Win Probability 100%

SYR
PITT
PITT 100%

SYR

61

PITT

76

End of 4th Quarter

Team Stats

  • Total Yards

    • SYR668
    • 644PITT
  • Turnovers

    • SYR1
    • 2PITT
  • Possession

    SYRPITT
    24:1835:42
  • 1st Downs

    • SYR38
    • 20PITT

Game Information

Heinz Field
Coverage: ACCNE
  • Pittsburgh, PA 15260
  • Line: PITT -24.5
  • Over/Under: 67
Attendance: 34,049
11/26/2016 Associated Press

Pitt-Syracuse sets FBS record for most points

Nate Peterman threw for 251 yards and four touchdowns and ran for another to lead Pittsburgh to a wild 76-61 victory over Syracuse on Saturday.

Scoring Summary

1234T
Syracuse147132761
Pittsburgh1421212076
first QuarterSYRPITT
TD
7:42
Zack Mahoney 2 Yd Run (Cole Murphy Kick)
7 plays, 45 yards, 2:13
70
play
Syracuse gets on the board first with QB keeper (0:30)

Zack Mahoney run for 2-yards for a TD (0:30)

TD
6:29
Jester Weah 59 Yd pass from Nathan Peterman (Chris Blewitt Kick)
3 plays, 65 yards, 1:13
77
play
Weah races through the defense for 59-yard TD (0:35)

Peterman hits Jester Weah on the slant and he does the rest going 59-yard to the end zone for a Pitt touchdown. (0:35)

TD
3:35
James Conner 35 Yd pass from Nathan Peterman (Chris Blewitt Kick)
1 play, 35 yards, 0:08
714
play
Pitt takes lead with Conner 35-yard TD reception (1:24)

Pittsburgh QB Nathan Peterman passes to an open James Conner who races into the end zone for a 35-yard touchdown. (1:24)

TD
0:28
Dontae Strickland 5 Yd Run (Cole Murphy Kick)
10 plays, 74 yards, 3:07
1414
play
Cuse evens the score on Strickland run (0:36)

Dontae Strickland run for 5-yards for a TD (0:36)

second QuarterSYRPITT
TD
10:36
George Aston 6 Yd Run (Chris Blewitt Kick)
10 plays, 65 yards, 4:52
1421
play
Pitt takes lead on jet sweep by FB Alston (0:39)

George Aston run for 6-yards for a TD (0:39)

TD
6:57
James Conner 9 Yd Run (Chris Blewitt Kick)
4 plays, 69 yards, 1:40
1428
play
James Conner gets upended on 9-yard TD run (1:14)

Pitt takes 14-point lead on James Conner run for 9-yards for a TD (1:14)

TD
1:36
Amba Etta-Tawo 5 Yd pass from Zack Mahoney (Cole Murphy Kick)
14 plays, 68 yards, 5:21
2128
play
Cuse within seven after screen to Etta-Tawo (0:42)

Zack Mahoney pass complete to Amba Etta-Tawo for 5-yards for a TD (0:42)

TD
0:10
Nathan Peterman 13 Yd Run (Chris Blewitt Kick)
8 plays, 64 yards, 1:26
2135
third QuarterSYRPITT
TD
11:37
Dane Jackson 20 Yd Interception Return (Chris Blewitt Kick)
3 plays, 5 yards, 1:03
2142
play
Pitt DB takes interception 20 yards for the pick-six (0:39)

Syracuse QB Zack Mahoney's pass is intercepted and returned 20 yards for a touchdown by Pittsburgh DB Dane Jackson. (0:39)

TD
8:59
Quadree Henderson 66 Yd Run (Chris Blewitt Kick)
1 play, 66 yards, 0:11
2149
play
Pitt RB Hendersons' wheels on full display on 66-yard TD run (2:01)

Quadree Henderson run for 66-yards for a TD (2:01)

TD
7:54
Moe Neal 42 Yd Run (Cole Murphy PAT blocked)
4 plays, 85 yards, 1:05
2749
play
Cuse answers Pitt score with big TD run of their own (0:41)

Moe Neal run for 42-yards for a TD (0:41)

TD
7:30
Maurice Ffrench 77 Yd Run (Chris Blewitt Kick)
1 play, 77 yards, 0:24
2756
play
Pitt piles on Syracuse, scores 77-yard TD (1:48)

Pittsburgh WR Maurice Ffrench takes an end-around and races past Syracuse's defense scoring a 77-yard touchdown. (1:48)

TD
1:53
Amba Etta-Tawo 12 Yd pass from Zack Mahoney (Cole Murphy Kick)
6 plays, 45 yards, 2:03
3456
play
Etta-Tawo tip-toes way into end zone for second score (0:47)

Zack Mahoney pass complete to Amba Etta-Tawo for 12-yards for a TD (0:47)

fourth QuarterSYRPITT
TD
11:16
Zack Mahoney 19 Yd Run (Cole Murphy Kick)
7 plays, 63 yards, 2:11
4156
play
Mahoney does it himself, goes 19-yards for the TD (0:31)

Zack Mahoney run for 19-yards for a TD (0:31)

TD
9:33
Dontez Ford 79 Yd pass from Nathan Peterman (Chris Blewitt Kick)
3 plays, 78 yards, 1:43
4163
TD
7:21
Amba Etta-Tawo 7 Yd pass from Zack Mahoney (Cole Murphy Kick)
7 plays, 65 yards, 2:12
4863
play
Amba Etta-Tawo hauls in third TD reception of game (0:34)

Zack Mahoney pass complete to Amba Etta-Tawo for 7-yards for a TD (0:34)

TD
5:06
Jester Weah 6 Yd pass from Nathan Peterman (Chris Blewitt Kick)
5 plays, 44 yards, 2:15
4870
play
Peterman threads it to Weah in the back of the end zone (1:32)

Nathan Peterman pass complete to Jester Weah for 6-yards for a TD (Chris Blewitt KICK) (1:32)

TD
3:47
Amba Etta-Tawo 49 Yd pass from Zack Mahoney (Cole Murphy Kick)
5 plays, 69 yards, 1:19
5570
play
Cuse turns 4th and 6 into six. (0:41)

Zack Mahoney pass complete to Amba Etta-Tawo for 49-yards for a TD (0:41)

TD
3:15
James Conner 1 Yd Run (Chris Blewitt PAT failed)
2 plays, 43 yards, 0:32
5576
play
Conner goes over the top for second score (1:00)

James Conner run for 1-yard for a TD (1:00)

TD
0:58
Amba Etta-Tawo 13 Yd pass from Zack Mahoney (Cole Murphy PAT failed)
10 plays, 77 yards, 2:17
6176
play
Syracuse WR Amba Etta-Tawo brings in 5th TD reception of game (1:35)

Zack Mahoney pass complete to Amba Etta-Tawo for 13-yards for a TD (1:35)

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