Tag Archives: Frantz Massenat

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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2014-15 Season Primer: Drexel Dragons

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) 2014-15 Drexel Dragons Season Primer Coach: … Continue reading

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Drexel’s Lee working back from ACL injury

Patrick Paul (@P_Paul20) – It was supposed to be a big year for Drexel’s Damion Lee. The 6-foot-6 wing was coming off a breakout sophomore season in which he led the team with 17.1 ppg, earning Second Team All-CAA honors, and … Continue reading

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Massenat waiting for pro opportunity to arise

Josh Verlin (@jmverlin) – The writing had been on the wall for Frantz Massenat and Drexel’s 2013-14 season well before it actually ended. A promising year had been derailed by injuries–first it was star wing Damion Lee who went down … Continue reading

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2013-14 CoBL Division I Awards

What. A. Season. Of the 10 teams that make up CoBL’s primary Division I coverage (Delaware, Drexel, La Salle, Lafayette, Lehigh, Penn, Penn State, Saint Joseph’s, Temple and Villanova), two won their league tournament titles. A third set the school … Continue reading

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Eatherton not fazed by second team, has Huskies rolling

Jeff Neiburg (@Jeff_Neiburg) – On Thursday night when the Colonial Athletic Association’s awards banquet took place and five players were named to the All-CAA First Team, there appeared to be a mistake. Northeastern junior forward Scott Eatherton had to have … Continue reading

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Drexel, Delaware players honored at CAA awards banquet

Josh Verlin (@jmverlin) – The arrival of the college basketball postseason means it’s also the time for conference awards. Both Drexel and Delaware did well at the Colonial Athletic Association banquet on Thursday night, with each team having a trio … Continue reading

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Special senior class made Drexel a better program

Josh Verlin (@jmverlin) – There was something different about Drexel’s senior night this year. Part of it was because of the sheer size of the class, with six letterwinners taking the court surrounded by friends and family in the pregame … Continue reading

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Massenat, Fouch lead the way in Senior Night win

Josh Verlin (@jmverlin) – With 4.8 seconds left in Drexel’s game against Charleston, Bruiser Flint pulled his two senior guards out of the game. First came Chris Fouch, in his second Senior Night after an injury wiped out most of what would have … Continue reading

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CoBL Notebook: Drexel/Delaware

Jeff Neiburg (@Jeff_Neiburg) – Drexel marched into Newark, Del. in search of a road victory over the Colonial Athletic Association’s No. 1 team. Behind Tavon Allen‘s career-high 25 points, they did exactly that – spoiling Delaware’s senior day in doing so. … Continue reading

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Allen, Drexel ruin Delaware’s senior day, 69-65

Josh Verlin (@jmverlin) – It was supposed to be Delaware’s special day. A sold-out crowd at the Bob Carpenter Center came to celebrate a special Blue Hens senior class, led by arguably the best player in school history. They were … Continue reading

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Massenat leads the way as Drexel downs Hofstra

Josh Verlin (@jmverlin) – Even though he’s only been coaching in the Colonial Athletic Association for one a matter of months, Joe Mihalich can’t wait to see Frantz Massenat graduate. Drexel’s talented senior point guard has been nothing but a … Continue reading

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Free throw shooting costs Drexel in loss at Charleston

Josh Verlin (@jmverlin) – Even when they weren’t challenged Drexel couldn’t put the ball through the bucket. They had issues against the Charleston defense on Thursday night, shooting just over 32 percent from the floor. But even without a Cougar … Continue reading

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Second half defense powers Drexel over JMU, 78-60

Ben Feld (@bfeldo) – For Drexel, the bad news just kept rolling in. On the eve of their matinee with James Madison, the team received word that junior forward Kazembe Abif would miss the remainder of the season with a … Continue reading

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Towson tops Drexel behind Benimon’s second half

Jeff Neiburg (@Jeff_Neiburg) – Drexel had trouble stopping him in its first matchup with Towson. And the same thing happened on Saturday, at least in the final 20 minutes. Senior forward Jerrelle Benimon exploded for 20 second half points, en route … Continue reading

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Massenat’s career-high leads Drexel to tough road win

Ben Feld (@bfeldo) – On the heels of a last-second home loss, Drexel used a career-high 32 points from Frantz Massenat to escape with a much-needed win, 77-74, on the road at Hofstra. This was the second time in his … Continue reading

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Thornton’s buzzer-beater sinks Drexel

Andrew Koob (@AndrewKoob) – With the clock running down and the Tribe facing a one-point deficit, it wasn’t a secret who they would turn to in crunch time. Guard Chris Fouch drove to the lane and hit a running layup … Continue reading

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Towson uses Benimon’s big night to down Drexel, 80-68

Andrew Albert (@AndrewJAlbert01) – When Drexel took the floor in what should have been a battle to see who was best in the CAA, they did not look like the same team from the beginning of the season. That is because … Continue reading

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Fouch, Massenat power Drexel to double OT win

Ben Feld (@bfeldo) – It would be another multiple overtime game for the wounded Drexel Dragons (9-6, 1-1), but they found a way, some way, to pull out a thrilling double-overtime win over Northeastern, 93-88. Entering the game with the … Continue reading

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Drexel overpowered by Southern Miss, falls 66-49

Ben Feld (@bfeldo) — Drexel (8-5) trailed by only three points at halftime before coming out ice cold in the second half and falling short in a lopsided affair as Southern Miss (13-2) routed the Dragons 66-49. Drexel shot just … Continue reading

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Drexel Preview: Southern Mississippi (Jan. 3)

Lee Kunkel (@Kunkel5) – Drexel (8-4) at Southern Miss (12-2) When: Friday January 3rd, 8pm Where: Reed Green Coliseum, Hattiesburg, Mississippi KenPom: Drexel 83, Southern Miss 67 In a sentence: The Drexel Dragons wrap up non-conference play against a very good Southern Miss team … Continue reading

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Buffalo Bulls sneak past Drexel Dragons 55-52

Rich McIntosh (@richiemcintosh) – On an afternoon where neither team could score effectively for much of the game, the Buffalo Bulls ended up coming out ahead with a 55-52 victory over the Drexel Dragons after making seven of their last … Continue reading

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Drexel Preview: Buffalo (Dec. 29)

Rich McIntosh (@richiemcintosh) — Drexel (8-3) vs. Buffalo (5-4) When: Sunday, December 29, 2 PM Where: Daskalakis Athletic Center, Philadelphia, PA RPI: Drexel 60, Buffalo 210 KenPom: Drexel 71, Buffalo 178 In a sentence… Drexel is looking to build some momentum … Continue reading

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Drexel survives challenge from St. Francis, wins 59-49

Josh Verlin (@jmverlin) – Drexel fought off a challenge from St. Francis (Pa.), emerging with a 59-49 victory at the Daskalakis Athletic Center on Sunday afternoon. Chris Fouch had 15 points and Frantz Massenat added 13 points to lead the … Continue reading

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Saint Joseph’s dominates second half in 75-55 win over Drexel

Josh Verlin (@jmverlin) – As an alumus of Saint Joseph’s University, Drexel coach Bruiser Flint is happy to see SJU forward Halil Kanacevic play well almost every game of the year. Except the one where the Hawks are playing his Dragons. A career night … Continue reading

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