Originally written on Fox Sports  |  Last updated 11/15/14
One stood in the lobby of the Syracuse football complex, cameras in his face amid the glaring lights, answering question after question. The other, just a few feet away, spoke softly to the lone reporter who had requested to speak with him, happy to oblige for the good of the team. Such is life for Orange starting quarterback Drew Allen and Terrel Hunt, the man Allen beat out for the job. ''I think I got a fair shot,'' Hunt said. ''I just came up short. There's nothing good about it. They just took experience over inexperience. I knew I was the front-runner. He had to earn what he got. We were dead-even.'' Hunt, a star at New York City's Christ the King High before signing to play for Syracuse, emerged as the favorite to win the job after a solid spring, getting more first-team snaps than senior Charley Loeb and junior John Kinder. It didn't seem to matter that he had never thrown a pass in a college game - until the 6-foot-5 Allen transferred from Oklahoma in April to use his fi...
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