Posted December 17, 2012 on AP on Fox
Isaac Sosa scored 24 points, shooting 8-for-12 from 3-point range, as Canisius defeated Longwood 82-54 in a nonconference game Monday night. The senior guard bettered his previous high of 15 points with the Golden Griffins (7-2), set in an 85-61 loss Saturday to Syracuse. He fell two points short of his collegiate high of 26, set three years ago when he played for Central Florida. Sosa's first four 3-pointers came in the opening 4:06 as the Golden Griffins built a 16-6 lead. The Lancers (3-8) twice got within two points later in the half but trailed 39-28 at intermission. Canisius closed the game with a 19-6 run. Alshwan Hymes scored 18 points for Canisius, including 4 of 8 3-pointers. Canisius finished 13-for-28 behind the arc (46.4 percent) and has made 51 from 3-point range in its last four games. Jeylani Dublin led Longwood with 12 points and 10 rebounds.

Sosa’s Sharp Shooting Leads Canisius Past Longwood

Isaac Sosa like to shoot the ball from three-point range.  He also likes to make those shots. His first three shots of the contest all went down as Sosa and the Griffs got back on the winning track by defeating Longwood in their first home game in 27 days, 82-54. Three point shooting was key for Canisius as they shot 46.4 percent for the game.  Sosa had a season high 24 points...
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