ESPN Releases Final Bowl Prediction For Syracuse

first_imgDino Babers leading the Syracuse football team onto the field.SYRACUSE, NY – SEPTEMBER 02: Dino Babers runs out in front the Syracuse Orange before his first game as head coach of the Syracuse Orange vs Colgate Raiders on September 2, 2016 at The Carrier Dome in Syracuse, New York. (Photo by Brett Carlsen/Getty Images)The Syracuse Orange enjoyed their best season in over 15 years en route to a 9-3 season that included a near-upset of Clemson.ESPN’s latest bowl game prediction indicates that the Orange could be heading to a bowl game against one of the Big 12’s best teams.Here is where and who ESPN’s analysts have Syracuse playing:Analyst Mitch Sherman believes that Syracuse will be playing in the Camping World Bowl against West Virginia (8-3) at Camping World Stadium in Orlando, Florida on December 28 at 5:15 p.m.Fellow-analyst Kyle Bonagura also believes that the Orange will be playing in the Camping World Bowl, but against Iowa State (8-4).Syracuse’s only appearance in the Camping World Bowl came in 2004 in a 51-14 loss to Georgia Tech. The Orange were chosen for the game that year due to the Big 12 not having enough eligible teams to participate.The Orange are playing in their first bowl game under third-year head coach Dino Babers. The team’s 9-3 regular season record was their best since 2001.last_img read more

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