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Garcia's Second Glance: SU at Mizzou

Keon Lyn (8) mobbed after game-sealing INT

Syracuse sat at 4-5 two weeks ago with a pair of offensive powerhouses up next on the schedule. Following an upset win in blowout fashion over Louisville, the Orange somehow mustered up another upset on the road at Missouri. The comeback clinched a bowl berth for SU for the second time in three seasons, and a few key plays made it all possible. Let's check the tape.

Both Syracuse and Missouri entered Saturday night's game looking to salvage otherwise disappointing seasons with a bowl berth. In a back-and-forth game with plenty of drama late, the Orange pulled out the comeback win as Alec Lemon caught an easy 17-yard pass from Ryan Nassib with just 20 ticks left in the 31-27 win. It wasn't a banner performance for either of SU's units, but each did just... Recommended Stories