Conely thriving under Griffs’ new style of play

Marshall Haim Sports Editor ALLEGANY, N.Y. -- Coming into this year's season, Shannon Conely played a combined 29 games, averaging just 6.8 minutes per game. In those games, she netted 48 points which resulted in 1.7 points per contest. Under first-year head coach Scott Hemer’s style of play, the junior is beginning to … [Read more...]

Griffs ready for tonight’s home opener

By Marshall Haim Sports Editor It's crazy to think that basketball season is finally here. Canisius' women's basketball team will tipoff the 2018-19 season tonight when they face Miami (Ohio) at the Koessler Athletic Center at 7 p.m. This will be the first game for Canisius under new head coach Scott Hemer. Here are some things to … [Read more...]

Hemer will fit in just well at Canisius

By Marshall Haim Sports Editor Going from a Division III school to a Division I school may seem like a crazy jump for a head coach, but for Scott Hemer the move feels right. Hemer, the newly hired women's basketball head coach, was formally introduced to the media Wednesday afternoon in the Griffin Team Room in the Koessler Athletic … [Read more...]

Scott Hemer tabbed new Canisius women’s basketball head coach

By Marshall Haim Sports Editor After a month and a half search for a head coach, Canisius athletic director Bill Maher announced Monday that Scott Hemer would assume the role as the ninth head coach in Canisius women's basketball program history. Over the last 11 seasons, Hemer has been the head coach at SUNY Geneseo, a Division III … [Read more...]

Canisius will not renew Zeh’s contract

    By Marshall Haim Sports Editor Terry Zeh, the winningest head coach in Canisius women's basketball history, will not be returning to coach the program next season, Bill Maher announced in a press release Thursday evening. Zeh, who was in his contract year this past season, will not have his contract renewed. "I … [Read more...]

Monmouth uses late offensive surge to eliminate Griffs

By Marshall Haim Sports Editor A 15-2 run in the final seven-plus minutes by ninth-seeded Monmouth aided an improbable comeback to eliminate the Canisius women’s basketball team at the Times Union Center Thursday morning. Monmouth (10-20) outscored Canisius (10-20) in the final quarter, 20-6, en route to the 61-58 win in the first … [Read more...]

Hinriksdottir five shy of 1,000 career points after Tuesday’s win

    By Marshall Haim Sports Editor Check out our photo gallery from this game: Photo Gallery: Canisius 72, Niagara 66   For the fifth consecutive game and the 10th time in their last 11, the Canisius women's basketball team defeated their rival, Niagara. In the 72-66 win on Tuesday at the Taps Gallagher Center in … [Read more...]

Photo Gallery: Canisius 72, Niagara 66

Sports Editor Marshall Haim took some photos of the Canisius - Niagara women's basketball game on Tuesday, Feb. 21 at Niagara's Taps Gallagher Center. Check out his gallery below:   … [Read more...]

Icelandic duo lifts Griffs over Monmouth

By Marshall Haim Sports Editor Key offensive performances by Margrét Hálfdanardóttir and Sara Hinriksdóttir to go along with stout defense helped Canisius defeat Monmouth on Friday night at the Koessler Athletic Center, 62-50. The Icelandic duo accounted for 74 percent of the Griffs' scoring (46 points) while shooting 20-34 from the … [Read more...]

Quinnipiac wins 12th straight over Canisius

By Marshall Haim Sports Editor Saying Quinnipiac is good would be putting it lightly. They are downright dominant. For the 12th straight contest between Quinnipiac and Canisius, the Bobcats came out victorious, 64-39, at TD Bank Sports Center in Hamden, Conn. The Griffs have yet to beat Quinnipiac in the five years since the … [Read more...]


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