Canisius vs St. Peter's

St. Peter's 65, Canisius 61

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JERSEY CITY, N.J. (AP) - Lamin Fulton scored 14 points and Saint Peter's withstood a one-man rally by Canisius' Harold Washington for a 65-61 victory Thursday night in Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference play.

Each team made six 3-pointers and 11 free throws, but Saint Peter's (3-12, 2-2) made two more 2-point baskets, hitting 18 of 37 field goal tries while Canisius (3-11, 0-4) went 16 for 38.

The Peacocks led 27-25 at halftime but opened up a 16-point lead behind Fulton and Chris Prescott (12 points). Saint Peter's led 56-40 with 5:16 to play when Washington got hot for Canisius.

Washington, the second-leading scorer in the MAAC, scored 10 straight points for the Golden Griffins to pull them within 62-61 with 25 seconds left. Brandon Hall hit two foul shots at the 0:16 mark for a 3-point lead before Washington missed a 3-pointer. Fulton's pair of free throws with a second left iced it.

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Canisius Golden Griffins
C. Manhertz, F323-80-011036
J. Heath, F120-22-45022
R. Groves, G362-50-04335
A. Hymes, G355-112-332315
G. Belardo, G335-172-353313
H. Washington264-105-612214
K. Bleeker202-40-04014
M. Dhal61-10-01022
Totals 22-5811-1638101961
 37.9%68.8% 
St. Peter's Peacocks
C. Burke, F334-101-111119
D. Conley, F191-51-28033
L. Fulton, G334-123-624314
C. Prescott, G235-110-000312
B. Ffrench, G121-20-01002
B. Hall313-72-33719
Y. Raymond211-24-95256
M. Tucker214-50-06118
K. Ferguson71-20-00002
Totals 24-5611-2139151765
 42.9%52.4% 
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TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Monmouth17-328-852
Iona16-422-1177
Siena13-721-13104
Fairfield12-819-14142
St. Peters12-814-16208
Manhattan9-1113-18228
Canisius8-1214-19221
Rider8-1213-20242
Quinnipiac6-149-21297
Niagara5-157-25316
Marist4-167-23318
 
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