WILLIAMSBURG, Va. - Marcus Thornton led William and Mary with 18 points Wednesday night as the Tribe beat Drexel, 85-73, in the Colonial Athletic Association opener for both teams at Kaplan Arena.
William and Mary (9-5) shot 60 percent, and 8 for 13 from three-point range, in the first half. The Tribe led by 46-30 at halftime.
Drexel (8-6) cut the lead to seven points twice in the final three minutes. Frantz Massenat led the Dragons with 19 points. Tavon Allen and Chris Fouch scored 18 apiece.