Posted by ESPN.com's Brian Bennett
• Doug Marrone is trying to bring Syracuse back to prominence, but Saturday's spring game shows a lot of work needs to be done, Mark Beech writes for Sports Illustrated.
• Chris Gedney, a Syracuse assistant athletic director, remembers former NFL teammate Pat Tillman on the fifth anniversary of Tillman's death. Bud Poliquin has the story in the Syracuse Post-Standard.
• Donald Brown has a good chance of becoming UConn's first-ever first-round pick on Saturday, Desmond Conner writes in the Hartford Courant.
• Dave Hickman clears out his notebook on West Virginia, touching on kickers, the defense and how Logan Heastie has adjusted to the rigors of college weight training.
TOP 25 SCOREBOARD
2:00 PM ET Washington State Colorado State 3:30 PM ET 20 Fresno State 25 USC 5:30 PM ET Buffalo San Diego State 9:00 PM ET Tulane Louisiana-Lafayette
6:00 PM ET Pittsburgh Bowling Green 9:30 PM ET Utah State 23 Northern Illinois
2:30 PM ET Marshall Maryland 6:00 PM ET Syracuse Minnesota 9:30 PM ET Brigham Young Washington
12:00 PM ET Rutgers Notre Dame 3:20 PM ET Cincinnati North Carolina 6:45 PM ET Miami (FL) 18 Louisville 10:15 PM ET Michigan Kansas State
11:45 AM ET Middle Tennessee Navy 3:15 PM ET Ole Miss Georgia Tech 6:45 PM ET 10 Oregon Texas 10:15 PM ET 14 Arizona State Texas Tech
12:30 PM ET Arizona Boston College 2:00 PM ET Virginia Tech 17 UCLA 4:00 PM ET Rice Mississippi State 8:00 PM ET 24 Duke 21 Texas A&M
12:00 PM ET Nebraska 22 Georgia 12:00 PM ET UNLV North Texas 1:00 PM ET Iowa 16 LSU 1:00 PM ET 19 Wisconsin 9 South Carolina 5:00 PM ET 5 Stanford 4 Michigan State 8:30 PM ET 15 UCF 6 Baylor
7:30 PM ET 13 Oklahoma State 8 Missouri 8:30 PM ET 12 Clemson 7 Ohio State