2018-2019 Canisius Golden Griffins

2018-2019 Canisius Golden Griffins Roster

# Player Class Pos HT WT Birth Date Birth City Nationality High School/Prep School
32 Andrew Crombie So G 6-3 175 Nov 5, 1998 Buffalo (NY) United States Maryvale High School
25 Shaquille Evans Jr F 6-5 220 May 22, 1995 Nassau Bahamas Faith Baptist Christian Academy
22 Jibreel Faulkner Sr F 6-8 200 Aug 4, 1996 Washington (DC) United States Roosevelt Senior High School
20 Gianni Ford Jr SG 6-2 175 Jan 4, 1997 Brooklyn (NY) United States Boys & Girls High School
24 Ivan Hadzic Fr C 6-9 240 Dec 14, 1998 Belgrade Serbia Southwest Christian Academy
3 Jordan Henderson Fr GF 6-4 180 Jun 18, 1999 Cincinnati (OH) United States Walnut Hills High School
21 Scott Hitchon So F 6-8 215 Sep 16, 1998 Whitby Canada Thornlea Secondary School
34 Talmadge James So G 6-2 170 Oct 25, 1999 Buffalo (NY) United States Kenmore West High School
1 Malik Johnson Jr PG 5-10 155 Jan 25, 1997 Chesterfield (VA) United States Blue Ridge High School
55 Kejuan Johnson-Alls Jr G 6-6 225 Oct 5, 1995 Atlanta (GA) United States Hapeville Charter Career Academy
11 Marcale Lotts Sr FC 6-8 230 Dec 25, 1994 New Orleans (LA) United States Akins High School
15 Takal Molson So GF 6-5 205 Nov 1, 1998 Buffalo (NY) United States TAAG Academy
5 Sam Rautins Fr G 6-4 190 May 19, 1999 Toronto Canada Athlete Institute Prep
13 Isaiah Reese Jr F 6-5 185 Dec 13, 1996 Miami (FL) United States DME Academy
10 Jonathan Sanks Sr G 6-4 205 Dec 9, 1996 Warner Robbins (GA) United States Berkmar High School
23 Dantai St. Louis Jr F 6-8 235 Apr 30, 1997 Brampton Canada Orangeville Prep
4 Jalanni White So F 6-7 185 May 20, 1999 New Haven (CT) United States Notre Dame High School

Recent Canisius Golden Griffins History

Season Record Conference Rank Conference Tournament Post-Season Tournament
2019-2020 12-20 (7-13) 10th (MAAC) 1st Rnd N/A
2018-2019 15-17 (11-7) 2nd (MAAC) 3rd Rnd N/A
2017-2018 21-12 (15-3) 1st (MAAC) 2nd Rnd CBI 1st Rnd
2016-2017 18-16 (10-10) 6th (MAAC) 2nd Rnd CIT 1st Rnd
2015-2016 14-19 (8-12) 7th (MAAC) 2nd Rnd N/A
2014-2015 18-15 (11-9) 5th (MAAC) 2nd Rnd CIT 3rd Rnd
2013-2014 21-13 (14-6) 3rd (MAAC) 3rd Rnd CIT 1st Rnd
2012-2013 20-14 (11-7) 4th (MAAC) 2nd Rnd CIT 3rd Rnd
2011-2012 5-25 (1-17) 10th (MAAC) 1st Rnd N/A
2010-2011 15-15 (9-9) 6th (MAAC) 2nd Rnd N/A
2009-2010 15-17 (8-10) 7th (MAAC) 2nd Rnd N/A
2008-2009 11-20 (4-14) 9th (MAAC) 2nd Rnd N/A
2007-2008 6-25 (2-16) 10th (MAAC) 2nd Rnd N/A
2006-2007 12-19 (6-12) 8th (MAAC) 2nd Rnd N/A
2005-2006 9-20 (6-12) 9th (MAAC) 2nd Rnd N/A
2004-2005 11-18 (8-10) 7th (MAAC) 2nd Rnd N/A
2003-2004 10-20 (5-13) 8th (MAAC) 1st Rnd N/A
2002-2003 10-18 (6-12) 8th (MAAC) 1st Rnd N/A

2018-2019 Canisius Golden Griffins Awards & Honors

Player Award / Honor
Takal Molson NABC All-District (1) Second Team
Takal Molson All-MAAC First Team
Malik Johnson All-MAAC Third Team
Jalanni White MAAC All-Tournament Team
Isaiah Reese MAAC Player of the Week (Jan 21, 2019)

2018-2019 Canisius Golden Griffins Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters M. Johnson J. Sanks T. Molson J. White S. Hitchon
Rotation   J. Henderson   J. Faulkner  
Lim PT S. Rautins I. Reese K. Johnson-Alls D. St. Louis I. Hadzic
Lim PT   G. Ford S. Evans M. Lotts  

2018-2019 Canisius Golden Griffins Stat Leaders

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
Takal Molson 32 32.7 16.9 5.4 2.0 1.3 0.3 2.5
Isaiah Reese 20 32.0 11.8 5.8 4.4 1.6 0.4 2.6
Malik Johnson 32 35.5 9.6 4.2 4.8 1.7 0.1 2.3
Scott Hitchon 32 22.7 8.6 2.6 1.5 0.3 0.7 1.7
Jibreel Faulkner 32 19.3 7.8 2.8 0.8 0.5 0.2 0.7
Jonathan Sanks 32 22.1 7.4 2.4 1.2 0.4 0.1 0.9
Jalanni White 32 18.6 5.9 2.7 0.6 0.4 0.8 0.9
Jordan Henderson 31 14.7 3.5 1.4 0.8 0.4 0.3 0.6
Dantai St. Louis 31 10.0 2.3 1.7 0.0 0.1 0.4 0.5
Kejuan Johnson-Alls 7 13.6 1.7 2.4 0.0 0.4 0.6 1.0
Marcale Lotts 19 6.7 1.3 1.4 0.2 0.1 0.2 0.6
Sam Rautins 6 2.2 0.0 0.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Ivan Hadzic 1 7.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

2018-2019 Canisius Golden Griffins Front Office

Staff Member Position Start Season Previous Job
Reggie Witherspoon Head Coach 2016-2017 Assistant Coach (Chattanooga, 2015 to 2016)
Chris Hawkins Assistant Coach 2016-2017 Assistant Coach (Radford, 2011 to 2016)
Eddie Shannon Assistant Coach 2017-2018 Assistant Coach (Chattanooga, 2016 to 2017)
Thurman Schaetzle Assistant Coach 2018-2019 Assistant Coach (Gannon, 2011 to 2016)
Bill Maher Athletic Director 2005-2006 N/A
Jake Kroll Director of Basketball Operations 2016-2017 Assistant Coach (Daemen College, 2015 to 2016)
Andy Smith Head Athletic Trainer 1996-1997 N/A