Scores

Final

Drexel 79

(10-7, 2-2 CAA)

UNC-Wilmington 63

(6-14, 0-5 CAA)

    2:00 PM ET, January 18, 2014

    Trask Coliseum, Wilmington, North Carolina

    1 2 T
    DREX 27 5279
    UNCW 40 2363

    Top Performers

    Drexel: F. Massenat 30 Pts, 2 Reb, 8 Ast, 1 Stl

    Unc Wilmington: C. Dixon 13 Pts, 3 Reb, 2 Ast, 2 Stl

    Drexel rallies to beat UNCW 79-63

    Associated Press

    WILMINGTON, N.C. -- Frantz Massenat scored a career-high 30 points and Freddie Wilson scored all 16 of his points in the second half as Drexel staged a 30-point turnaround to defeat UNC Wilmington 79-63 on Saturday.

    The Dragons (10-7, 2-2 Colonial Athletic Association) were down 14 just before halftime. They first caught the Seahawks (6-14, 0-5) with 11:47 remaining after Wilson scored six straight points. Wilson put Drexel up for good at 53-51 with a basket with 8:39 left. From there, the Dragons outscored the Seahawks 26-12.

    Chris Fouch finished with 14 points for the Dragons, who hit 16 of 24 shots in the second half (66.7 percent) plus 16 of 18 free throws.

    Drexel came in averaging nine turnovers, third-best in the nation, but had seven in the first half. They had just two in the second half.

    Craig Ponder scored a season-high 16 points for UNCW, which has lost nine straight.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    DREX
    UNCW
    Points 79 63
    FG Made-Attempted 26-45 (.578) 23-52 (.442)
    3P Made-Attempted 6-13 (.462) 4-15 (.267)
    FT Made-Attempted 21-27 (.778) 13-24 (.542)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 19 (0/0) 20 (0/0)

    2013-14 Season

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