Delaware guard Devon Saddler is headed to the NCAA tournament. A few years from now, the kid just might find himself working as a basketball coach.
After going 16-13 during the regular season, the Drexel Dragons are getting ready for the Colonial Athletic Association Tournament. The #4 seed, the Dragons will open play on Saturday afternoon against #5 Northeastern.
Northeastern rallied in the final 15 seconds to edge Drexel 54-52 in a bid to improve their seeding for the Colonial Athletic Association tournament.
Tavon Allen scored a career-high 25 as Drexel knocked off Colonial Athletic Conference leader Delaware 69-65 on Sunday.
Chris Fouch scored 26 points as Drexel defeated James Madison 78-60 on Saturday.
William & Mary hit a 3-pointer at the buzzer to get past Drexel 68-66 Sunday.
Frantz Massenat scored a career-high 30 points as Drexel staged a 30-point turnaround to defeat UNC Wilmington 79-63 on Saturday.
Frantz Massenat scored a career-high 27 points to lead Drexel to a 93-88 victory over Northeastern in double overtime Saturday.
Chris Fouch scored 15 points to help Drexel hold off St. Francis, 59-49 in a battle of Pennsylvania rivals Sunday.
John Robertson led the rally on Saturday as Villanova beat Delaware 35-34 at PPL Park.
Hopes for the 2012-13 season were very high for Drexel. Coming off a 29-win season in 2011-12 with most of the squad back, the Dragons were picked to win the Colonial Athletic Association. But Drexel started slow with two straight heartbreaking, overtime losses, and never found their pace.
Another tough CAA match-up is on tap for Delaware on Saturday as they travel to Maine to visit the #23 Black Bears on Saturday.
Delaware went 3-1 during the non-conference portion of its schedule, and now the Blue Hens are preparing to begin Colonial Athletic Association action.
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Devon Saddler lead Delaware to a 62-57 win over Hofstra on Saturday in the quarterfinals of the Colonial Athletic Association tournament.