Loyola Chicago team before the eighth-seeded Ramblers met top-seeded Illinois in Sunday’s second round. UCLA and Abilene Christian face off Monday, assuring that at least one double-digit seed will reach the Sweet 16. This is the first time four teams seeded 13th or worse made it to the second round.
No. 1 Clemson wakes up late to beat Syracuse 47-21
Clemson quarterback Trevor Lawrence (16) throws a pass during an NCAA college football game against Syracuse in Clemson, S.C., on Saturday, Oct. 24, 2020. 1 Clemson used a late boost to pull away to a 47-21 victory after Syracuse drew within a score at 27-21. Syracuse (1-5, 1-4), a 45-point underdog, rallied from 17-0 down to draw within a touchdown late in the third quarter before Clemson regained its footing. The Syracuse Orange couldn't finish this one off, however. There seemed no way Syracuse should be in position to scare the Tigers, yet it had its chances late.
Syracuse football vs. Pittsburgh: Time, TV schedule, game preview, score
Scoop Bradshaw #18 of the Syracuse Orange reacts after breaking up a pass during a game against the Clemson Tigers at the Carrier Dome on September 14, 2019 in Syracuse, New York. (Photo by Bryan M. Bennett/Getty Images)SYRACUSE, N.Y. - Despite another tough loss, Syracuse coach Dino Babers is sticking by his embattled quarterback Tommy DeVito. The Syracuse offense is averaging 25.5 points and 378 yards this season, down 14.7 points and 88.6 yards from 2018. DeVito has been sacked 26 times - 11 fewer than Dungey was all of last season. PREDICTION: Pittsburgh 24, Syracuse 13More college football scoresCopyright 2019 by WDIV ClickOnDetroit - All rights reserved.
Syracuse football vs. Holy Cross: Time, TV schedule, game preview, score
(Photo by Bryan M. Bennett/Getty Images)SYRACUSE, N.Y. - Syracuse wraps up its non-conference slate Saturday when it hosts FCS foe Holy Cross. Syracuse will also look to play a more disciplined style of football after committing 11 penalties versus Western Michigan. ABOUT HOLY CROSS (1-2)This is the second of a four-game road swing for Holy Cross, which is averaging 2.4 yards per carry so far this season. Syracuse WR Trishton Jackson had two touchdowns against Western Michigan - his second two-score game in the last three outings. PREDICTION: Syracuse 52, Holy Cross 13More college football scoresCopyright 2019 by WDIV ClickOnDetroit - All rights reserved.
Syracuse football vs. Western Michigan: Time, TV schedule, game preview, score
After three games, however, the Orange are looking to pick up the pieces heading into Saturday's home contest against Western Michigan. Western Michigan went score for score with Syracuse in Week 1 last season, ultimately falling short in a wild 55-42 affair. ABOUT WESTERN MICHIGAN (2-1)Western Michigan has been involved in three blowouts thus far, sandwiching a 48-13 romp over Monmouth and a 57-10 rout of Georgia State around a 51-17 loss to Michigan State. Western Michigan QB Jon Wassink is completing 70.7 percent of his passes this season. PREDICTION: Syracuse 37, Western Michigan 24More college football scoresCopyright 2019 by WDIV ClickOnDetroit - All rights reserved.
Syracuse football vs. Liberty: Time, TV schedule, game preview, score
Andre Cisco #19 of the Syracuse Orange celebrates an interception during the first quarter against the Wagner Seahawks at the Carrier Dome on September 8, 2018 in Syracuse, New York. Now expectations are much higher for the 22nd-ranked Orange as they visit Liberty in Saturday's season opener. ABOUT LIBERTY (2018: 6-6)The Flames, in their second season as an FCS independent, played two notable opponents last season, allowing 98 points in losses to Virginia and Auburn. The Orange have two preseason All-Americans in sophomore kicker Andre Szmyt and sophomore safety Andre Cisco. PREDICTION: Syracuse 27, Liberty 24More college football scoresCopyright 2019 by WDIV ClickOnDetroit - All rights reserved.