Men’s Basketball at KAC tonight

Team defends first-place spot

Your first-place Golden Griffin men’s basketball team returns to the Koessler Athletic Center this weekend for the first time in two weeks to host St. Peter’s and Monmouth in big Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference contests. Canisius sits in a three-way tie for the top spot in the MAAC along with Rider and Iona (teams the Griffs have already defeated). The trio all have 3-1 league marks. St. Peter’s is off to a 2-2 start, while Monmouth is 1-2.

Tonight’s game (Friday, January 12) against the Peacocks tips off at 7 p.m., while Sunday’s matinee (January 14) versus Monmouth begins at 2 p.m. The Griffins Den opens for food at 5:45 p.m. on Friday night.

To order discounted faculty-staff tickets, call 716-888-TIXX. For additional game information, visit GoGriffs.com

Submitted by: John Maddock, associate athletic director, External Affairs

Jonathan Lawrence is Guest on “Crossroads”

Discusses the experiences that led him to teaching and ministry

Tune into “Crossroads” this Sunday, January 14 when Jonathan D. Lawrence, PhD, makes a guest appearance.  The associate professor of religious studies and theology sits down with this week’s program host, Rabbi Alex Lazarus-Klein, to discuss the experiences that led him on his journey to teaching and ministry.  Lawrence also shares what it is like for a non-Catholic to teach religious studies at a Jesuit institution.

“Crossroads” airs each Sunday at 6:00 a.m. on MIX-96 (96.1) and at 6:30 a.m. on JACK-FM (92.9).  Rev. Patrick J. Lynch, SJ, professor of religious studies, serves as the program host on the first Sunday of every month.

If you miss this Sunday’s broadcast, you can catch it on the Canisius SoundCloud, along with all other past broadcasts.

Submitted by: College Communication