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NU gives Faustin four-year extension

NIAGARA UNIV., N.Y. (WIVB) – Niagara University women’s basketball coach Kendra Faustin will be staying put, signing a contract extension th…

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Canisius hockey wins state-ranked clash

NIAGARA FALLS, N.Y. (WIVB) – Canisius entered tonight’s high school hockey game ranked #3 in the state, with Niagara-Wheatfield one behind a…

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Fast start pushes St. Mary’s to win

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) – St. Mary’s opened the game on a 16-1 run, on their way to a 69-62 win over Nichols Monday afternoon. The Lancers impr…

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Baron bails out Griffs to beat Iona

NEW ROCHELLE, N.Y. (WIVB) – Canisius blew a 16-point second half lead, then staged a mini comeback of their own to top Iona 85-83 Friday nig…

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Taplin sets assists record in win

CLARENCE, N.Y. (WIVB) – Sterling Taplin is now Williamsville North’s all-time leader in both points and assists, setting the assist mark in …

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Baron is captain clutch for Canisius

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) – If the game is on the line, Canisius will give the ball to senior point guard Billy Baron. It’s not exactly a secret …

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O’Hara girls top Hamburg 62-57

TONAWANDA, N.Y. (WIVB) – The Cardinal O’Hara girls basketball team keeps chugging along, slipping past Hamburg 62-57 to stay perfect on the …

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McKinley rallies to take down #1 East

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) – After trailing by 12 at halftime, McKinley staged a massive comeback in the second half to knock off the #1-ranked te…

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Sisson tops All-State football list

The All-State football teams for Class AA and A are out, with eight local players earning first-team honors. The complete list of WNY athlet…

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Newsome’s 35 pushes Cleve Hill past JFK

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. (WIVB) – Cleveland Hill’s Shadymone Newsome put up a triple-double to lead the Eagles past JFK Monday night, 62-32. Newsom…

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Baron named MAAC Player of the Week

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) – Canisius senior Billy Baron is once again the MAAC Player of the Week, after averaging more than 30 points a game in …

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Freshman guard steps up in Griffs win

BUFFALO, NY (AP) – Billy Baron scored 26 points and Zach Lewis added 25 as Canisius beat Monmouth (N.J.) 87-67 on Sunday. Lewis, a freshman,…

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Baron’s buzzer-beater buries Broncs

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) – Billy Baron did it again Friday night. The Canisius senior stepped up with a game-winning three at the buzzer, leadin…