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2001 Syracuse Orangemen football team

The 2001 Syracuse Orangemen football team represented Syracuse University during the 2001 NCAA Division I-A football season. The Orange were coached by Paul Pasqualoni and played their home games in the Carrier Dome in Syracuse, New York.

2001 Syracuse Orangemen football
Syracuse Orange logo.svg
Insight.com Bowl champion
ConferenceBig East Conference
Ranking
CoachesNo. 14
APNo. 14
2001 record10–3 (6–1 Big East)
Head coachPaul Pasqualoni (11th season)
CaptainP. J. Alexander
Dwight Freeney
Quentin Harris
Kyle Johnson
Graham Manley
Home stadiumCarrier Dome
(Capacity: 49,550)
Seasons
← 2000
2002 →
2001 Big East football standings
Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
No. 1 Miami (FL) $#   7 0         12 0  
No. 14 Syracuse   6 1         10 3  
No. 21 Boston College   4 3         8 4  
No. 18 Virginia Tech   4 3         8 4  
Pittsburgh   4 3         7 5  
Temple   2 5         4 7  
West Virginia   1 6         3 8  
Rutgers   0 7         2 9  
    1. – BCS National Champion
  • $ – BCS representative as conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

ScheduleEdit

DateTimeOpponentRankSiteTVResultAttendance
August 262:00 PMvs. No. 10 Georgia Tech*ABCL 7–1341,517
September 14:00 PMat No. 8 Tennessee*ESPN2L 9–33107,725
September 812:00 PMUCF*ESPN+W 21–1035,938
September 227:45 PMAuburn*
  • Carrier Dome
  • Syracuse, New York
ESPNW 31–1443,403
September 291:30 PMEast Carolina*
  • Carrier Dome
  • Syracuse, New York
W 44–3036,347
October 612:00 PMat RutgersESPN+W 24–1717,511
October 1312:00 PMat PittsburghESPN+W 42–1052,367
October 201:30 PMTemple 
  • Carrier Dome
  • Syracuse, New York
W 45–342,115
October 2712:00 PMat No. 5 Virginia TechESPN+W 22–1453,662
November 1012:00 PMWest VirginiaNo. 18
  • Carrier Dome
  • Syracuse, New York
ESPN+W 24–1343,753
November 173:30 PMat No. 1 MiamiNo. 14ABCL 0–5952,896
November 247:00 PMNo. 25 Boston CollegeNo. 22
  • Carrier Dome
  • Syracuse, New York
ESPN2W 39–2845,063
December 295:30 PMvs. Kansas State*No. 18ESPNW 26–340,028
  • *Non-conference game
  •  Homecoming
  • Rankings from AP Poll released prior to the game
  • All times are in Eastern time

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RosterEdit

2001 Syracuse Orange football team roster
Players Coaches
Offense
Pos. # Name Class
T 78 Adam Terry Jr
WR 81 David Tyree Jr
WR 15 Dante Briggins Sr
Defense
Pos. # Name Class
DE 54 Dwight Freeney Sr
Special teams
Pos. # Name Class
Head coach
Coordinators/assistant coaches

Legend
  • (C) Team captain
  • (S) Suspended
  • (I) Ineligible
  •   Injured
  •   Redshirt

Roster

ReferencesEdit