BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) - With a 6-1 record, Canisius already has more wins than it did in 30 games last season. This Saturday, though, will provide the ultimate test.
The Griffins will visit 4th-ranked Syracuse Saturday night.
"They're as good as anybody in the country," said Canisius Head Coach Jim Baron. "They don't have too many weaknesses. They're very long, very athletic."
"If we want to make an impact in the game, we have to make it into a transition basketball game," said guard Harold Washington. "If we try to turn it into a half-court game, we'll be fighting an uphill battle."
Saturday's matchup is set for a 7pm start at the Carrier Dome.
A tractor trailer veered off the road and went through a fence, while crashing into the Forest Hill Cemetery, in Fredonia, Friday morning.
Officials in Wyoming have captured a wanted man and his girlfriend, who were allegedly heading to Buffalo.
After a slow and slippery commute Thursday night, many western New Yorkers are waking up early, hoping they can get to work on time Friday morning.
NYS Attorney General Eric Schneiderman has obtained a court order to prevent a Buffalo woman from ever selling puppies again.
Around 5 p.m. on Thursday near the corner of Model City Road and Rt. 104, police say 84-year-old Jose Martinez was hit by a car driven by 82-year-old Maura Nolan. Both are residents of Lewiston.
The Erie County Legislature approved a resolution Thursday to immediately hire 15 seasonal drivers to fill a staff shortage.