Drexel vs Niagara

Drexel 71, Niagara 58

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LEWISTON, N.Y. (AP) - Chris Fouch scored a season-high 24 points, hitting six 3-pointers, and Drexel held Niagara without a field goal for more than 14 minutes in the second half of a 71-58 victory Tuesday night.

The Dragons (4-4) had their own shooting woes in the first half, losing a nine-point lead en route to trailing 37-31 at the break.

Drexel then broke the game open with a 29-4 run.

After Scooter Gillette's layup 19 seconds into the second half, the Purple Eagles (4-7) didn't hit another field goal until Antoine Mason's 3-pointer with 5:30 left. Mason scored 10 points and Juan'ya Green had eight of his 22 on an 18-7 run that got Niagara to 67-58 with 2:35 left.

The Purple Eagles shot 20.7 percent (6 of 29) in the second half.

Damion Lee added 19 points for the Dragons and Samme Givens had 17 points, eight rebounds and five assists.

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Scoreboard
Drexel (4-4) «314071
Niagara (4-7)372158

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Drexel Dragons
S. Givens, F386-85-885317
D. McCoy, F221-10-05132
D. Lee, G347-121-281419
F. Massenat, G333-90-13727
A. Younger, G170-10-00140
C. Fouch356-146-633124
D. Ruffin160-02-21002
K. Abif50-10-02000
Totals 23-4614-1933181771
 50%73.7% 
Niagara Purple Eagles
S. Gillette, F151-20-01022
J. Green, G396-166-714322
M. Jordan, G383-153-675411
A. Mason, G314-94-551313
A. Tanksley, G311-60-03143
J. Thomas252-20-05004
S. Jones120-10-02010
A. Langford91-10-01003
Totals 18-5213-1829111758
 34.6%72.2% 
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TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
UNC-Wilm.15-329-627
Charleston14-425-1062
Towson11-720-1392
Elon10-818-14160
Will. & Mary10-817-14110
Northeastern8-1015-16134
Hofstra7-1115-17196
J. Madison7-1110-23256
Delaware5-1313-20234
Drexel3-159-23308

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TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Monmouth18-227-749
St. Peters14-623-13130
Iona12-822-1388
Siena12-817-17126
Fairfield11-916-15180
Rider10-1018-15197
Canisius10-1018-16167
Quinnipiac7-1310-21272
Niagara6-1410-23275
Manhattan5-1510-22263
Marist5-158-24276
 
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