Interesting Questions, Facts and Information
- There are a total of 10 general entries.
Interesting Questions, Facts, and Information
Cotton Bowl and Texas. SU beat Texas 23-14. 1961 Hiesman winner won the player of the game award.
1960. SU's first National Championship was in 1960.
Ernie Davis. Davis passed away from Leukemea before he started his pro career. Csonka finished in second to Gary Beban in 1967, McPherson finished second to Tim Brown in 1987. Davis won it in 1961, the year after SU won its first and only National Championship.
False. Although an All-American in 1965 and 1966, Little failed to win the Heisman, losing out to Mike Garrett and Steve Spurrier.
Don McPherson. McPherson led SU to an 11-0-1 record and were tied by Auburn in the Sugar Bowl.
Donovan McNabb. During McNabb's tenure, the Orange played in the Gator, Liberty, Fiesta and Orange Bowls.
Jim Brown. Brown was a highly regarded lacrosse player, and arguably the greatest athlete to ever play at SU.
Marvin Harrison. Harrison had 2,728 yards in his SU career and was the school's all-time leading receiver.
Joe Morris. Joe Morris had 4,299 yards in his four year career at Syracuse.