Canisius to meet with CCHA tomorrow

Representatives from the Canisius College Athletic Department as well as reps from Niagara, Robert Morris and Mercyhurst will meet with the Central Collegiate Athletic Association tomorrow to discuss the possibility of a conference switch from Atlantic Hockey. Click here for the full scoop. Advertisements

Griffs Advance to Quarterfinals against Holy Cross

The Griffs got the early momentum in the game as senior Eric Rex scored only 1:08 into the game as he put a rebound into a yawning cage to the left of the goaltender. Canisius got some quality opportunities on goalie Cody Campbell, who joined the Purple Eagles after Carsen Chubak went down with a … Continue reading

Canisius-Niagara Playoff Preview

The Griffs will travel to Dwyer Arena tonight to face the rival Niagara Purple Eagles at 7:05 p.m. for the right to advance to the quarterfinals. Niagara won the season series 2-1 over the Griffs. The first contest between the two clubs on November 2, 2010 saw the Purple Eagles win a 6-5 overtime thriller … Continue reading

Mercyhurst 5, Canisius 1

The Griffs lost to the Mercyhurst Lakers on Saturday night and will face the Niagara Purple Eagles on Saturday, March 5 at Dwyer Arena at 7:05 p.m. Canisius did not start the game well, and after Mercyhurst had a couple of good shifts, the Griffs took a penalty. A one-timer from the point deflected off … Continue reading

Canisius 3, Mercyhurst 2

The Griffs defeated the Mercyhurst Lakers 3-2 on senior night. Leading the way was senior Cory Conacher who had two goals and an assist. His wraparound goal got Canisius on the board only 25 seconds into the contest. Mercyhurst came on strong after the early goal and had four power plays in the first period, … Continue reading