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...]

Hinriksdóttir aids Griffs over Saint Peter’s for 11th straight game

    By Marshall Haim Sports Editor A 29-point performance for Sara Hinriksdóttir helped Canisius win their fifth game in their last seven on Monday in a 52-49 win over Saint Peter’s at the Koessler Athletic Center. Canisius’ win was their 11th consecutive game over the fellow Jesuit school. Zeh is now 24-7 all-time … [Read more...]

Layups: Griffs outlast rival in overtime

    By Marshall Haim Sports Editor Thursday night was just another stereotypical Niagara – Canisius women’s basketball game at the Koessler Athletic Center. For the fourth time in the last 11 games between the two bitter Western New York rivals, the game needed an additional period to be played. Canisius outlasted … [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...]

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...]

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