Buffalo 64
Canisius 71
Date of game: 11/20/2012

Recap: Canisius vs. Buffalo

Buffalo, NY (Sports Network) - Led by 18 points from Billy Baron, the Canisius Golden Griffins defeated the Buffalo Bulls, 71-64, in a non-conference bout at the Koessler Athletic Center.

For the Golden Griffins (3-0), Jordan Heath added 14 points, Harold Washington scored 12, Chris Manhertz finished with 11 points and Isaac Sosa chipped in with 10 points.

Javon McCrea led all scorers with 22 points for the Bulls (1-5), while Will Regan added 15 points.

Buffalo shot 48.3 percent from the field to start the contest, connecting on 4-of-9 three-point attempts. Canisius hit on only 41.9 percent, but used a 10-6 scoring advantage at the line to take a 40-38 lead at the break.

In the second half the Bulls shot even better, making 58.8 percent of their field goal attempts, but did miss all but one of their seven three-point tries. The Golden Griffins shot just 38.2 percent from the field, but took twice as many field goal attempts in the half which led to three extra baskets, as they were able to hold on for the victory.

Canisius was able to convert 24 Buffalo turnovers into 27 points.

Game Notes

NASCAR News
Smith replaces Larson for Martinsville race

Regan Smith substituted for Kyle Larson in the No. 42 Chip Ganassi Racing Chevrolet in Sunday's Sprint Cup Series race at Martinsville Speedway after Larson was sidelined due to additional medical tests following his fainting spell on Saturday.

Extra Points: Snyder and the Beltway radio wars

If contradiction was an Olympic sport, Chip Kelly would certainly be medal-worthy judging by his performance at the NFL's owners meeting but the Eagles coach might have to settle for silver because Daniel Snyder's critics will take the gold every time.

2015 PREVIEW NL EAST: It's the Nationals and everybody else

There isn't much after that. The Miami Marlins are loaded up for a playoff push -- likely through a wild card spot -- and the New York Mets are up-and- coming but still raw. The Atlanta Braves and Philadelphia Phillies, former powerhouses of the division, are going through rebuilds and won't contend anytime soon.

Stay Connected with WDEF News 12
 
Inergize Digital This site is hosted and managed by Inergize Digital.