Canisius 52, St. Peter’s 76

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JERSEY CITY, N.J. (AP)—Wesley Jenkins scored a game-high 27 points— including seven 3-pointers—as St. Peter’s rolled to a 76-52 win over Canisius on Sunday.

Nick Leon added 17 points and eight rebounds and Ryan Bacon had 11 points, 10 boards and three blocked shots for the Peacocks (2-5, 1-1 in Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference).

Frank Turner had 10 points, six rebounds and four assists for the Golden Griffins (3-5, 0-2), who hit just 33.3 percent from the field and committed 19 turnovers.

Canisius led early on, but St. Peter’s closed the first half with a 24-9 run that gave them a 40-26 lead at the break. The Peacocks then continued to dominate the Golden Griffins in the second half, leading by as many as 29 points.

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Top Performers

 Top Performers
 Canisius
Frank Turner Frank Turner
4-15,  10 Pts
6 Rebs, 4 Assists
 St. Peter's
Wesley Jenkins Wesley Jenkins
9-16,  27 Pts
4 Rebs, 2 Assists

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