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Assessing the future of Big 4 basketball

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Even without the advantage of hindsight, it’s easy to argue that the Big 4—the University at Buffalo, Canisius College, St. Bonaventure and Niagara—is exiting a golden age of college basketball.

I’m not trying to be aggressively Eeyore,…

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Immediate reactions: Iona 75, Canisius 72 - MAAC Semis

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The sight was eerily familiar.

Billy Baron slumped at the podium at the…

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Immediate reactions: Canisius 71, Siena 65 - MAAC Quarters

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It would have been a colossal disappointment for senior-laden Canisius to lose in the MAAC Quarterfinals, but Siena made them an earn the right to face No. 1-seed Iona in Sunday’s semifinal.

The Griffs’…

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Canisius loses third straight home game, falls to Quinnipiac - PHOTOS

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Koessler Athletic Center was jam packed on Thursday night as the Canisius Golden Griffins attempted to hand their mascot Petey a birthday victory at the hands of MAAC opponent Quinnipiac. 

Despite outscoring Quinnipiac 54-42 in the second half, the Golden…

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Canisius plucks Purple Eagles, 71-65 - PHOTOS

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{video_photo_caption}Canisius frustrated Niagara's Antoine Mason all night long in Griffs' 71-65 win over Purple Eagles.

The Gallagher Center at Niagara University was packed as the Canisius Golden Griffins pulled out a victory over the plucky Niagara Purple Eagles 71-65.

Antoine Mason, the nation’s leading scorer, was held to 17 points while Billy Baron, going into the…

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Immediate reactions: Iona 101, Canisius 91

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Every basketball game against the Iona Gaels inevitably becomes a track meet, as Tim Cluess’ club dares foes to keep pace score for score.

Canisius competed in style—converting in transition, throwing down violent alley-oops and protecting the…

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Niagara Purple Eagles swoop past Canisius 4-2 - PHOTOS

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It was hockey weather outside, the snow crunched beneath each step while approaching the hockey arena at Buffalo State where the Niagara Purple Eagles were victorious in a hard-fought battle with cross-city rivals, the Canisius Golden Griffins. It was a true Battle…

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Canisius falters at home to MAAC foe Manhattan - PHOTOS

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Friday night’s contest between Canisius and Manhattan was a constant game of catch-up for the Golden Griffins and, in the end, they were defeated in front of a packed Koessler Athletic Center by the score of 84-73. 

There were a few good runs for…

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Canisius thumps Niagara at sold-out KAC - PHOTOS

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{video_photo_caption}Niagara's Wesley Myers had his hands full while Canisius's Billy Baron scored 31 on the night as the Griffs down the Eagles 87.

It was cold outside, but hot inside Canisius’s Koessler Athletic Center as the Niagara University Purple Eagles—boasting the nation’s Division I leading scorer, Antoine Mason—invaded the home of the Canisius Griffins and fell to the Griffs…

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Immediate reactions: Canisius 87, Niagara 74

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Canisius’ starting big men hear a lot of criticism. Senior center Chris Manhertz has trouble staying on the floor due to foul trouble, while 6’11 forward Jordan Heath would rather lurk on the perimeter than battle inside.

In the

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Griffs stunned by Nicholas’ Miller-esque heroics - VIDEO

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Immediate reactions: Canisius 87, Monmouth 67

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Enjoy Billy Baron’s time as a Canisius Griffin, because the ship will sail…

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Buffalo.com roadtrips to Notre Dame - PHOTOS

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Look, we absolutely adore Buffalo, but sometimes it’s necessary to get away and experience a different area.

When your local college basketball team roams to a historic destination like the University of Notre Dame, you drive the seven hours, jam five…

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Immediate reactions: Notre Dame 87, Canisius 81 (OT)

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In most major sports, the subject of refereeing is taboo—casting blame on the officials is considered a feeble excuse to mask inferior play, but after Canisius’ 87-81 overtime loss on the road at Notre Dame, second-guessing was king.

The point…

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Tsuj’s Ten: The day after Canisius toppled UB

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If you’re a local college basketball fan, you’ve probably heard about Canisius’ wild 26-4 run to close out a 69-55 win over the University at Buffalo Bulls.…

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