Buffalo, NY (Sports Network) - Harold Washington scored 19 points and was one
of four Canisius players to score in double-figures as the Golden Griffins
earned a 69-53 win over the Elon Phoenix in the first round of the
CollegeInsider.com Tournament at the Koessler Athletic Center.
Washington shot 7-of-10 from the field for Canisius (19-13) while Jordan Heath
had 13 points. Isaac Sosa managed 111 points with a trio of 3-pointers while
Billy Baron had 10 points and seven assists but shot just 3-of-10 from the
Ryley Beaumont recorded a double-double with 20 points and 12 rebounds but had
six turnovers as Elon (21-12) ended it season with two consecutive losses and
lost four of its last six after earning the Southern Conference North Division
Champion honors in the regular season. Jack Isenbarger added 13 points with
seven rebounds for the Phoenix.
Elon shot just 31.0 percent from the field in the first half and trailed 35-23
In the second half the Phoenix shot even worse at 28.2 percent as they were
Elon shot below 30.0 percent from the floor for the game and made only 9-of-34
shots taken from beyond the arc while also recorded 19 turnovers.
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