Former Golden Griffin Josiah Heath signs to play in Holland

Former Golden Griffin Josiah Heath signs to play in Holland

Eurobasket.com announced today that former Canisius men’s basketball player Josiah Heath has signed a professional contract with Aris Leeuwarden of the Holland-Eredivisie. Heath is the sixth former Golden Griffin to sign a professional contract to play overseas since head coach Jim Baron took over the program prior to the start of the 2012-13 season…

Canisius locks down Mercyhurst for exhibition win

Canisius locks down Mercyhurst for exhibition win

The Canisius College men’s basketball team held visiting Mercyhurst to 15 second half points on three field goals and nine made free-throws en route to a 64-49 exhibition win Wednesday night in the Koessler Athletic Center. With the win, Canisius closed out its exhibition season with a 2-0 record for the second-straight year…

Bench fuels Canisius to win at Saint Peter’s

Bench fuels Canisius to win at Saint Peter’s

Canisius senior Harold Washington scored a team-high 16 points junior Billy Baron scored 13 points, with eight coming in the second half, as the Golden Griffins went on the road and defeated Saint Peter’s 68-59 Saturday afternoon in the Yanitelli Center. The win, Canisius’ seventh win in its last 10 contests, moved the team to 17-10 overall and 10-6 in MAAC play, while the Peacocks fell to 8-18 overall and 3-13 in conference play…