Amba Etta-Tawo becomes 4th player in Syracuse football history to reach 1,000 receiving yards in a season

first_img Published on October 22, 2016 at 3:24 pm Contact Paul: pmschwed@syr.edu | @pschweds Facebook Twitter Google+ Amba Etta-Tawo became the fourth player in Syracuse history to cross the 1,000 receiving yard mark in a season. He reached the milestone on Saturday against Boston College.Marvin Harrison (1,131 in 1995), Alec Lemon (1,070 in 2012) and Rob Moore (1,064 in 1989) are the other players on the list.Etta-Tawo entered the game against Boston College with 930 yards, good for second in the nation. He caught a one-handed 68-yard touchdown in the fourth quarter to extend Syracuse’s lead to 28-20 over the Eagles. The fifth-year grad transfer from Maryland has seen a bump in his stats as a result of playing in Dino Babers’ offensive scheme.Against Connecticut on Sept. 24, Etta-Tawo recorded 270 receiving yards, breaking Scott Schwedes’ school record for most receiving yards in a game.AdvertisementThis is placeholder text Commentslast_img