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 rode Harold Washington's hot shooting to a 72-69 victory over St. Bonaventure on Saturday.
Canisius went ahead at 68-67 with 53 seconds left in the game on Chris Manhertz's tip-in, and held on for the victory.
Washington scored 23 points, hitting 7 of 14 from the field, 3 of 3 from 3-point range and 6 of 8 free throws for the Golden Griffins (2-0). Isaac Sosa chipped...
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November 17, 2012
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...
Led by the great play of Harold Washington and Alshwan Hymes, Canisius managed to get their first win of the season Tuesday night over Longwood 87-83.
The game was close and hard fought throughout.
Canisius started the game with most of the momentum as they got off to an early 12-point lead over the Lancers (30-18).
The lead didn’t last long though as Longwood would cut it down...
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