Alshwan Hymes turned in another career night, and Tomas Vazquez-Simmons registered a double-double as the Canisius Golden Griffins downed the South Dakota Coyotes 73-69 in non-conference action at the Dakota Dome.
Three ‘Cats (Darius Miller, Doron Lamb, and Brandon Knight) have hit 14 or more from behind the arc. Might be time for a little HANDS UP HARRY!
1. Duke – It’s been Kyrie Irving to the rescue. In fact, how did the frosh NOT get a POTW?
2. Pittsburgh – The Panthers have been prowling through mid-major opponents. Tennessee pays a visit on the 11th.
3. Kansas – The Jayhawks surprisingly struggled with UCLA. Tangle with Memphis tomorrow. Who will get a dose of truth serum?
Gaby Belardo scored 19 including six straight in the opening moments of the second half, but the Canisius Golden Griffins fell in Metro-Atlantic Athletic Conference play to the Marist Red Foxes, 74-64.
Frazier knocked down a jumper in the lane, Coles hit a 3, and Hymes led freshman, Chris Manhertz for a dunk and the Griffs made it an 83-77 game with with just under three minutes remaining.
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Logins started a 10-0 first-half run with a 3 from the corner assisted by Robert Goldsberry. After a Binghamton turnover, Gaby Belardo dished to Frazier for the lay up. One minute later, Goldsberry again found Logins – this time for a deuce. Hymes capped the run with a three from the corner, and the Griffs held a 20-10 advantage.
A week of feasting on season-opening tournaments is behind basketball fans. It is time for conference challenges. The Big 12 and Pac 10 will weigh in with their hardwood series. The Big East and SEC have their tete a tete. But the original throw-down exists between the Atlantic Coast Conference and Big Ten.
Gone are the days when Thanksgiving week sports viewing was limited to the NFL. The feast of college hoops on television makes one wonder if…
Senior, Byron Mulkey had a career-best game as the UB Bulls dismantled the Canisius Golden Griffins 81-64 in a crosstown rivalry game at the Koessler Athletic Center Tuesday night.