MAAC Tournament - Manhattan Falls 69-65 to Canisius - Recap

Canisius got 20 points from Jibreel Faulkner en route to a 69-65 victory over Manhattan on Friday at Times Union Center.

Canisius won the battle on the scoreboard, but not at the payout window as they failed to cover the -4.5-point spread.

Jalanni White had 16 points for Canisius and Takal Molson chipped in with 15 points. Malik Johnson had 6 assists for them, while Jibreel Faulkner was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 8 boards.

Manhattan got 27 points from Warren Williams in a losing cause and another 13 points from Nehemiah Mack. Christian Hinckson contributed 3 assists for them, while Tykei Greene had 7 rebounds.

Canisius trailed at halftime, 32-26.

Manhattan won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 30-26.