Syracuse vs. Toledo Notebook

Some notable stats and quotes from Saturday night's victory by the Orangemen over the Toledo Rockets:

"The younger guys are starting to get it"--Linebacker Rich Scanlon on the younger members of the SU secondary starting to come together with the experienced front seven on the defense.

"He has a clear understanding of the blocking scheme in front of him...That's a sign of maturity"--Coach Pasqualoni discussing Walter Reyes's night.

"We're four weeks into the season and I keep hearing about Troy Nunes. Enough is enough, right?"--Quarterback R.J. Anderson when asked how he feels about being a leader now that Troy Nunes has graduated.

NOTES: R.J. Anderson extended his streak of passes without throwing an interception to 121 attempts now...Walter Reyes has rushed for at least one touchdown in nine straight games...Both Reyes (5) and Damien Rhodes (4) set career-highs in pass receptions...Lenny Cusamano's two-yard touchdown reception was the first of his career...Tight end Joe Kowalewski's third-quarter catch was his first of the season, and only second of his career...Kellen Pruitt and Thomas Whitfield combined for a sack of Toledo quarter Bruce Gradkowski...It was Syracuse's first sack of the season...Attendance at the Carrier Dome: 36,083.

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