Canisius shares MAAC title with Rider, 1st since 1993-94
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Takal Molson scored 24 points, Isaiah Reese had 17 points and seven assists and Canisius clinched a share of the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference regular-season championship with a 98-74 victory over Marist on Sunday.
Canisius pulls away midway through 2nd, beats Niagara 95-88
NIAGARA FALLS, N.Y. (AP) — Isaiah Reese scored 26 points and Canisius beat Niagara 95-88 on Wednesday night.
Canisius (20-10, 14-3 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference) rebounded from a one-point loss to Rider on Sunday and has won seven of its last eight games. Niagara (18-12, 11-6) had its four-game win streak snapped.
Reese was 9 of 15 from the floor and made four 3-pointers. Jermaine Crumpton added 16 points for the Golden Griffins, who shot 30 of 59 (51 percent) overall.
Rider edges Canisius 83-82 for its 10th straight victory
LAWRENCEVILLE, N.J. (AP) — Dimencio Vaughn scored 22 points with nine rebounds and Jordan Allen added three 3-pointers and 19 points as Rider defeated Canisius 83-82 on Sunday in a matchup of the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference's top teams.
Reese scores 26 points, leads Canisius over Monmouth 79-60
WEST LONG BEACH, N.J. (AP) — Isaiah Reese had 26 points and matched a career-high with six steals to lead Canisius to a 78-60 victory over Monmouth on Friday night for its sixth straight win.
Canisius (19-9, 13-2 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference) moved into a first-place tie with Rider, and faces the Broncs on Sunday. Monmouth (9-18, 5-10) has lost two of its last three games.
Canisius ties for 1st in MAAC with 81-63 win over Fairfield
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Jermaine Crumpton had 21 points and 10 rebounds on Monday night and Canisius pulled away early in the second half for an 81-63 win over Fairfield.
The Golden Griffins (18-9, 12-2 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference) won their fifth straight and pulled even with Rider for first place in the conference standings.
Reese leads Canisius to 71-64 win over Quinnipiac
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Isaiah Reese scored 13 points, pulled down 10 rebounds and dished out seven assists and Malik Johnson added eight free throws down the stretch to lead Canisius to its fourth straight win, a 71-64 victory over Quinnipiac on Saturday afternoon.
Jermaine Crumpton had 14 points and Johnson added 10 for the Golden Griffins.
Canisius (17-9, 11-2) has won eight of its last nine games in the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference.
Crumpton scores 24 as Canisius rolls past Siena 89-65
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Jermaine Crumpton scored 24 points and Isaiah Reese added 15 points, seven rebounds, five assists and two steals to lead Canisius to an 89-65 win over Siena on Thursday night.
Reserves Jonathan Sanks and Spencer Foley combined to hit five of the Golden Griffins' nine 3-pointers, with Sanks scoring 14 and Foley 10. Canisius (16-9, 10-2 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference) had a 38-24 advantage in bench points.
Canisius rolls past Saint Peter’s 73-58
JERSEY CITY, N.J. (AP) — Isaiah Reese scored 15 points and Jermaine Crumpton and Jonathan Sanks had 14 each to lead Canisius to a 73-58 victory over Saint Peter's on Sunday.
Canisius (15-9, 9-2 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference) built a 42-30 halftime lead behind 4-of-4 shooting behind the arc from Sanks. The Golden Griffins shot 52 percent in the half and made half of their 18 3-point attempts.
Canisius built the lead to a high of 27 points, 71-44, on a Malik Johnson bucket with 7:45 remaining.
Molson, Crumpton double-doubles lead Canisius to 73-67 win
POUGHKEEPSIE, N.Y. (AP) — Takal Molson and Jermaine Crumpton posted double-doubles and Canisius used a late surge to take a 73-67 victory over Marist on Friday night.
Reese helps Canisius get sweep of co-MAAC leader Iona, 84-82
NEW ROCHELLE, N.Y. (AP) — Isaiah Reese scored 21 points but more importantly milked five critical seconds off the clock in the closing seconds and Canisius edged Iona 84-82 on Sunday in a showdown of Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference co-leaders.
Reese leads Canisius over Manhattan to set up MAAC showdown
NEW YORK (AP) — Isaiah Reese scored all 22 of his points in the second half and Canisius stayed tied atop the conference standings with a 68-59 win over Manhattan on Friday night.
