Daemen hosts undefeated Shawnee State (25-0), ranked No. 2 in the nation in the NAIA Division II poll, tonight at 5:30 p.m. Daemen is 18-6 overall and 8-3 in the America Mideast Conference. . . . Manhattan's Kelly Regan (Nichols) scored her 1,000th collegiate point against Iona.
Canisius has been picked to repeat as Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference Champions in the 2009 preseason coaches poll. Sophomore midfielder Adam Jones was selected as the Preseason Player of the Year while junior Nick LoCoco was an All-MAAC preseason selection. Jones became the first Griff to earn All-American honors in 2008. He led the team with 47 points and 38 goals to go along with nine assists. Canisius opens its season today at No. 16 Colgate.