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Rodney Williams makes much-needed return to Drexel

John Watts (@mrwatts007) – Drexel welcomed back one of its leaders in Rodney Williams on Wednesday night, and the sophomore forward’s presence certainly played a part in a 65-60 Drexel win over CAA preseason favorite Northeastern. Williams had been out due … Continue reading

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Damion Lee leads Drexel to second half comeback

Garrett Miley (@GWMiley) – A double figure second half comeback, sparked by Sammy Mojica and finished by Damion Lee, led Drexel to a 65-60 win over Northeastern. Down by ten points early in the second half, Drexel began mounting a … Continue reading

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City 6 (and more) NBA Stock Watch

Josh Verlin (@jmverlin) & Garrett Miley (@GWMiley) – The recent success of Langston Galloway with the New York Knicks got us thinking about which current area college player could be the next one up to make an impact in the … Continue reading

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Miles Overton headed home; Wake Forest transfer now at Drexel

Josh Verlin (@jmverlin) – When Miles Overton announced that he was leaving Wake Forest in December, he said it was because he wanted to come closer to home. That promise came true, as it turns out the Philly native and … Continue reading

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Drexel outlasts College of Charleston, 53-51

Tom Reifsnyder (@tom_reifsnyder) – Both losers of three of their last four games, Drexel and College of Charleston came into Saturday’s game with something to prove. The Cougars entered the game in dead last of the Colonial Athletic Association standings, right behind … Continue reading

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Drexel survives rival Delaware 66-62

Teddy Bailey (@TheTeddyBailey) — When Austin Williams fouled out with 12:17 to play in the second half, things weren’t looking so great for the Drexel Dragons. With Bruiser Flint’s bunch entering Saturday’s CAA rivalry game against Delaware with just eight … Continue reading

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Drexel goes ice-cold in 54-35 loss to James Madison

Josh Verlin (@jmverlin) – Drexel’s offense left head coach Bruiser Flint speechless on Thursday night. And not in a good way. The lid on the bucket absolutely slammed shut on Drexel, who made less than 25 percent of its shots in … Continue reading

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Thornton, William & Mary blast Drexel 73-47

Josh Verlin (@jmverlin) – With his young Drexel team down five at the half, Dragons coach Bruiser Flint warned that things could get ugly if they didn’t settle down. An older group might have been able to regain its composure … Continue reading

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Bryant’s career day powers Elon past Drexel, 77-67

Josh Verlin (@jmverlin) – Elijah Bryant continued a strong freshman season as Elon won its Colonial Athletic Association debut, taking down Drexel 77-67 at the Daskalakis Athletic Center on Saturday evening. Bryant set a new career high with a game-high … Continue reading

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Iona’s offense too much for Drexel, Dragons fall 81-62

Ari Rosenfeld (@realA_rosenfeld) – Tavon Allen knocked down a corner three to cut the Iona lead to a dozen with under five minutes remaining in the second half. Seconds later, Iona’s Kelvin Amayo was already on the other end of the … Continue reading

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Penn State survives late Drexel run, 73-68, in Allentown

Jack Fritz (@Jack_Fritz34) – ALLENTOWN, Pa.–Penn State used some hot 3-point shooting and rode leading scorer D.J Newbill once again down the stretch to power past Drexel, 73-68. It was the ninth win in a row for the Nittany Lions (11-1), … Continue reading

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La Salle defeats Drexel, 65-55

Aron Minkoff (@AronMinkoff) — La Salle put an end to a rough four game losing streak with a decisive 65-55 victory over Drexel, marking the Explorers’ first win since defeating St. Francis-Brooklyn on November 25. La Salle was in control the … Continue reading

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Kerr drops 27 points as USciences shocks Drexel 54-52

Josh Verlin (@jmverlin) – Wanting another home game on its schedule but unable to find a Division I opponent willing to come to the DAC, Drexel scheduled neighbor University of the Sciences, a Division II program, somewhat last-minute this October. … Continue reading

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Drexel rolls over Southern Miss, Lee shows impact without scoring

Jeff McDevitt (@JeffMcDev) – Scorers like Drexel junior guard Damion Lee do not always have to put the ball in the hoop to affect the game. Many times, sharpshooters like Lee draw so much attention coming off screens and moving off … Continue reading

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Tipping Off: Sunday, November 30

CoBL Staff (@hooplove215) – Welcome to Tipping Off, CoBL’s daily hub where you can get all the information on today’s games while also catching up on the action from the previous day as well as various other things going on … Continue reading

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Drexel picks up first win, outlasts Cornell, 61-59

Tom Reifsnyder (@tom_reifsnyder) – The Drexel Dragons are winless no longer. Drexel picked up its first win of the 2014-15 season, defeating Cornell in a tight contest, 61-59, earlier this afternoon at the Charleston Classic in Charleston, S.C. Coming off a tough … Continue reading

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Drexel solves offensive woes but falls to Southern Cal, 72-70

Josh Verlin (@jmverlin) – Four games into the season, Drexel’s offense finally showed up. The team that had managed not to score 50 points in each of its first three games hit its first seven shots against Southern California, but … Continue reading

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Drexel falls to Miami, 66-46, in Charleston Classic opener

Josh Verlin (@jmverlin) – CHARLESTON, S.C.–Drexel’s offensive woes have followed them team all over the country, from Colorado to Philadelphia and now down to the Charleston Classic. The Dragons have failed to break the 50-point mark in each of their … Continue reading

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Drexel’s Austin Williams to miss 6-8 weeks

Jeff Neiburg (@Jeff_Neiburg) – It was clear that something wasn’t right with Drexel freshman forward Austin Williams when he appeared on the Dragons bench for Monday night’s City 6 matchup with St. Joseph’s in street clothes and a walking boot on his left … Continue reading

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Saint Joseph’s toughs out 52-49 win over Drexel

Josh Verlin (@jmverlin) – With so much youth and inexperience on his squad, Saint Joseph’s head coach Phil Martelli has to be okay with winning ugly. And that’s exactly what his Hawks did on Monday night, taking down Drexel 52-49 … Continue reading

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Drexel falls in opener to Colorado

Aron Minkoff (@AronMinkoff) – An injury-plagued Drexel wasn’t able to overcome their shorthanded roster on the road, dropping their season opener at Colorado 65-48. The Dragons were led by junior guards Tavon Allen and Damion Lee who contributed 16 and 12 … Continue reading

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Drexel sophomore Major Canady to miss 2014-15 season

Josh Verlin (@jmverlin) – Drexel’s injury bug continues to bite. The school announced Friday–two weeks before the start of the 2014-15 season–that sophomore guard Major Canady will miss the year thanks to a right ankle injury suffered in practice this week … Continue reading

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2014-15 Colonial Athletic Association season primer

Josh Verlin (@jmverlin) – (Ed. Note: This article is part of CoBL’s 2014-15 College Season Preview, which will run from October 3-November 14, the first day of games. For the complete rundown, click here) The word for the Colonial Athletic … Continue reading

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Damion Lee brings newfound coach’s mentality to the court

Josh Verlin (@jmverlin) – (Ed. Note: This article is part of CoBL’s 2014-15 College Season Preview, which will run from October 3-November 14, the first day of games. For the complete rundown, click here) Like most of the 350-plus Division … Continue reading

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Drexel’s Tavon Allen giving up an old habit

Jack Goodwillie (@JackGoodwillie) – (Ed. Note: This article is part of CoBL’s 2014-15 College Season Preview, which will run from October 3-November 14, the first day of games. For the complete rundown, click here) For many, old habits always seem … Continue reading

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