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College Football
BOXSCORE | RECAP
Syracuse 55, Western Michigan 42
When: 6:00 PM   ET ,  Friday, August 31, 2018
Where: Waldo Stadium, Kalamazoo, Michigan
Attendance: 20628
Final Scoring Summary
 
Final 1 2 3 4 T
Syracuse 24 10 14 7 55
Western Michigan 7 0 28 7 42
SCORING
Scoring Summary
1st Quarter - 11:36
Syracuse   TD  Western Michigan 0 - Syracuse 7
Jamal Custis 27 yd. pass from Eric Dungey (Andre Szmyt kick)
1st Quarter - 9:32
Syracuse   FG  Western Michigan 0 - Syracuse 10
Andre Szmyt 26 yd. field goal
1st Quarter - 6:39
Syracuse   TD  Western Michigan 0 - Syracuse 17
Moe Neal 1 yd. run (Andre Szmyt kick)
1st Quarter - 3:10
Western Michigan   TD  Western Michigan 7 - Syracuse 17
LeVante Bellamy 7 yd. run (Josh Grant kick)
1st Quarter - 0:51
Syracuse   TD  Western Michigan 7 - Syracuse 24
Moe Neal 3 yd. run (Andre Szmyt kick)
2nd Quarter - 11:53
Syracuse   TD  Western Michigan 7 - Syracuse 31
Dontae Strickland 1 yd. run (Andre Szmyt kick)
2nd Quarter - 9:25
Syracuse   FG  Western Michigan 7 - Syracuse 34
Andre Szmyt 43 yd. field goal
3rd Quarter - 14:06
Western Michigan   TD  Western Michigan 14 - Syracuse 34
D'Wayne Eskridge 21 yd. pass from Jon Wassink (Josh Grant kick)
3rd Quarter - 7:32
Western Michigan   TD  Western Michigan 21 - Syracuse 34
D'Wayne Eskridge 84 yd. pass from Jon Wassink (Josh Grant kick)
3rd Quarter - 5:19
Western Michigan   TD  Western Michigan 28 - Syracuse 34
LeVante Bellamy 64 yd. run (Josh Grant kick)
3rd Quarter - 2:45
Syracuse   TD  Western Michigan 28 - Syracuse 41
Jamal Custis 21 yd. pass from Eric Dungey (Andre Szmyt kick)
3rd Quarter - 1:56
Western Michigan   TD  Western Michigan 35 - Syracuse 41
Jon Wassink 4 yd. run (Josh Grant kick)
3rd Quarter - 0:48
Syracuse   TD  Western Michigan 35 - Syracuse 48
Dontae Strickland 1 yd. run (Andre Szmyt kick)
4th Quarter - 14:46
Syracuse   TD  Western Michigan 35 - Syracuse 55
Eric Dungey 27 yd. run (Andre Szmyt kick)
4th Quarter - 2:50
Western Michigan   TD  Western Michigan 42 - Syracuse 55
Jayden Reed 17 yd. pass from Jon Wassink (Josh Grant kick)
TEAMS
Team Records
  Syracuse Western Michigan
W‑L 1 - 0 - 0 0 - 1 - 0
Conference 0 - 0 - 0 0 - 0 - 0
Team Stats
  Syracuse Western Michigan
Score 55 42
1st Downs 26 24
3rd Down Efficiency 7-for-17
41%
2-for-10
20%
4th Down Efficiency 2-for-3
67%
1-for-2
50%
Total Yards 560 621
Rushing
Rushes-Net Yards 62-334 28-242
Average/Rush 5.4 8.6
Passing
Comp-Att 11-28 19-36
Passing Yards 226 379
Average/Pass Play 7.5 10.2
Penalties-Yards 5-45 6-45
Fumbles-Lost 1-1 0-0
Interceptions Thrown 0 2
Time of Possession 33:53 26:07
PLAYER STATS
Syracuse (1 - 0)
Passing
  COMP/ATT YDS TD INT
E. Dungey 7/19 184 2 0
T. Devito 4/9 42 0 0
Passing
  COMP/ATT YDS TD INT
J. Wassink 19/36 379 3 2
Rushing
  ATT YDS AVG TD
E. Dungey 15 200 13.3 1
M. Neal 28 82 2.9 2
D. Strickland 11 38 3.5 2
T. Devito 8 14 1.8 0
Rushing
  ATT YDS AVG TD
L. Bellamy 11 120 10.9 2
J. Bogan 6 68 11.3 0
C. Brown 4 40 10.0 0
J. Wassink 7 14 2.0 1
Receiving
  REC YDS AVG TD
J. Custis 6 168 28.0 2
D. Strickland 1 22 22.0 0
R. Pierce 2 19 9.5 0
M. Neal 2 17 8.5 0
Receiving
  REC YDS AVG TD
D. Eskridge 8 240 30.0 2
J. Reed 7 121 17.3 1
D. Harris 1 12 12.0 0
L. Bellamy 3 6 2.0 0
Interceptions
  NO. YDS TD
K. Whitner 1 20 0
A. Cisco 1 2 0
Interceptions
  NO. YDS TD
No interceptions
Sacks
  NO. YDS
K. Coleman 1.0 2.0
Sacks
  NO. YDS
A. Fayad 1.0 5.0
N. Clayton 0.5 4.0
K. Guillory 0.5 2.0
Tackles For Loss
  NO. YDS
E. Foster 2.0 2.0
R. Guthrie 1.0 3.0
K. Coleman 1.0 2.0
Tackles For Loss
  NO. YDS
A. Fayad 1.0 5.0
A. Balabani 1.0 1.0
A. Grace 1.0 1.0
N. Clayton 0.5 4.0
K. Guillory 0.5 2.0
Fumbles
  NO.
No fumbles
Fumbles
  NO.
No fumbles