Manhattan beats Canisius 71-57

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BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP)—Rico Pickett scored 21 points, shooting 9 of 16 from the floor, to lead Manhattan over Canisius 71-57 on Sunday.

Darryl Crawford added 19 points and Andrew Gabriel had 13 for the Jaspers (5-3, 1-1 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference), who have won four of their past five games.

Nick Walsh scored all five of his points in the first 3 minutes and Pickett added three more, helping the Jaspers to an 8-2 advantage they’d never relinquish.

The Jaspers led by nine points at the half and outscored Canisius 39-34 in the second half to seal the win.

Manhattan shot 50.8 percent from the floor (31-for-61) compared to just a 33.3 mark (17-for-51) for the Golden Griffins.

The Jaspers scored 22 points off of 20 turnovers and outscored Canisius 42-26 in the paint.

Julius Coles led Canisius (4-3, 1-1) with 15 points and Frank Turner added 13.

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Top Performers

 Top Performers
 Manhattan
Darryl Crawford Darryl Crawford
9-17,  19 Pts
6 Rebs, 5 Assists
 Canisius
Frank Turner Frank Turner
4-7,  13 Pts
4 Rebs, 6 Assists

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