Tommy DeVito threw for two scores, Sean Tucker ran for two others, and Syracuse broke out of its offensive doldrums to defeat Georgia Tech 37-20 Saturday for its first win of the season.
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- Georgia Tech-Syracuse delayed for COVID tests
- Syracuse OL Bleich has eligibility waiver denied
- Clemson picked as heavy favorite to win ACC
- ACC to have 3 COVID tests a week in season
The start of the Georgia Tech-Syracuse game was temporarily delayed out of "an abundance of caution" as the Orange retested three football players for COVID-19, the school said in a statement Saturday.
The schedule says the 2020 college football season officially kicked off three weeks ago, but Saturday felt like the real start to the year.
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Kenny Pickett threw for two touchdowns and ran for another score, and No. 25 Pittsburgh's defense did the rest as the Panthers beat Syracuse 21-10 on Saturday.
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