What a night in the MAAC!
With Niagara falling to Rider and Canisius taking down St. Peter’s, the MAAC regular season title will come down to Saturday’s action.
The Golden Griffins won an exciting overtime contest over St. Peter’s 77-65 to move within one game of first place Niagara.
At the same time, Rider took down Niagara, as the Purple Eagles failed to further separate...
Harold Washington scored 25 points, Billy Baron had a double-double and Chris Manhertz grabbed a career-best 18 rebounds as Canisius beat Marist 94-82 Sunday.
Baron finished with 16 points, 11 assists and eight rebounds. Alshwan Hymes came off the bench for 13 points and Isaac Sosa chipped in 11 for the Golden Griffins, who scored the game's first three points and rolled to...
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December 09, 2012
Billy Baron and Harold Washington each scored 19 points as Canisius defeated Fairfield 67-55 Friday night in a Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference opener.
The Golden Griffins (5-1), who finished 5-25 last season, have already matched that victory total in their first season for coach Jim Baron.
Billy Baron, the coach's son, made 5 of 7 shots in the first half and had 12 of his...
Billy Baron and Harold Washington combined for 38 points as Canisius opened MAAC play with a win on Friday night, taking down Fairfield 67-55.
The contest was close throughout with Canisius leading most of the way.
The Griffs shot just under 49% from the field while shutting down the Stags offense, holding them below 40% shooting.
On the night, Canisius had no trouble getting to...
Canisius just can’t do anything right lately.
They can’t score, they can’t defend, and they can’t win. They struggled in all three categories on Thursday night as they fell to Loyola (Ill.) 59-45.
The Griffs shot a combined 18-57 from the field and could never get their offense in sync.
Gaby Belardo and Harold Washington combined to lead Canisius with 10 points apiece but...
Alshwan Hymes had 26 points and Harold Washington scored 24 as Canisius defeated South Dakota 90-80 in overtime on Sunday.
Kevin Bleeker added 18 points and 10 rebounds for the Golden Griffins (2-8), who tied the game on Hymes' 3-pointer with 9 seconds left in regulation, then scored 19 points in the extra 5-minute period.
Washington's only 3-pointer of the game, with 2...
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December 18, 2011
Harold Washington scored a career-high 30 points, including eight straight in a key second-half run, and Alshwan Hymes added 24 as Canisius held off Longwood 87-83 Tuesday night.
The Golden Griffins (1-1) led by 13 in the first half, but Longwood got within 44-43 at the break.
Washington, who transferred from Cecil College, scored 21 points in the second half. After Canisius built...
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November 15, 2011