Tuesday August 19th, 2014

Syracuse junior tight end Josh Parris will undergo surgery after suffering a lower-body injury, the school announced Tuesday.

The surgery is scheduled for Wednesday. Parris' status for the upcoming season is unknown.

More: 2014 ACC preview: Florida State looks to defend conference crown

Parris, who was projected to start, appeared in all 13 games last season, catching 13 passes for 90 yards.

The Orange open the season Aug. 29 against Villanova.

- Chris Johnson

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