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Syracuse Orange Bowls

Location: Syracuse, New York ▪ Colors: Orange
Stadium: Carrier Dome (cap. 49,250)
Record: 113 Years, 649-454-41, .585 W-L% (Major School)

Conferences: ACC, Big East and Ind
Conference Champion: 5 Times
Bowls: 24 Bowls, 14-9-1, .604 W-L% (Major Bowls)

Ranked in AP Poll: 14 Times (Preseason), 15 Times (Final), 197 Weeks (Total)

25 Bowls

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Rk Year Date Day Bowl Winner/Tie Pts Loser/Tie Pts Notes
1 2013 Dec 27, 2013 Fri Texas Bowl Syracuse 21 Minnesota 17 Texas Bowl - Reliant Stadium, Houston, TX
2 2012 Dec 29, 2012 Sat Pinstripe Bowl Syracuse 38 West Virginia 14 Pinstripe Bowl (New York, NY)
3 2010 Dec 30, 2010 Thu Pinstripe Bowl Syracuse 36 Kansas State 34 Pinstripe Bowl (Bronx, NY)
4 2004 Dec 21, 2004 Tue Champs Sports Bowl Georgia Tech 51 Syracuse 14 Champs Sports Bowl (Orlando, FL)
5 2001 Dec 29, 2001 Sat Insight Bowl Syracuse 26 Kansas State 3 Insight Bowl (Phoenix, AZ)
6 1999 Dec 29, 1999 Wed Music City Bowl Syracuse 20 Kentucky 13 Music City Bowl (Nashville, TN)
7 1998 Jan 2, 1999 Sat Orange Bowl Florida 31 Syracuse 10 Orange Bowl (Miami, FL)
8 1997 Dec 31, 1997 Wed Fiesta Bowl Kansas State 35 Syracuse 18 Fiesta Bowl (Tempe, AZ)
9 1996 Dec 27, 1996 Fri Liberty Bowl Syracuse 30 Houston 17 Liberty Bowl (Memphis, TN)
10 1995 Jan 1, 1996 Mon Gator Bowl Syracuse 41 Clemson 0 Gator Bowl (Jacksonville, FL)
11 1992 Jan 1, 1993 Fri Fiesta Bowl Syracuse 26 Colorado 22 Fiesta Bowl (Tempe, AZ)
12 1991 Jan 1, 1992 Wed Hall of Fame Bowl Syracuse 24 Ohio State 17 Hall of Fame Bowl (Tampa, FL)
13 1990 Dec 25, 1990 Tue Aloha Bowl Syracuse 28 Arizona 0 Aloha Bowl (Honolulu, HI)
14 1989 Dec 30, 1989 Sat Peach Bowl Syracuse 19 Georgia 18 Peach Bowl (Atlanta, GA)
15 1988 Jan 2, 1989 Mon Hall of Fame Bowl Syracuse 23 Louisiana State 10 Hall of Fame Bowl (Tampa, FL)
16 1987 Jan 1, 1988 Fri Sugar Bowl Syracuse 16 Auburn 16 Sugar Bowl (New Orleans, LA)
17 1985 Dec 21, 1985 Sat Cherry Bowl Maryland 35 Syracuse 18 Cherry Bowl (Pontiac, MI)
18 1979 Dec 15, 1979 Sat Independence Bowl Syracuse 31 McNeese State 7 Independence Bowl (Shreveport, LA)
19 1966 Dec 31, 1966 Sat Gator Bowl Tennessee 18 Syracuse 12 Gator Bowl (Jacksonville, FL)
20 1964 Jan 1, 1965 Fri Sugar Bowl Louisiana State 13 Syracuse 10 Sugar Bowl (New Orleans, LA)
Rk Year Date Day Bowl Winner/Tie Pts Loser/Tie Pts Notes
21 1961 Dec 16, 1961 Sat Liberty Bowl Syracuse 15 Miami (FL) 14 Liberty Bowl (Philadelphia, PA)
22 1959 Jan 1, 1960 Fri Cotton Bowl Syracuse 23 Texas 14 Cotton Bowl (Dallas, TX)
23 1958 Jan 1, 1959 Thu Orange Bowl Oklahoma 21 Syracuse 6 Orange Bowl (Miami, FL)
24 1956 Jan 1, 1957 Tue Cotton Bowl Texas Christian 28 Syracuse 27 Cotton Bowl (Dallas, TX)
25 1952 Jan 1, 1953 Thu Orange Bowl Alabama 61 Syracuse 6 Orange Bowl (Miami, FL)