Scores

Final

Canisius 68

(17-10, 10-6 MAAC)

St. Peter's 59

(8-18, 3-13 MAAC)

    2:00 PM ET, February 16, 2013

    Yanitelli Center, Jersey City, New Jersey

    1 2 T
    CAN 30 3868
    SPU 22 3759

    Top Performers

    Canisius: H. Washington 16 Pts, 1 Reb, 2 Ast, 1 Stl, 1 Blk

    Saint Peter's: D. Washington 20 Pts, 5 Reb, 2 Ast

    Canisius 68, St. Peter's 59

    Associated Press

    JERSEY CITY, N.J. -- Harold Washington scored 16 points as Canisus took advantage of 17 Saint Peter's turnovers and 27 personal fouls in a 68-59, Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference victory Saturday.

    The Golden Griffins (17-10, 10-6) went to the foul line 33 times, and though they only converted 57.6 percent, they still outscored the Peacocks 19-8 at the line.

    Canisius scored 17 points off the Peacocks' turnovers, which included four giveaways by Yvon Raymond.

    Desi Washington led Saint Peter's (8-18, 2-13) with 20 points on 6-of-17 shooting.

    The Peacocks shot 30 percent (9 of 30) in the first half, including 2 of 11 from 3-point range, and trailed 30-22 at halftime. Saint Peter's improved to 48.1-percent shooting (13 of 27) in the second half, including 5 of 12 from deep, and led 46-45 with 10:11 left.

    Canisius responded with a 9-1 run, though, and Saint Peter's never pulled closer than four after that.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    CAN
    SPU
    Points 68 59
    FG Made-Attempted 22-54 (.407) 22-57 (.386)
    3P Made-Attempted 5-21 (.238) 7-23 (.304)
    FT Made-Attempted 19-33 (.576) 8-12 (.667)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 13 (0/0) 27 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 11 1

    2012-13 Season

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