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After starring at Arundel and Syracuse, Alec Lemon ready for NFL draft
After starring at Arundel and Syracuse, Alec Lemon ready for NFL draft

Rob Moore had just watched Missouri open up a 14-3 first quarter lead on the Syracuse football team, and the wide receivers coach knew the Orange was in desperate need of a spark. So he pulled Alec Lemon aside and implored the senior wideout to will the team back into the game. "'You're going to have to take over,'" Lemon recalled Moore telling him. "'If we're going to win this, we're going to need you to step up.'" That's exactly what he did. Lemon caught 12 passes for a career-high 244 yards and two touchdowns — including a game-winning 17-yard score with 20 seconds remaining — to lead Syracuse to a 31-27 win...

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