2010 Syracuse Orange football team

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2010 Syracuse Orange football
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Pinstripe Bowl Champions
Conference Big East Conference (1979–2013)
2010 record 8–5 (4–3 Big East)
Head coach Doug Marrone (2nd year)
Offensive coordinator Doug Marrone (2nd year)
Defensive coordinator Scott Shafer (2nd year)
Home stadium Carrier Dome
(Capacity: 49,262)
Seasons
« 2009 2011 »
2010 Big East football standings
Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
Connecticut $+   5 2         8 5  
West Virginia +   5 2         9 4  
Pittsburgh +   5 2         8 5  
Syracuse   4 3         8 5  
South Florida   3 4         8 5  
Louisville   3 4         7 6  
Cincinnati   2 5         4 8  
Rutgers   1 6         4 8  
  • $ – BCS representative as conference champion
  • + – Conference co-champions
As of January 11, 2011; Rankings from AP Poll

The 2010 Syracuse Orange football team represented Syracuse University in the 2010 NCAA Division I FBS football season. The Orange were led by head coach Doug Marrone in his second season. They played their home games at Carrier Dome and were members of the Big East Conference. For the first time since Paul Pasqualoni was fired following the 2004 season, the Orange won enough games to become bowl eligible. Syracuse played Kansas State in the Inaugural Pinstripe Bowl at Yankee Stadium where they won 36–34 to finish the season 8–5, 4–3 in Big East play.

Schedule[edit]

Date Time Opponent Site TV Result Attendance
September 4 6:00 PM at Akron* InfoCision StadiumAkron, OH ESPN3 W 29–3   15,969
September 11 7:00 PM at Washington* Husky StadiumSeattle, WA FSNNW L 20–41   62,418
September 18 7:15 PM Maine* Carrier DomeSyracuse, NY TWCSN W 38–14   37,758
September 25 3:30 PM Colgate* Carrier Dome • Syracuse, NY ESPN3 W 42–7   38,068
October 9 12:00 PM at South Florida Raymond James StadiumTampa, FL Big East Network W 13–9   41,917
October 16 12:00 PM Pittsburghdagger Carrier Dome • Syracuse, NY Big East Network L 14–45   40,168
October 23 12:00 PM at #19 West Virginia Mountaineer FieldMorgantown, WV (Ben Schwartzwalder Trophy) ESPN2 W 19–14   58,122
October 30 12:00 PM at Cincinnati Nippert StadiumCincinnati, OH ESPNU W 31–7   32,072
November 6 12:00 PM Louisville Carrier Dome • Syracuse, NY Big East Network L 20–28   40,735
November 13 3:30 PM at Rutgers Rutgers StadiumPiscataway, NJ ESPNU W 13–10   49,911
November 20 7:00 PM Connecticut Carrier Dome • Syracuse, NY ESPNU L 6–23   41,635
November 27 12:00 PM Boston College* Carrier Dome • Syracuse, NY ESPN L 7–16   42,191
December 30 3:00 PM vs. Kansas State* Yankee StadiumBronx, NY (Pinstripe Bowl) ESPN W 36–34   38,274
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from Coaches Poll released prior to game. All times are in Eastern Time Zone.

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