Redshirt junior guard Jay Sarkis (Rochester, N.Y.) turned in his finest offensive performance of the season, scoring 19 points on 7-of-8 shooting from the field, including 5-of-6 from downtown.
Jahidi Wallace ran down the court for a fast break layup, before Devante Hagins (Leadership Academy) converted a pair of free-throws.
The Redhawks would go on to lead most of the first quarter but would change as the Purple Knights would go on a late nine-point run to take a two point lead at the end of the first.
Senior Daniel Jacob (Pittsford Mendon) hit a pair of free throws before fellow senior Brendan Wind (Greece Athena) hit two and Green capped the victory with his two free throws with 19 seconds left.
Junior Rachel Benedict (Brockport), celebrating her 21st birthday, scored a game-high 26 points to go with nine rebounds and three assists.
Three Canisius players scored in double-figures, led by sophomore Takal Molson and his team-high 19 points, and senior Jibreel Faulkner added a career-high 18 points off the bench, as the Golden Griffins went on the road and scored a 75-72 win over Marist Thursday night at the McCann Arena in Poughkeepsie, N.Y. The win in the conference opener moves Canisius to 4-8 overall and 1-0 in MAAC play, while the Red Foxes fell to 5-8 overall and 0-1 in conference action…
Sophomore Caroline White (Fairport, N.Y.) added 10 points and four rebounds, while junior Jordan Heinold (Hamburg, N.Y.) chipped in 10 points and three assists.
Lehigh (8-4, 1-0 PL) knocked down 11-of-14 three-pointers and 19-of-20 from the free throw line, led by junior Pat Andree, who filled up the stat sheet with 23 points and 13 rebounds, shooting 7-of-8 from the field, 3-of-3 from three and 6-of-6 from the charity stripe. Senior Lance Tejada was 4-of-5 from long range, including a go-ahead trey with just over a minute remaining…
Avi Toomer finished a go-ahead layup with 1.6 seconds remaining, capping one of the biggest comebacks in team history as Bucknell rallied from a 26-point, second-half deficit to beat Army West Point 64-63 on Wednesday night at Christl Arena. Nate Sestina scored 17 of his 22 points in the early stages of the second half and added 12 rebounds as the Bison opened up Patriot League play with in improbable victory on the road…
Hamilton, a 6-foot-4 redshirt senior, scored 18 of his 26 points in the pivotal second half, helping Daemen rally from a five-point halftime deficit.