Canisius 70, James Madison 66
Frank Turner scored 16 points and tied his career high with 13
assists, and Canisius scored the final four points from the free
throw line for a 70-66 victory over James Madison on Saturday.
Julius Coles hit two, and Turner and Tomas Vazquez-Simmons each
hit one in the final 1:04 to break a tie and give the Golden
Griffins (13-15) their second win in three games.
Canisius’ free throws came after James Madison (11-17) went on a
9-0 run to tie the score at 66. Denzel Bowles’ dunk with 1:32
remaining was the Dukes’ final points.
Canisius took a 66-57 lead on consecutive 3-pointers from Coles
and Bob Bevilacqua, who scored the Golden Griffins’ final field
goal with 4:31 to play.
Greg Logins scored 15 points and Coles added 12 for Canisius,
which was 6-for-11 from the free throw line.
Julius Wells scored 18, Darren White had 14 and Bowles added 11
for James Madison.