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Who: Canisius Crusaders (10-0) vs. Bishop Timon-St. Jude Tigers (6-4)

What: Monsignor Martin Association championship game.

When: Today, noon.

Where: Ralph Wilson Stadium.

Tickets: $7.

Internet broadcast: Canisius video broadcast via canisiushigh.org.

Buffalo News large school poll (last poll Nov. 6): Canisius No. 1, Bishop Timon-St. Jude No. 7.

New York State Sportswriters Association Class AA poll: Canisius No. 2; Bishop Timon-St. Jude unranked.

Canisius at The Ralph: Canisius owns one playoff title (2009) and is 1-2 in championship games. Seeking first unbeaten season since 1976 (7-0-1); seeking first unbeaten and untied season since 1975 (8-0). It would be the first undefeated season for a Monsignor Martin Association large school since St. Joe’s went 10-0 in 1998; Cardinal O’Hara went 9-0 in 2006 as it won the League A (small school title).

Bishop Timon-St. Jude at The Ralph: First championship game since the current playoff format began in 2002. Seeking first outright Monsignor Martin title since 1994, when the Tigers went 7-2 and 3-0 in League AA. Timon’s last league championships have been regular-season titles that were shared in 2002 (with St. Joe’s), 2001 (with St. Francis) and 1999 (with St. Joe’s and Canisius).

Last time: Canisius won at Bishop Timon-St. Jude, 26-14, in Week Eight.

Coaches: Canisius, Rich Robbins, second season (14-7); Bishop Timon-St. Jude, Charlie Comerford, second season (14-7).

How they got here: Bishop Timon-St. Jude beat St. Joe’s for the second time, taking a 21-7 first-quarter lead on two Jackson Brown touchdowns and an Adam DiMillo interception return for a score on its way to a 27-10 victory. Canisius led, 24-0, after three quarters as it cruised to its second win over St. Francis, 44-20. Qadree Ollison had three touchdowns and 230 yards on 18 carries as he set the Canisius single-season rushing record (1,681 yards).

Canisius key players (and statistics): Jr. QB Tyler Mascio, 6-0, 160 (81-133, 60.9 pct., 1,443 yards, 12 TDs, 7 INTs; 68-301, 5 TDs rush); Jr. RB Qadree Ollison, 6-1, 205 (202-1,681, 22 TDs; 9-116, TD receiving; 22 tackles, 1 INT); Sr. WR/CB Kyle Abernathy, 5-11, 175 (6-185, 4 TDs; 15 tackles, 7 INTs); Jr. WR/S Ryan Richards, 6-2, 200 (18-260, 2 TDs; 51 tackles; 3 INTs, 1 INT TD return; 2 fumble recoveries, 1 forced fumble), Sr. WR Denzel Benton, 6-0, 180 (34-688, 7 TDs; 19-167, 1 TD rush; 17 tackles, INT); Sr. TE Anthony Kellerman, 6-1, 190 (15-267, 1 TD); Sr. RT/NT Ryan Hunter, 6-5, 315 (53 tackles); Sr. DE Nick Carbone, 6-1, 205 (42 tackles, 5 sacks); Jr. LB/P Mike Sharpe, 6-2, 200 (71 tackles, 1.5 sacks, 2 forced fumbles, 1 fumble recovery); So. CB Josh Huffman, 5-11, 175 (45 tackles, 5 INTs).

Bishop Timon-St. Jude key players (and statistics): Sr. QB Ryan Dougherty, 6-4, 210 (3 TDs); Jr. RB/DB Adam DiMillo, 5-11, 175 (118-975, 4 TDs; 6-63, TD rec.); Sr. FB Jackson Brown, 5-10, 215 (147-780, 11 TDs; 6-68 rec.; 120 tackles, 3 forced fumbles); Sr. RB JD Recor (two TDs); Sr. WR Lew Vaccaro, 5-10, 165 (25-512, 2 TDs; 51 tackles, 6 INTs); Sr. TE/DE Demone Harris, 6-5, 235 (2 TDs; 5 sacks); Sr. DT Sean Murphy, 6-1, 285 (59 tackles, 4 sacks, two forced fumbles); Jr. DT Ryan Byrne, 6-0, 245 (60 tackles); Sr. DE Kyle Polakiewicz, 6-5, 210 (41 tackles, 5 sacks); Sr. OLB Brad Wellenzohn, 5-11, 180 (80 tackles, 3 sacks, 3 forced fumbles); Jr. CB Brandon Donohue, 6-7, 140 (4 INTs); So. CB Derek Simpson (23 tackles, 4 INTs); Sr. K/DL/LB Tom Gioia, 5-9, 255 (22-24 PAT kicks; 4-6 FGs; 37-yard punt avg.; 66 tackles, 2 sacks, 1 INT, two fumble recoveries).

Pre-snap read: Canisius is the favorite and has answered every call this year. Timon showed last week that it is not only talented but is playing with serious passion. Both schools are looking to make school history. The Crusaders have been No. 1 because of their excellent line, top-notch back Ollison, dual-threat QB Mascio and ball-hawking secondary. Timon also has a forceful line and dangerous RB DiMillo along with a passing attack that has hung in there since two key injuries in Week One. QB Dougherty is playing with a torn ACL, and he welcomed back sr. WR Bryant Fulton last week (leg injury).

What’s next: This is the final game of the season for both teams.

— Keith McShea