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2002 Syracuse Orangemen football
ConferenceBig East Conference
2002 record4–8 (2–5 Big East)
Head coachPaul Pasqualoni (12th season)
CaptainClifton Smith
Chris Davis
Will Hunter
Troy Nunes
David Tyree[1]
Home stadiumCarrier Dome
(Capacity: 49,550)
Seasons
← 2001
2003 →
2002 Big East football standings
v · d · e Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
#2 Miami   7 0         12 1  
#25 West Virginia   6 1         9 4  
#19 Pittsburgh   5 2         9 4  
#18 Virginia Tech   3 4         10 4  
Boston College   3 4         9 4  
Syracuse   2 5         4 8  
Temple   2 5         4 8  
Rutgers   0 7         1 11  
† – BCS representative as champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 2002 Syracuse Orangemen football team represented Syracuse University during the 2002 NCAA Division I-A football season. The Orange were coached by Paul Pasqualoni and played their home games at the Carrier Dome in Syracuse, New York.

ScheduleEdit

DateTimeOpponentSiteTVResultAttendance
August 297:45 PMat BYU*ESPNL 21–4265,612
September 78:00 PMNorth Carolina*ESPN2L 22–3039,444
September 143:30 PMRhode Island*
  • Carrier Dome
  • Syracuse, NY
W 63–1743,089
September 289:00 PMat No. 25 Auburn*ESPN2L 34–3783,667
October 512:00 PMPittsburgh
  • Carrier Dome
  • Syracuse, NY
ESPN+L 24–4839,947
October 1212:00 PMat [[{{{school}}}|Temple]]TWCSNL 16–1717,220
October 1812:00 PMat West VirginiaESPN+L 7–3445,088
October 251:30 PMRutgers
  • Carrier Dome
  • Syracuse, NY
W 45–1437,158
November 27:00 PMat UCF*ESPN+W 38–3524,043
November 93:30 PMNo. 8 Virginia Tech
  • Carrier Dome
  • Syracuse, NY
ESPNW 50–42 3OT48,239
November 1612:00 PMat Boston CollegeESPN+L 20–4136,221
November 301:00 PMNo. 1 Miami
  • Carrier Dome
  • Syracuse, NY
ABCL 7–4945,679
  • *Non-conference game
  • Rankings from AP Poll released prior to the game
  • All times are in Eastern time

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RosterEdit

2002 Syracuse Orange football team roster
Players Coaches
Offense
Pos. # Name Class
QB 5 Anderson, R. J.R. J. Anderson Jr
C 68 Buda, ChrisChris Buda Jr
RB 34 Davis, ChrisChris Davis Sr
TE 85 Kowalewski, JoeJoe Kowalewski Fr
WR 2 Morant, JohnnieJohnnie Morant Jr
QB 11 Nunes, TroyTroy Nunes Sr
T 69 Ojinnaka, QuinnQuinn Ojinnaka Fr
T 74 Sampson, KevinKevin Sampson Jr
T 78 Terry, AdamAdam Terry Sr
WR 81 Tyree, DavidDavid Tyree Sr
Defense
Pos. # Name Class
DT 91 Brown, EugeneEugene Brown Fr
CB 25 Gregory, SteveSteve Gregory Fr
CB 30 Hunter, WillWill Hunter Sr
DE 94 LaCasse, RyanRyan LaCasse Fr
LB 57 Scanlon, RichRich Scanlon Jr
LB 9 Smith, CliftonClifton Smith Sr
DE 97 Thomas, JoshJosh Thomas Jr
Special teams
Pos. # Name Class
Head coach
Coordinators/assistant coaches

Legend
  • (C) Team captain
  • (S) Suspended
  • (I) Ineligible
  • Cruz Roja.svg Injured
  • Redshirt.svg Redshirt

Roster

Team players in the NFLEdit

Player Position Round Pick NFL club
Chris Davis Running back 5 165 Seattle Seahawks
David Tyree Wide Receiver 6 211 New York Giants

ReferencesEdit

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