Found December 28, 2013 on Orange Fizz:
Syracuse defeated Minnesota 21-17 to win the Texas Bowl.  For a team that started the season 0-2 with losses to Penn State and Northwestern, this is unexpected. This is also a very fortunate outcome for Syracuse because had Terrel Hunt not thrown the touchdown to Josh Parris with six seconds left against BC, this game would not have happened. Syracuse played the same type of football it had all season. The defense was strong, and finished the season without allowing a rusher to rush for 100-plus yards. Jerome Smith started things off with a touchdown and finished with 74 yards on the ground. Like he did against BC, Hunt helped out his own cause with two touchdowns of his own. He had 74 yards rushing and spread the ball to different receivers. This win is not only good for Scott Shafer’s resume, but it says something about the program. It continues to excel in bowl games, going 3-0 in the last four seasons. This is huge for recruiting. Syracuse had the opportunity to play in Texa...
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