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More than likely, it will be Godfrey against UB

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---Although he hasn’t announced it yet, Central Flordia coach George O’Leary will likely bench quarterback Rob Calabrese and go with with freshman Jeff Godfrey, pictured above, against UB on Saturday. O'Leary said on the Conference USA conference call on Monday that both QBs will take first-team snaps in practice this week, and O'Leary will decide his starter by Thursday.

---The Bulls are 11.5-point underdogs at home against UCF.

---Here's a good behind the scenes look from Samantha Steele on the UB-Baylor game.

---Kent State's Doug Martin believes if they can keep the turnover below 22 this season, they'll be in contention in the MAC.

---Toledo's defense is beginning to turn it up. A much maligned unit in 2009, the Rocket's defense allowed 533 yards of offense and 41 points in the opening loss to Arizona. But last Saturday, yielded just 13 points and 183 yards of offense in the MAC opener at Ohio.

---Michigan's Denard Robinson is the most electrifying player in college football, and has already set, broken and re-broken records in his first two career starts at quarterback.

---In terms of success against non-league opponents, the Big East is closer to the MAC and WAC than the Big 12 or Big Ten.

---In college hoops, Gary Parrish spoke anonymously to ten Division I coaches trying to determine why, and how many, illegal phone calls are made on the recruiting trail.

---The Los Angeles Times wrote a good profile on former UCLA and current St. John's coach Steve Lavin.

---- Andy Katz's writes how Syracuse and Duke functioned this summer with Jim Boeheim and Coach K coaching Team USA in Turkey.

---Rodney McKissic

(www.twitter.com/rodneyjmckissic)

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Bob Dicesare

Bob DiCesare

Western New York native Bob DiCesare covers UB football, Big 4 basketball and writes an occasional column. He still holds a grudge against Chris Ford who, he's convinced, cost St. Bonaventure the 1970 NCAA basketball championship.

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Rodney McKissic

Rodney McKissic

Rodney McKissic began his journalism career in 1989 after graduating from the University of Cincinnati and has worked for The Buffalo News since 2001. A proud father of four children, he enjoys reading in his spare time.

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Amy Moritz

Amy Moritz

Amy Moritz, a native of Lockport, has covered colleges for The Buffalo News since 1999. She has a bachelor’s degree in journalism/mass communication from St. Bonaventure University and a master’s degree in humanities from the University at Buffalo. An endurance athlete, she has completed several triathlons, half marathons and marathons.

@amymoritz | amoritz@buffnews.com

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