Drexel vs Old Dominion

Drexel 81, Old Dominion 77

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NORFOLK, Va. (AP) - Damion Lee scored a career-high 34 points with 10 rebounds as Drexel held off Old Dominion 81-77 Thursday night to snap a two-game skid and split the season series.

Lee was 11-of-14 shooting, hitting 7 of 8 3-pointers.

The Monarchs, who defeated Drexel 78-66 on Feb. 7 prior to losing four of their next five games, trailed by 15 before tying it at 53. After the Dragons (12-17, 8-9 Colonial Athletic Association) regained a four-point lead, Old Dominion knotted it at 59 with 7:45 remaining.

Lee answered with seven points on a 10-1 Drexel run, but the Monarchs came back again, closing to 79-77 with 43 seconds left. Old Dominion's Richard Ross blocked Frantz Massenat's shot, then Drexel's Dartaye Ruffin stole the ball. Massenat sealed it with two free throws to finish with 22 points.

DeShawn Painter and Aaron Bacote scored 15 points apiece to lead the Monarchs (4-25, 2-15).

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Drexel Dragons
D. Ruffin, F372-61-26125
D. McCoy, F190-10-05240
D. Lee, G3811-145-7100334
D. Thomas, G365-130-026113
F. Massenat, G306-148-806422
K. Abif190-10-05040
A. Younger100-00-01320
T. Allen92-51-20107
G. Pantovic20-00-00010
Totals 26-5415-1931192181
 48.1%78.9% 
Old Dominion Monarchs
D. Painter, F326-132-2101215
N. Wright, F212-62-55026
A. Bacote, G355-102-322315
D. Hill, G344-64-504314
K. Palmore, G252-45-71339
R. Ross273-30-07216
D. Batten265-110-033212
Totals 27-5315-2229151677
 50.9%68.2% 
Colonial Athletic
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Northeastern12-623-1286
Will. & Mary12-620-1393
J. Madison12-619-14148
UNC-Wilm.12-618-14146
Hofstra10-820-14174
Drexel9-911-19244
Delaware9-910-20253
Elon6-1215-18258
Towson5-1312-20281
Charleston3-159-24298

Conference USA
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
La. Tech15-327-958
Old Dominion13-527-846
UTEP13-522-1178
Western Ky.12-620-12117
UAB12-620-16129
Middle Tenn.9-919-17139
FIU8-1016-17217
UT-San Antonio8-1014-16237
North Texas8-1014-17224
Rice8-1012-20248
Charlotte7-1114-18211
Marshall7-1111-21296
So. Miss4-149-20283
FAU2-169-20303
 
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