Posted December 27, 2012 on AP on Fox
Isaac Sosa scored 21 points and Billy Baron added 19 as Canisius defeated Alcorn State 87-74 Thursday night. Sosa was 8 of 12 from the field for the Golden Griffins (9-3), including 5 of 9 from 3-point range. He has hit 29 of 55 behind the arc (52.7 percent) in his last seven games. The senior guard scored eight points during a 17-5 Canisius run at the end of the first half for a 44-32 halftime lead. Baron hit three free throws after being fouled on a 3-point try at the first-half buzzer. Marquiz Baker scored 30 and Anthony Nieves 20 for the Braves (2-12), who have lost eight straight. Baker has averaged 25.7 in three games since returning from a knee injury that had sidelined him since November of 2011. Jordan Heath had 14 points and Chris Manhertz 11 for Canisius in the Chevrolet Gotham Classic game

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Canisius sharp shooter Isaac Sosa isn’t shying away from anything over the last six games.  The senior guard is shooting the lights out of the ball and his team is reaping the benefits. “Isaac is very important to our team,” said junior guard Billy Baron.  ”If we want to get where we want to go and accomplish our goals, he’s got to be shooting the ball the way he’s...

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It was another one of those complete games for Billy Baron and the Canisius Golden Griffins and it was another win as well. Baron scored 19 points and added 5 assists and 4 rebounds as the Griffs (9-3, 2-0) were able to upend the Braves of Alcorn State (2-12), 87-74 Thursday evening at the Koessler Center. “Anytime you can get a guy that not only can score the ball in different...
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