Drexel vs Tennessee State

Tennessee St. 76, Drexel 66

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Kellen Thornton scored 20 points and Tennessee State used a 7-0 run late in the second half to take a 76-66 victory from Drexel on Tuesday night in a nonconference contest.

The teams were tied 57-all with 4:03 left when the Tigers (4-5) went on the 7-0 run. Jordan Cyphers scored and was fouled on a fast break, and when he missed the layup, Michael Green grabbed the rebound and put it back up for two points. Cyphers then hit a 3 to set a seven-point advantage with just under 3 minutes left, and Drexel (2-6) never got closer than five again.

Robert Covington hit 7 of 11 shots en route to 17 points for the Tigers.

Damion Lee led Drexel with 18 points, while Daryl McCoy recorded his first double-double of the year with 10 points and 13 boards. Frantz Massenat added 15 points and seven assists.

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Drexel Dragons
D. McCoy, F354-72-2130210
D. Ruffin, F333-60-011046
F. Massenat, G376-171-227415
D. Lee, G367-171-354418
D. Thomas, G343-120-01356
K. Abif121-10-01002
T. Allen92-64-42029
A. Younger40-10-00000
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Tennessee State Tigers
K. Thornton, F349-162-252020
R. Covington, F297-111-171317
M. Rhett, F160-20-04130
P. Miller, G361-68-1055210
D. Dockery, G191-31-21103
M. Green285-60-040211
J. Cyphers273-68-911215
D. McClung70-10-02100
J. Harris40-10-00000
Totals 26-5220-2430121276
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