Bonnies defense shows up just in time

Bonnies defense shows up just in time

With each pass and catch, the Bulls looked inside to McCrea, but each time there was Simmons maintaining position between his opponent and the ball. The two shifted and pivoted in and out of the lane seeking to gain leverage on the other. Finally, McCrea relented, stepping out on the perimeter to receive a pass. By that time it was too late, and the buzzer sounded for a shot clock violation…

McCrea earned Temple’s attention

McCrea earned Temple’s attention

In seven games prior to Wednesday, McCrea averaged 17 points and six rebounds. He had hit better than 53 percent (42-78) of his his field goals and averaged six free throws per game. Not to mention the big man had handed out 19 assists while committing 17 turnovers…

UB Bulls traveling the road to recovery

When senior guard Tony Watson went down with a twisted ankle, UB’s chances for progress took a hit. Add to that injuries to sophomore Xavier Ford, who scored 16 points versus Florida State, and freshmen Stan Weir, and the Bulls’ focus shifts from thriving to surviving…

Canisius signs three to NLIs

Canisius signs three to NLIs

Canisius College head men’s basketball coach Jim Baron announced today that Jermaine Crumpton (Niagara Falls/Niagara Fall, N.Y.), Zach Lewis (Fishburne Military Academy/Windsor, Conn.) and Adam Weir (Canisius High School/Tonawanda, N.Y) have all signed their National Letters of Intent and will join the school’s men’s basketball team for the 2013-14 season…