Well-rounded offensive attack leads Griffs to seventh victory in last eight games

By Mike Pesarchick Sports Reporter A season-high 14 three-pointers and a masterful performance from Jermaine Crumpton and Isaiah Reese lifted the Canisius men’s basketball team over the visiting Monmouth Hawks on Sunday, 94-79. Crumpton and Reese combined for 45 points on the day for the Griffs, who have now won seven of their last … [Read more...]

Sanderlin and Sweny have career days as Canisius beat Siena

By Marshall Haim Sports Editor Danielle Sanderlin and Anna Sweny each set multiple career-highs giving Canisius a 65-57 win over Siena at the Koessler Athletic Center on Saturday afternoon. Sanderlin shattered her previous career-highs in points, rebounds and minutes in the win. The freshman scored a team-high 17 points while being … [Read more...]

Molson paves way for Griffs victory over Saint Peter’s

By Mike Pesarchick Sports Reporter The Canisius men’s basketball team got back to their winning ways after downing Saint Peter’s on a snowy Friday night at the Koessler Athletic Center, 70-57. Guard Takal Molson put up 23 points as the Griffs earned their way to a 4-1 record in MAAC play. Canisius is currently tied for first place … [Read more...]

Pugh, Griffs second half heroics fall just short against Manhattan

    By Marshall Haim Sports Editor A second half offensive spark wasn't enough for the Canisius women's basketball team as they lost to Manhattan at the Koessler Athletic Center on Thursday, 59-56. Canisius has now lost 12 of their last 13 games. "The only thing I'm disappointed in is the outcome. Other than that, I … [Read more...]

Slapshots: Griffs sweep No. 20 Niagara, stay atop Atlantic Hockey

    By Marshall Haim Sports Editor Beating a bitter rival has a great feeling to it. Crushing them? That's a whole different story. Canisius used a five-goal first period distancing themselves from No. 20 ranked Niagara early, en route to an 8-2 drubbing of the Purple Eagles Saturday afternoon at KeyBank Rink at … [Read more...]

Griffs led by elite offense; Large commends McLaughlin’s offseason development

    By Adam Duke Assistant Sports Editor Leading all Griffs in goals, assists, and shots this season, junior forward Dylan McLaughlin has once again found himself as the team’s frontrunner in offensive production. “He loves hockey. Period,” said head coach Trevor Large. “When you ask Dyl, ‘How was practice today?’ He … [Read more...]

Turnovers plague Griffs, lose fifth straight

By Marshall Haim Sports Editor After a loss on the road to the Miami (Ohio) RedHawks on Sunday, Canisius made the quick trip to Amherst to face crosstown rival, the University at Buffalo. The Bulls picked to finish as the top team in the MAC East Division in the preseason poll assured that with a 73-47 win over the Griffs on Thursday … [Read more...]

Reese’s career-high 31 points not enough against Bonnies

    By Mike Pesarchick Sports Reporter Isaiah Reese put up a season-high 31 points, but it was not enough to lift the Griffs over St. Bonaventure as the Bonnies topped Canisius, 73-65, in front of a sellout crowd at the Koessler Athletic Center Wednesday night. The loss dropped Canisius to 4-5 on the season, while St. … [Read more...]

Griffs bested by nationally ranked Clarkson​

By Canio Marasco III Sports Reporter The Canisius hockey team put their five-game winning streak on the line this past weekend when they hosted the No. 3 ranked team in the country, the Clarkson Golden Knights. The Griffs entered the game having just swept conference foes, the Army Black Knights and the Bentley Falcons. Their … [Read more...]

Is it “Great to be a Griff”?

By Emily Gunther Opinion Contributor When I started attending Canisius in the Fall of 2015, I put my faith and confidence in the administration that runs the school. I am learning now that that was a critical mistake on my part. We all hear the student’s say sly remarks like “Canisius is trash,” but I never really understood the … [Read more...]

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