Quinn lifts Monmouth past Canisius 73-59 in MAAC tourney
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Diago Quinn recorded 14 points and 10 rebounds to lift Monmouth to a 73-59 win over Canisius in the semifinals of the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference tournament on Sunday...
Canisius faces Monmouth in MAAC semis
Monmouth (13-20, 12-8) vs. No. 2 seed Canisius (15-16, 12-7)
Metro Atlantic Conference Tourney Semifinals, Times Union Center, Albany, New York; Sunday, 7:30 p.m. EDT
Canisius beats Manhattan 69-65 in OT in MAAC tourney
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Jibreel Faulkner scored eight of his 20 points in overtime to help Canisius beat Manhattan 69-65 on Friday night in a Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference...
Canisius faces Manhattan in MAAC quarters
Manhattan (11-20, 9-10) vs. No. 2 seed Canisius (14-16, 11-7)
Metro Atlantic Conference Tourney Quarterfinals, Times Union Center, Albany, New York; Friday, 9:30 p.m. EST
Molson, White carry Canisius over Siena 68-62
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Takal Molson had 16 points to lead five Canisius players in double figures as the Golden Griffins topped Siena 68-62 on Friday night. Jalanni White added 13 points for the...
Siena seeks revenge on Canisius
Siena (15-14, 10-6) vs. Canisius (13-16, 10-7)
Koessler Athletic Center, Buffalo, New York; Friday, 9 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Siena seeks revenge on Canisius after dropping the first...
Robb scores 20 to lead Niagara over Canisius 86-84
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Dominic Robb had 20 points as Niagara narrowly beat Canisius 86-84 on Wednesday night.
Robb's jumper gave the Purple Eagles an 84-82 lead with 18 seconds to go. After a...
Niagara looks to sweep Canisius
Niagara (12-17, 5-11) vs. Canisius (13-15, 10-6)
Koessler Athletic Center, Buffalo, New York; Wednesday, 7:30 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Canisius seeks revenge on Niagara after dropping the...
McGill scores 30 to lead Iona past Canisius 87-80
NEW ROCHELLE, N.Y. (AP) — Rickey McGill had a season-high 30 points as Iona topped Canisius 87-80 on Sunday.
Tajuan Agee had 19 points and nine rebounds for Iona (13-15, 11-6 Metro Atlantic...
Iona looks to extend streak vs Canisius
Canisius (13-14, 10-5) vs. Iona (12-15, 10-6)
Hynes Athletics Center, New Rochelle, New York; Sunday, 1 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Iona looks for its sixth straight conference win against...
Hinchton’s 3-point play leads Canisius past Monmouth 60-59
WEST LONG BRANCH, N.J. (AP) — Scott Hitchon's 3-point play with 58.2 seconds left gave Canisius a 60-59 win over Monmouth on Friday night.
Hitchon scored on a putback and was fouled. After...
Monmouth seeks revenge on Canisius
Canisius (12-14, 9-5) vs. Monmouth (10-18, 9-6)
OceanFirst Bank Center, West Long Branch, New Jersey; Friday, 7 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Monmouth seeks revenge on Canisius after dropping...
Stewart scores 13 to lift Manhattan over Canisius 70-65
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Samir Stewart had 13 points as Manhattan edged past Canisius 70-65 on Sunday.
Warren Williams had 12 points for Manhattan (9-17, 7-7 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference). Tykei Greene added 11 points. Tyler Reynolds had 10 points for the visiting team.
Jibreel Faulkner scored a career-high 20 points and had seven rebounds for the Golden Griffins (12-14, 9-5). Takal Molson added 15 points. Jonathan Sanks had 10 points.
Sanks hits late 3 to help Canisius beat Rider 81-80
LAWRENCEVILLE, N.J. (AP) — Jonathan Sanks banked in a 3-pointer with 7.9 seconds left to lift Canisius to an 81-80 victory over Rider on Friday night, ending the Broncs' 17-game home win streak.
