A men’s basketball game versus nationally-ranked University at Buffalo and a pair of hockey games versus eight-time national champion University of North Dakota fill the Golden Griffins home schedule over the holiday break.

The men’s basketball team will compete against the University at Buffalo Bulls on Saturday December 29 at 7:00 p.m. in the KAC. The University at Buffalo should become the first ranked team to ever play a game at the KAC. Tickets are limited and faculty and staff are encouraged to call (716) 888-8499 this week in order to purchase your discounted seats.

The same could also be true of the hockey team’s two game series against 13th ranked North Dakota. Canisius hosts the University of North Dakota Fighting Hawks on Friday, January 4 and Saturday, January 5 at the HARBORCENTER at 7:35 p.m.

A complete schedule of holiday games is listed below. The ticket office will be open the remainder of this week until 4:00 p.m. each day. It will be open on Thursday, December 27 and Friday, December 28 from 11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m., and on Saturday, December 29 from 2:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. The office will close over the New Year’s holiday and then re-open for regular business hours on Wednesday, January 2. Tickets can be purchased through Ticketmaster.com.

Canisius Athletics Holiday Home Schedule:

Women’s Basketball at KAC

Friday, December 21 at 2:00 p.m. versus University of Vermont

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Thursday, January 3 at 11:00 a.m. versus Manhattan College: (Kids Day) – Sold Out

Saturday, January 5 at 2:00 p.m. versus Marist College

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Men’s Basketball at KAC

Saturday, December 29 at 7:00 p.m. versus University at Buffalo

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Tuesday, January 8 at 7:00 p.m. versus Brown University

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Friday, January 11 at 7:00 p.m. versus Rider University

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Sunday, January 13 at 2:00 p.m. versus Iona College

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Hockey at HARBORCENTER

Friday, January 4 at 7:35 p.m. versus University of North Dakota

Saturday, January 5 at 7:35 p.m. versus University of North Dakota

Friday, January 11 at 7:35 p.m. versus Mercyhurst University

Submitted by: John Maddock, Athletics