Syracuse Orange vs. Pittsburgh Panthers - 10/24/15 College Football Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Pittsburgh Panthers (5-1) at Syracuse Orange (3-3)
College Football: Saturday, October 24, 2015 at 12:00 pm (Carrier Dome)
The Line: Syracuse Orange +6.5 -- Over/Under: 52 See the Latest Odds
The Pittsburgh Panthers have cracked the top 25 and will try to continue winning when they travel to Syracuse this weekend.
Syracuse is coming off of their 3rd loss in a row in a 44-38 defeat to the Virginia Cavaliers. Quarterback Eric Dungey went 16/22 for 150 yards and 2 touchdowns. Dungey also added 18 carries for 85 yards and a touchdown on the ground. Running back Jordan Fredericks carried the ball 9 times for 33 yards and 1 touchdown. Wide Receiver Steve Ishmael caught 4 passes for 40 yards and 1 touchdown. Receiver Ervin Phillips also caught 4 passes for 33 yards and a touchdown. Syracuse has lost 3 straight games and will need to get ready for when they host 25th ranked Pittsburgh this weekend.
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The Pittsburgh Panthers improved their record to 5-1 after defeating Georgia Tech 31-28. Quarterback Nathan Peterman threw the ball 21 times completing 14 of them for 162 yards and 3 touchdowns. Running back Qadree Ollison carried the ball 22 times for 83 yards and a touchdown. The leading receiver for the Panthers was Tyler Boyd who caught 8 passes for 68 yards and 2 touchdowns. The Pittsburgh Panthers have just cracked the top 25 and will be looking for another big win on their resume.
The Pittsburgh Panthers are 5-0 against the spread in their last 5 road games. Pittsburgh is 4-1 against the spread in their last 5 games after allowing more than 450 total yards in their previous game. Syracuse is 9-2 against the spread in their last 11 games after allowing more than 40 points in their previous game. Syracuse is 1-5 against the spread in their last 6 games following a loss
Syracuse has struggled heavily these past couple weeks and will need to figure out somthing because Pittsburgh been playing some good football as of late. Pittsburgh is just playing better ball right now and should take care of business come saturday. Take the Panthers.