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McMackin: Expect ‘tough battles’ in game against San Jose State

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    Hawaii's Royce Pollard cuts downfield enroute to a touchdown during first-half action of a college football game between the Hawaii Warriors and the San Jose State Spartans on Saturday, Nov. 20, 2010 at Aloha Stadium in Honolulu.
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Given recent history, University of Hawaii football coach Greg McMackin said he expects another in a series of "tough battles" when the Warriors play at San Jose State Friday.

None of the last five meetings at San Jose have been decided  by more than a touchdown and the two most recent trips, 2009 and ’07, both went to overtime.

"We’ve always won over there but they have been just battles," McMackin said on a Western Athletic Conference coaches teleconference this morning.

UH has won four in a row at Spartan Stadium.

UH (3-2) is a 6 1/2-point favorite over the 2-4 Spartans in a game to be shown on ESPN.

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