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Iona advances in MAAC after eliminating Canisius

Mar. 10, 2020 10:45 PM EDT

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — E.J. Crawford scored 25 points, tying his season high, and seventh-seeded Iona beat Canisius 70-60 in the first round of the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference Tournament on Tuesday night. Crawford made all 10 of his foul shots and grabbed seven rebounds. Isaiah Washington added...

Canisius holds off Niagara 67-63, Brandon scores 19

Mar. 6, 2020 11:00 PM EST

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Majesty Brandon scored 19 points off the bench to lift Canisius to a 67-63 win over Niagara in a regular-season finale on Friday night. Malik Johnson had 14 points, seven rebounds and five assists for Canisius (12-19, 7-13 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference). Jordan Henderson added 10...

Brandon scores 23 to lift Canisius over Marist 85-69

Mar. 4, 2020 9:28 PM EST

POUGHKEEPSIE, N.Y. (AP) — Majesty Brandon had 23 points as Canisius got past Marist 85-69 on Wednesday night. Brandon hit 5 of 6 3-pointers. Malik Johnson had 16 points and seven rebounds for Canisius (11-19, 6-13 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference). Jacco Fritz added 10 points and eight rebounds. Scott...

Saint Peter's pulls out 69-68 win over Canisius

Feb. 29, 2020 6:38 PM EST

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Quinn Taylor scored a career-high 22 points with 11 rebounds, Aaron Estrada made a tiebreaking free throw with seven seconds remaining and Saint Peter's beat Canisius 69-68 on Saturday. Taylor shot 8 of 11, making both of his 3-point attempts and adding two steals. KC Ndefo added 14...

Papas scores 32 to lift Monmouth past Canisius 85-71

Feb. 14, 2020 10:25 PM EST

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — George Papas had a career-high 32 points as Monmouth topped Canisius 85-71 on Friday night. Papas hit 9 of 10 foul shots. Ray Salnave had 14 points for Monmouth (14-10, 8-5 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference). Deion Hammond added 11 points. Monmouth totaled 55 points in the second...

Solomon's clutch free throws lift Niagara past Canisius

Feb. 12, 2020 9:24 PM EST

LEWISTON, N.Y. (AP) — Raheem Solomon made his only two free throws with 31 seconds remaining to help Niagara close out Canisius 69-66 on Wednesday night. His free throws gave the Purple Eagles (8-16, 6-7 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference) a 67-66 lead. Malik Johnson turned it over on Canisius' following...

Nunez's 3 free throws give Rider 61-60 win over Canisius

Feb. 7, 2020 9:35 PM EST

LAWRENCEVILLE, N.J. (AP) — Willie Nunez Jr. made three free throws with 5.9 seconds remaining to lift Rider to a 61-60 victory over Canisius on Friday night. The Broncs had made just 3 of 15 free throws when Nunez stepped to line for his only attempts of the game. He made the first two, and after a...