Buffalo vs Canisius

Canisius 71, Buffalo 64

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BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) - Billy Baron scored 18 points to lead all five starters in double figures as Canisius beat Buffalo 71-64 Tuesday night in nonconference action.

Jordan Heath scored 14 points and Harold Washington chipped in with 12 for Canisius (3-0).

Chris Manhertz and Isaac Sosa were the other two starters to score in double figures with 11 points and 10 points, respectively.

Buffalo (1-5) led early 22-21 after Auraum Nuiriankh's layup, but Baron answered, scoring the next seven points for the Golden Griffins to take a 28-22 lead. Canisius led at the half 40-38.

The Bulls were unable to keep up in the second half.

Buffalo turned the ball over 24 times, leading to 27 points for Canisius, while the Golden Griffins protected the ball with just seven turnovers.

Canisius is off to its first 3-0 start since the 2000-2001 season.

Javon McCrea led the Bulls with 22 points.

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Scoreboard
Buffalo (1-5)382664
Canisius (3-0) «403171

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Buffalo Bulls
J. McCrea, F339-144-663322
W. Regan, F324-76-661215
A. Nuiriankh, F313-50-02158
J. Oldham, G374-80-05939
C. Raley-Ross, G332-60-05015
C. Downing131-31-25243
R. Thomas-Edwards110-20-03100
J. Skeete51-10-00122
A. McPhail30-00-00000
R. Sebuharara20-00-00000
Totals 24-4611-1439182064
 52.2%78.6% 
Canisius Golden Griffins
C. Manhertz, F275-81-231511
J. Heath, C366-121-353214
B. Baron, G396-135-535018
H. Washington, G373-115-515212
I. Sosa, G163-102-202010
A. Hymes232-80-05214
J. Heath151-20-13052
R. Groves60-10-00100
T. Edwards10-00-00000
Totals 26-6514-1825191571
 40%77.8% 
Mid-American
EastConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Akron13-427-958
Ohio10-720-11118
Kent St.10-722-14142
Buffalo10-717-15146
Bowling Green7-1013-19225
Miami (Ohio)4-1311-21301
WestConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Ball St.10-721-13169
W. Michigan10-716-16174
Toledo8-917-17156
E. Michigan7-1016-17175
N. Illinois7-1015-17239
C. Michigan6-1116-16216

MAAC
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Monmouth18-227-749
St. Peters14-623-13130
Iona12-822-1388
Siena12-817-17126
Fairfield11-916-15180
Rider10-1018-15197
Canisius10-1018-16167
Quinnipiac7-1310-21272
Niagara6-1410-23275
Manhattan5-1510-22263
Marist5-158-24276
 
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CAMP 72 Final
CINCY 91
SAV 40 Final
FLA 58
UGA 56 Final
UCLA 60
BOISE 70 Final
MIST 74
BUTL 82 Final
UNC 71
LGWD 57 Final
CREI 105
STL 59 Final
KAN 73
IND 82 Final
GTOWN 72