Big East lunchtime links

  • Though he hasn't yet been named the starter, Zach Collaros has been impressive this spring, Bill Koch writes in the Cincinnati Enquirer.

  • Bruising fullback Henry Hynoski could see an increased role in Pitt's passing attack, Ray Fittipaldo says in the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette.

  • Ryne Giddins is ready to prove himself at South Florida, Scott Carter writes in the Tampa Tribune.

  • Nathaniel Hackett just turned 30, but he'll play an important role on the Syracuse staff, Nolan Weidner writes in the Syracuse Post-Standard.

  • Wideout Malik Generett -- who's 6-foot-4 -- could help UConn this year after redshirting in '09, Justin Verrier writes in the Hartford Courant.

  • Louisville's Dexter Heyman is back at linebacker after last year's failed experiment at defensive end, C.L. Brown writes in The Courier-Journal.

  • Mohamed Sanu is even better after a year of seasoning, Tom Luicci writes in The Star-Ledger.