Scores

Final

Canisius 82

(12-7, 6-2 MAAC)

Monmouth 83

(9-10, 3-5 MAAC)

2:00 PM ET, January 19, 2014

Multipurpose Activity Center, West Long Branch, New Jersey

1 2 T
CAN 36 4682
MONM 28 5583

Top Performers

Canisius: B. Baron 21 Pts, 6 Reb, 6 Ast, 4 Stl

Monmouth: D. Jones 20 Pts, 11 Reb, 5 Ast, 1 Stl, 1 Blk

Nicholas, Monmouth heroics defeats Canisius 83-82

Associated Press

WEST LONG BRANCH, N.J. -- Andrew Nicholas hit a pair of 3-pointers in the final seconds and Monmouth reversed a large second half deficit in beating Canisius 83-82 on Sunday.

Monmouth (9-10, 3-5 Metro Atlantic) trailed Canisius 82-77 with 14.4 seconds remaining when Nicholas hit his first long ball to make it 82-80. Monmouth immediately fouled Canisius and Billy Baron missed the front end of a 1-and-1 setting up Nicholas' game-winning trey with 1 second left.

Canisius (12-7, 6-2) led at half 36-28 and trailed Monmouth only once in the period, 5-3. Canisius expanded the lead to 14 points in the second half before Monmouth mounted its comeback effort.

Monmouth scored 55 points in the second half and Nicholas led Hawk scorers with 28 points while grabbing six rebounds.

Baron, who averages 23.2 points per game, scored 21 points for Canisius while Deon Jones pulled in 11 rebounds.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
CAN
MONM
Points 82 83
FG Made-Attempted 26-51 (.510) 30-57 (.526)
3P Made-Attempted 12-25 (.480) 8-20 (.400)
FT Made-Attempted 18-22 (.818) 15-26 (.577)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 22 (0/0) 21 (0/0)

2013-14 Season

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