The Syracuse Orange lost a 17-16 heartbreaker to Pitt on Saturday at the Carrier Dome.
The sophomore who lost his starting job to freshman Chas Dodd informed coach Greg Schiano of his decision, the school announced Saturday.
It’s crunch time for Rutgers, as it bids for a sixth straight postseason bowl appearance.
Rutgers coach Greg Schiano on Monday named Chas Dodd as his team’s starting quarterback for Wednesday’s game against South Florida.
Rutgers coach Greg Schiano would usually bristle at any questions suggesting a quarterback controversy on his team.
Rutgers coach Greg Schiano named true freshman Chas Dodd his starting quarterback Monday for Saturday’s game against Army (4-2) at New Meadowlands Stadium
Joe Martinek carried 20 times for 109 yards and a touchdown and Tom Savage completed 10 of 19 passes for 148 yards and a score, leading Rutgers to a 31-0 rout of Norfolk State in both schools’ season opener on Thursday night.
Rutgers quarterback Tom Savage has gone from homesick freshman to confident sophomore.