Tar Heels Shake off Rust in First Game of the Season with 31-6 Win Over Syracuse
Real fans may not have been there but the Tar Heels found motivation from the next best thing as they marched to a 31-6 victory over Syracuse on Saturday. While time of possession was competitive, the Heels mustered 463 total yards. And despite having three turnovers, Carolina held Syracuse to just 202 total yards. Sam Howell finished the day 25/34 for 295 yards, 1 touchdown and 2 interceptions.