A major key to Drexel’s success this season patrols the low post – senior forward Dartaye Ruffin.
Drexel coach Bruiser Flint was all smiles despite a 72-67 loss to No. 22 UCLA.
Northeastern pulled away from Colonial Athletic Association foe Drexel 59-52 Saturday.
Frantz Massenat scored 19 points to lead Drexel to a 59-48 victory over William & Mary Saturday.
Damion Lee scored 13 of his 21 points in the second half as Drexel rallied for a 64-57 nonconference victory over Princeton on Saturday.
Dartaye Ruffin and freshman Tavon Allen scored 15 points apiece as Drexel edged Pennsylvania 61-59 Saturday.
Drexel led 59-51 with less than 5 minutes remaining, but Hofstra cut the lead to 61-60 with 1:17 to play. The Dragons responded with four free throws the rest of the way to seal the 65-60 win on Saturday.
College basketball season is about to start and the Drexel Dragons are hoping to make some noise in the CAA.