Reese was 6 of 11 from 3-point range in the second half, including a trio of 3s during an 11-0 run early in the period that gave the Golden Griffins (12-8, 6-1) the lead for good. Canisius will visit Iona (6-1) on Sunday with sole possession of the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference top spot at stake.
Big second half carries Canisius over Monmouth 94-79
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Jermaine Crumpton scored 23 points, Isaiah Reese added 22 and the pair led a big second-half in a 94-79 Canisius victory over Monmouth on Sunday that kept the Golden Griffins tied atop the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference.
Molson scores 23, leads Canisius past Saint Peter’s 70-58
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Takal Molson tossed in 23 points on 9-of-12 shooting, including 4 of 6 from 3-point range, to guide Canisius to a 70-58 victory over Saint Peter's on Friday night.
Horn’s late 3 lifts Siena to 65-62 upset of Canisius
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Jordan Horn hit a deep 3-pointer with 5.4 seconds on the clock and an answering trey by Jermaine Crumpton rattled in and out at the horn as Siena upended Canisius 65-62 on Sunday, handing the Golden Griffins their first conference loss.
Horn scored 12 points for the Saints (5-12, 1-3 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference), including three 3-pointers in seven attempts. Ahsante Shivers led with 18 points, Evan Fisher 16 and Prince Oduro 13.
Canisius beats Quinnipiac 82-74
HAMDEN, Conn. (AP) — Isaiah Reese scored 20 points, Jermaine Crumpton added 19 and Canisius beat Quinnipiac 82-74 on Monday night.
Quinnipiac cut a 16-point deficit down to two points on three occasions down the stretch but Jonathan Sanks answered the first with a 3-pointer, pushed the lead to four with two free throws and Scott Hitchon's dunk made it 72-68 with four minutes remaining.
Canisius hangs on to beat Iona 85-78
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Jermaine Crumpton scored 24 points, Takal Molson added 21 and Malik Johnson, who didn't attempt a field goal, came up with a steal and two defensive rebounds in the final minute as Canisius beat Iona 85-78 on Sunday.
Canisius outlasts Rider 77-76 in MAAC opener
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Jermaine Crumpton tossed in 20 points and Jonathan Sanks came off the bench to score 12, including 1 of 2 free throws with 39 seconds left, to lift Canisius to a 77-76 victory over Rider on Friday in a Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference opener.
Adams, Ayeni lead St. Bonaventure past Canisius 73-65
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Jaylen Adams had 20 points and nine assists and Josh Ayeni scored 15 on 7-of-8 shooting to help St. Bonaventure beat Canisius 73-65 on Wednesday night.
Adams was 4-of-16 shooting, but hit three 3-pointers and made 9 of 10 from the free-throw line. LaDarien Griffin had 10 rebounds, two steals and two blocks to go with his six points for St. Bonaventure (6-2).
Crumpton scores 24, Canisius beats Dartmouth 73-60
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Jermaine Crumpton had 24 points, four assists and three 3-pointers on Saturday, and Canisius beat Dartmouth 73-60.
Crumpton was 9 of 13 from the field and 3 of 5 from 3-point range for the Golden Griffins (4-4), who have won three of their last four.
The Big Green (2-3) had an 8-0 run to cut a 16-point deficit down to 65-57 with 1:26 left. But Canisius made all eight of its free throws from there to seal the victory.
Reese posts Canisius’ first triple-double in 104-84 victory
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Isaiah Reese posted the first triple-double in Canisius' 114-year basketball history and the Golden Griffins weathered a second-half run by Youngstown State to win 104-84 on Saturday night.
Reese, a sophomore, scored career highs of 23 points and 11 assists and tied his personal best with 11 rebounds. Spencer Foley made all six of his 3-point tries in the first half when he scored 22 of his career-high 25 points and helped boost Canisius (1-2) to a 54-39 lead.
Perkins, Jordan lead Buffalo past Canisius 80-75 in opener
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Nick Perkins scored 26 points, Davonta Jordan added 16 — career highs for both — and Buffalo kicked off its basketball season edging cross-town rival Canisius 80-75 on Saturday.
In a game where neither team could break away, Perkins and Jordan each drove for scores in the final minute to put Buffalo back into the lead, 77-74. Jeremy Harris made three of four foul shots to close it out.
Harris finished with 15 points for the Bulls, preseason pics to win the Mid-American East.