Rider's Dimencio Vaughn missed two free throws with 20 seconds left. After Sanks' go-ahead basket, Rider threw the ball away.
Dozic leads Marist past Canisius 78-71 in OT
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Aleksandar Dozic scored 17 points on 7-of-10 shooting, David Knudsen added 15 points and Marist beat Canisius 78-71 in overtime on Monday night.
Molson leads Canisius to 75-70 win over Quinnipiac
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Takal Molson scored 22 points, including the go-ahead basket with 42 seconds left, and Canisius defeated Quinnipiac 75-70 on Friday night.
Molson's bucket began a 7-2 game-ending run in which he made four free throws.
Molson had a 3-pointer and a dunk as the Golden Griffins scored the first 10 points of the game and led 44-29 at halftime. They kept the lead until the Bobcats rallied to tie for the only time at 1:09 left on a 3-pointer by Cameron Young.
Molson leads hot-shooting Canisius past Monmouth
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Takal Molson had 18 points, Canisius shot 64 percent in the second half, and the Golden Griffins defeated Monmouth 80-66 on Thursday night.
The Golden Griffins' hot shooting — they also made 7-of-11 3-pointers after halftime — was in sharp contrast to Monmouth, which shot 37 percent in the second half and 2-for-8 from distance.
Canisius rallies past Fairfield 73-68 behind Faulkner, Reese
FAIRFIELD, Conn. (AP) — Jibreel Faulkner scored 16 points, Isaiah Reese grabbed nine rebounds and added 15 points, including a go-ahead 3-pointer, and Canisius rallied to beat Fairfield 73-68 on Saturday.
Molson, Reese lift Canisius in final minute
HAMDEN, Conn. (AP) — Takal Molson scored the go-ahead layup with 5.6 seconds remaining and Canisius defeated Quinnipiac 65-63 on Thursday night.
Molson, who was 8 of 10 from the field, scored 18 points for the Golden Griffins (6-11, 3-2 MAAC). Scott Hitchon added 15 points.
Cameron Young led the Bobcats (8-8, 3-2) with 20 points, Rich Kelly added 17 and Abdulai Bundu had 13 rebounds.
Brown nips Canisius 97-90 in OT behind Cambridge’s 31 points
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Desmond Cambridge scored 31 points and hit 7 of 13 3-pointers and Brown beat Canisius 97-90 in overtime Tuesday night to win its fifth straight.
Tamenang Choh scored 18 points and grabbed 11 rebounds and Obi Okolie added 15 points for the Bears (11-5), who scored 27 points off of 22 forced turnovers.
Canisius rallies late to beat Siena 70-66
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Takal Molson scored 23 points and Isaiah Reese added 20 as Canisius rallied in the second half to beat Siena 70-66 on Saturday night.
Molson and Reese also contributed eight rebounds apiece for the Golden Griffins (5-8, 2-0 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference). Scott Hitchon added 11 points and Jalanni White chipped in eight points and eight boards.
Canisius wins MAAC opener with 75-72 win over Marist
POUGHKEEPSIE, N.Y. (AP) — Takal Molson scored 19 points, Jibreel Faulkner added career highs of 18 points and four 3-pointers and Canisius defeated Marist 75-72 in a Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference opener Thursday night.
Ryan Funk made Marist's 11th 3-pointer of the game to get the Red Foxes (5-8) within three with 23 seconds left. Two missed free throws by Molson gave Marist a chance to tie, but Darius Hines missed a well-contested 3-pointer from the baseline.
Villanova stops 2-game skid, beats Canisius 83-56
LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (AP) — Dhamir Cosby-Roundtree had 15 points and 13 rebounds as defending national champion Villanova stopped a two-game skid by beating Canisius 83-56 on Thursday in the opening round of the AdvoCare Invitational at Disney World.
Phil Booth also scored 15 points for the Wildcats (3-2), who will play the winner of Memphis-Oklahoma State in the semifinals on Friday.
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.
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.
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 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.
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.
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.