January 11, 2015 |
When: Saturday, 7 p.m. Where: Trask Coliseum, Wilmington, N.C. Radio: www.gragons.com . Records: Drexel (3-11, 1-2 Colonial Athletic Association); UNC Wilmington (7-7, 2-1). Coaches: Drexel, Bruiser Flint (14th season, 231-184); UNC Wilmington, Kevin Keatts (1st season, 7-7). Last meeting: Drexel won, 61-50, at home on Feb. 3, 2014. Drexel's top three: Damion Lee (20.5 ppg., 5.8 rpg.), Tavon Allen (10.6 ppg., 3.0 rpg.), Rashann London (8.3 ppg., 2.6 rpg.)
April 17, 2001 |
Delsea forward Kate Kane, considered among the fastest soccer players in South Jersey, has signed with Drexel. Kane earned a partial academic and soccer scholarship. She became the second South Jersey player this season to commit to Drexel. In the fall, Paul VI defender Noel Niederkorn also made a commitment to Drexel. Kane and Niederkorn, who are teammates for the Medford Strikers, will be roommates at Drexel. "I originally had it narrowed down to Delaware and St. Joe's," Kane said yesterday.
April 14, 2009 |
Derrick Thomas has orally committed to play basketball for Drexel next season, a source close to the player said. Scouting reports praise the 6-foot-4 shooting guard from St. John's College High School in Washington for his shot and his ability to drive to the basket. He averaged 15 points, six rebounds and 3.5 assists this past season. Thomas joins Dartaye Ruffin, Darryl McCoy and Shannon Givens as new players for Drexel next season.
January 14, 2008
Nicole Hester scored a season-high 17 points to help Drexel extend its winning streak to seven games with a 62-42 victory over George Mason in a women's basketball game yesterday in Fairfax, Va. The streak is the Dragons' longest since 2000-01. Drexel (8-6, 3-0 Colonial Athletic Association) shot a first-half, season-best 58.8 percent to take a 37-24 halftime lead. Narissa Suber had 14 points and Jasmina Rosseel added 13. Leading scorer Gabriela Marginean was held to nine points in 23 minutes because of foul trouble.
January 4, 2009 |
Scott Rodgers scored 25 points as Drexel beat Hofstra, 63-56, yesterday afternoon. Drexel (5-6, 1-1 Colonial Athletic Association) led by 13 points late in the second half before Hofstra closed within 56-51 on a three-pointer by Cornelius Vines with 1 minute, 15 seconds left. Rodgers answered with a jumper, and Jamie Harris hit two free throws moments later to seal it. The point total was a career high for Rodgers, a senior guard from Central High. Harris finished with 14 points.
January 22, 2015 |
HEMPSTEAD, N.Y. - Brian Bernardi scored 23 points to lead Hofstra to an 86-58 win over Drexel at the Mack Sports Complex last night. The sophomore guard was 6-for-10 from beyond the three-point arc. Teammate Juan'ya Green had 11 points and 11 assists. The Pride (14-6, 5-2 Colonial Athletic) led 39-31 at the break and opened the second half with a 9-2 run. Drexel (4-14, 2-5) was led by Damion Lee, who had 27 points, and Tavon Allen, who added 10. Lee was 6-for-13 from the floor and made all 13 of his free throws.
February 15, 2007 |
Laimis Kisielius scored 17 points and grabbed eight rebounds as William and Mary held off Drexel, 60-47, last night at Kaplan Arena. The Tribe (15-11, 8-8 league), which had never beaten Drexel since the Dragons (19-7, 11-5) joined the Colonial Athletic Association, built a comfortable 13-point lead with six minutes remaining. But Drexel used a 13-4 run to pull within four, 51-47, with 2 minutes, 23 seconds remaining. The Dragons didn't score again, however, and William and Mary padded its lead in the closing minutes with steady free-throw shooting.
February 3, 2012
Hollie Mershon scored 23 points, but Drexel was unable to outlast Colonial Athletic Association rival George Mason losing, 56-51, at the Daskalaskis Athletic Center last night. Kamile Nacickaite added 14 points, but the Dragons (10-10, 6-4 CAA) fall to .500 shooting just 19 of 59 from the field. Taleia Morton netted a game-high 28 to lead Mason (11-10, 5-5 CAA).
April 15, 2008 |
Drexel will renovate the Drill Hall at the Philadelphia Armory, with plans for a convocation center and basketball arena, the university announced yesterday. Details of the lease agreement with the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania will be announced today at a news conference at the West Philadelphia landmark. The Armory is home to the 103d Engineering Battalion of the National Guard as well as ROTC programs for several universities.
December 17, 2012 |
BRIDGEPORT, Conn. - It's never a good thing when a team misses 34 shots. And that's exactly what Drexel did in a 69-58 nonconference loss to Fairfield Sunday. The Dragons went 21-for-55 from the field (38.2 percent), their second worst outing of the season, to fall to 3-7. Damion Less led Drexel with 15 points, but had to take 15 shots to do it, finishing 4-for-15 from the field. Franz Massenat added 11 points and was held without an assist for the first time this season.