Feature Game: Canisius vs St. Joe's

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Canisius (8-2) vs St. Joe's
Thursday November 21 @ 7:00pm
@ Ralph Wilson Stadium

Head Coaches
Rich Robbins
23-10-0 (3 Years)

Dennis Gilbert
29-14-0 (5 Years)

Key Players
TJ Wheatley, DL
Josh Huffman, DB
Dave Koeppel, L
Mike Sharpe, LB
Brad Zaffram, LB
Zach Liberatore, QB
Qadree Ollison, RB
Michael Tarbutt, K
Augie Touris, TE
DeAnthony Simpson, WR

Nigel Davis, RB
Tyler Hill, DE
Anthony Castellani, LB
Justin Jones, WR
Mike McCarthy, QB
Cordell Owens, LB
John Schmitt, TE
Robert Costanzo, L
Austin Greenwood, L

St Joe's 47, Canisius 32, (3 Ties)

Points scored on offense is 265 with an average of 26.5. Points allowed on defense is 36 with an average of 3.6.

St. Joe's
Points scored on offense is 230 points with an average of 23. Points allowed on defense is 198 with an average of 19.8.

Canisius is ranked #2 in the WGRZ poll, #2 in the Buffalo News and #7 in the State poll.

St. Joe's is ranked #5 in the WGRZ poll, #4 in the Buffalo News and #29 in the State poll.

Keys to Victory

  • Minimize Davis impact
  • Control ball and clock
  • Avoid turnovers
  • Ollison to rush for 2 tds-100 yds

St. Joe's

  • Balanced offense
  • Davis and McCarthy need to have impact game
  • Avoid penalties
  • Minimize Ollison impact

Canisius defense has been outstanding allowing only 36 pts and recording 6 shutouts. Wheatly, Richards, Sharpe, Koeppel, Zaffram and Huffman have been lights out. They shut out St. Joe's 21-0 in wk 8. Marauders Davis was outstanding in win over St. Francis in Semi-Finals. Will need him to be explosive and to score if St. Joe's can be competitive and win.

Canisius 14, St. Joe's 6


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