Martin P. Hurley ('91, 98 MBA) -A four-year letter winner in football, Martin P. Hurley earned All-American honors at cornerback before concluding his career as the Griffs quarterback. As a defensive player, Hurley made 163 tackles, recorded 18 interceptions and was credited with 22 pass deflections and two fumble recoveries. He earned first team Little All-America honors from the Associated Press in 1988, as well as receiving national honors from the Football Gazette. During that season he ranked fourth nationally in interceptions with eight and became the first Griff to ever score a defensive extra point. In 1987 and 1989 he was named a first-team ECAC Upstate All-Star. During his senior year, he moved to quarterback and threw for 1,471 yards, the third most in a single season in Canisius history. Included was a 310 yard effort in a thrilling one point win over the University at Buffalo.
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