• Syracuse head coach Scott Shafer, left, argues a call with an official in the first quarter of NCAA college football game against Boston College in Syracuse, N.Y., Saturday, Nov. 28, 2015. (AP Photo/Nick Lisi)

    Syracuse beats Boston College 20-17 on last-play field goal

    SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — Cole Murphy kicked a 35-yard field goal as time expired, giving Syracuse a 20-17 victory over Boston College on Saturday in coach Scott Shafer’s final game as head coach of the Orange.

  • In this Nov. 14, 2015, file photo, Syracuse head coach Scott Shafer reacts during a timeout in the fourth quarter of an NCAA college football game against Clemson, in Syracuse, N.Y. Syracuse has fired football coach Scott Shafer two days after the team's eighth straight loss. Athletic director Mark Coyle announced the dismissal Monday, Nov. 23, 2015,  and said a national search will begin immediately. Shafer will coach the season finale against Boston College on Saturday. (AP Photo/Nick Lisi, File)

    Scott Shafer’s last game at Syracuse comes against BC

    SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — Like Greg Robinson seven years ago, Syracuse coach Scott Shafer enters the final game of the regular season knowing it’s his last as head man of the Orange.