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Northeastern beats Drexel 93-83 in CAA opener

BOSTON (AP) Vasa Pusica scored 29 points, Anthony Green had a career-high 21 points and 11 rebounds and Northeastern beat Drexel 93-83 on Friday night in a Colonial Athletic Association opener.

Northeastern (7-6, 1-0) has won seven consecutive CAA-openers and has beaten Drexel in seven of their last eight games. The Dragons (6-8, 0-1) have lost four of their last five games.

Pusica was 9 of 15 from the floor and Green was 9-of-10 shooting. Jordan Roland made five 3-pointers and finished with 21 points for the Huskies, who shot 56 percent (32 of 57) from the field.

Troy Harper scored 28 points to lead Drexel. Alihan Demir added 14 points and 10 rebounds.

Northeastern took the lead for good midway through the first half, built a 41-36 halftime advantage and stretched it to 79-68 with 5:29 to play. The Dragons pulled to 80-74 but didn't get closer.

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Key Players
Min. Per Game
Pts. Per Game
Ast. Per Game
Reb. Per Game
Field Goal %
Three Point %
Free Throw %
Team Stats
Points 0 0
Field Goals 0-0 (0.0%) 0-0 (0.0%)
3-Pointers 0-0 (0.0%) 0-0 (0.0%)
Free Throws 0-0 (0.0%) 0-0 (0.0%)
Total Rebounds 0 0
Offensive 0 0
Defensive 0 0
Team 0 0
Assists 0 0
Steals 0 0
Blocks 0 0
Turnovers 0 0
Fouls 0 0
Technicals 0 0
12T
away team logo Drexel 6-8 364783
home team logo Northeastern 7-6 415293
Team Stats
away team logo Drexel 6-8 75.8 PPG 38.7 RPG 14.5 APG
home team logo Northeastern 7-6 75.4 PPG 33.6 RPG 14.1 APG
Key Players
3
T. Harper 15.8 PPG 3.2 RPG 2.3 APG 38.9 FG%
4
V. Pusica 17.4 PPG 3.8 RPG 4.1 APG 48.2 FG%
Top Scorers
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PTS REB AST
0 FG% 0
0 3PT FG% 0
0 FT% 0
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Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
Bench
Bench PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
Starters
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
Starters
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
Bench
Bench PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB