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What’s college football saying about Syracuse after week 9?

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Boston College v Syracuse Photo by Bryan M. Bennett/Getty Images

Each week, we’ll take a look at what other college football media sites are saying about the Syracuse Orange. The Orange actually played a game which wasn’t decided in the final minute. Do they get a lot of credit for beating BC....let’s find out


In this week’s SP+ rankings Syracuse moves up five places to the 49th spot with the offense 65th while the defense ranks 39th. The Orange are ranked between West Virginia and USC this week.

The Football Power Index has Syracuse up four spots to 60th between Nevada and Texas Tech. Bye U is 999th in this week’s FPI.

Syracuse slides up one to 7th in the local paper’s weekly ACC Power Rankings. The Orange are in between Miami and Louisville.

COLLEGE FOOTBALL: OCT 30 Boston College at Syracuse Photo by Gregory Fisher/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images

CBS Sports

In the CBS Sports power rankings Syracuse has moved up eleven spots to 53rd between Maryland and UNC.

The Athletic

The Orange rise nine spots to 61st in The Athletic’s Top 130 Power Rankings placing them in between Boise State and Louisville this week.

AP and Coaches Poll

Bye U got one vote in the North America Yesterday coaches poll

ACC Week Nine Scores

Virginia Tech 26 Georgia Tech 17

Miami 38 Pitt 34

Duke 7 Wake Forest 45

Boston College 6 Syracuse 21

Florida State 20 Clemson 30

Louisville 13 NC State 28

North Carolina 34 Notre Dame 44

Virginia 49 BYU 66

ACC Week Ten Schedule

Virginia Tech vs BC

Pitt vs Duke

Wake Forest vs UNC

Georgia Tech vs Miami

NC State vs Florida State

Clemson vs Louisville