Canisius Golden Griffin Jermaine Crumpton Named AP All-America Honorable Mention

Canisius Golden Griffin Jermaine Crumpton Named AP All-America Honorable Mention

Canisius forward Jermaine Crumpton received honorable mention honors to the Associated Press All-America team, the AP announced on Tuesday. Crumpton is the fifth player in school history to earn All-America honors, and he is the first Golden Griffin to receive the national distinction since Billy Baron was recognized after the 2013-14 season…

Former Griff Malcolm McMillan Signs Pro Contract in Greece

Former Griff Malcolm McMillan Signs Pro Contract in Greece

Former Canisius men’s basketball player Malcolm McMillan MS ‘16 has signed to play professionally for Aries Trikala in the Greek Men’s Basketball A1 League. McMillan is the second former Golden Griffin player to sign a pro contract in Greece this offseason, joining former center Kevin Bleeker, who signed to play with Holargos in the Greek B League last month…

Chris Atkinson joins Canisius

Chris Atkinson joins Canisius

Atkinson is a 5-foot-9, 155-pound guard who played scholastically at Long Island Lutheran in Glen Head, N.Y. As a senior, he averaged 11.0 points, 6.0 assists and 4.0 steals per game for the Crusaders, which finished the 2014-15 season as the top-ranked team on Long Island, according to the New York State Sportswriters’ Association…

Cory Macchioni joins Canisius staff

Cory Macchioni joins Canisius staff

Canisius head men’s basketball coach Jim Baron announced today that Cory Macchioni has been named the program’s new director of basketball operations. Macchioni joins the Golden Griffin staff after spending the previous year as the vice president for basketball operations with the Providence Sky Chiefs in the American Basketball Association…

Golden Griff Weir Named MAAC Rookie of the Week

Canisius redshirt-freshman Adam Weir was named the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference’s Rookie of the Week on Monday after he averaged 7.5 points per game while shooting 71.4 percent from 3-point range in the team’s two home wins over Stony Brook and Holy Cross. Weir is the first Golden Griffin to receive a weekly award from the conference office this season…