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How does Canisius look next season without Jim Baron?

Canisius will have a new coach in 2016-17. How’s the team he’ll inherit?

The Griffs finished 14-19 last year and 8-12 in the MAAC, which gave them the 7-seed in the conference tournament. 387 more words

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How Jim Baron finally walked away

By Nick Veronica

There was a moment this past season when the question came up again. It was playful remark, just a joke between old friends, but it wasn’t the first time the question had been put to Jim Baron. 1,488 more words

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VIDEO: Watch Jim Baron's emotional retirement press conference

By Nick Veronica

Canisius men’s basketball coach Jim Baron announced his retirement Friday afternoon. Joined by his brother, Ed, and sons Jimmy and Billy, Baron was emotional during his 30-minute goodbye to college basketball. 414 more words

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Canisius coach Jim Baron to retire

By Nick Veronica

Canisius men’s basketball coach Jim Baron will announce his retirement in a press conference Friday afternoon, according to team sources.

Baron, 62, has been at the helm at Canisius for the last four years. 312 more words

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Final Four Clinic Notes - Jim Baron Transition Offense & Defense

Final Four Clinic Notes – Jim Baron Transition Offense & Defense

At the Final Four Convention in Houston, Coach Baron spoke about his offensive and defensive transition philosophy as well as his “Baronisms”. 119 more words

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Play of the Day - Canisius Top Stagger

Play of the Day – Canisius Top Stagger by Wes Kosel

Below is a set play used by Canisius in the MAAC Tournament against Iona. 9 more words

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Immediate reactions: Iona 73, Canisius 55 (MAAC quarterfinals)

7-Canisius 28 27 – 55
2-Iona 43 30 – 73

By Nick Veronica

What it means: Iona eliminated Canisius from the MAAC Tournament for the third time in the last four years behind a barrage of three-pointers and its classic high-speed offense. 601 more words

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