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It'll take a great college football Saturday to top a very good Friday
It'll take a great college football Saturday to top a very good Friday

OK, Saturday, take your best shot, because the Friday after Thanksgiving set a high bar. It started with Western Kentucky handing Marshall its first defeat by a basketball score of 67-66. The Hilltoppers won in overtime when they gambled on, and converted, a two-point conversion attempt. Marshall, which plays a schedule weaker than camomile tea, had worked weeks to prove it belonged in the College Football Playoff ranking. The Thundering Herd finally checked in at No. 24 this week, and now will check out. The game produced 133 points, 74 first downs, 168 plays, 1,446 yards and a few snickers. Florida State remains the lone undefeated major player at 11-0, even if that's only...

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