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The campus community is invited to watch The Dome for special “Trivia Wednesdays,” which will be published throughout the school year in every Wednesday edition. The first person to respond to with the correct answer will win Canisius “swag.”

Additionally, once a month on Wednesdays, there will be a special giveaway in which the winner will receive some of the newly-designed Canisius sesquicentennial gear.

Winners will be announced the following Wednesday of each week along with the correct trivia answer.

This week’s giveaway question is: Which former All-American basketball player from Canisius went on to make NBA history as one of only three players to record a triple-double in a playoff debut?

a. Michael Smrek ’85

b. Johnny McCarthy ’56

c. Leroy Chollet ’50

d. Andrew Anderson ’67

Congratulations to Allison Daley, head coach for women’s lacrosse, who was last week’s Trivia Wednesday winner! Allison will receive some Canisius swag once the college returns to normal operations.

Last week’s Trivia Wednesday question was: Canisius played its first game in Memorial Auditorium on December 11, 1940. What national powerhouse team did the Griffins face?

a. Duke


c. Oregon

d. Georgetown

The correct answer was: (c) Oregon

Submitted by: College Communications