It is a second straight road game for the Delaware Blue Hens on Saturday as they visit the #7 Towson Tigers.
The Villanova Wildcats are now ranked 15th in the country in FCS. They have recovered from an 0-2 start to win three straight games, but they will face a very big challenge on Saturday as they visit a Towson ranked as high as #2 in the polls.
Jerome Hairston scored 20 points and Jerrelle Benimon had 19 points and 10 rebounds as Towson edged Drexel 72-71 Saturday for its 16th victory, its most since the 1995-96 season.
Jerrelle Benimon had 21 points and 12 rebounds as Towson won its third straight game with a wire-to-wire 85-65 victory over Delaware on Wednesday night, sweeping the season series.
Drexel will look to go 2-0 in league play on Saturday when they host Towson at the DAC
The Delaware Blue Hens will bring a 5-3 record into Saturday’s game as they host a very talented Towson squad in Colonial Athletic Association action.
Drexel picked up its first CAA win of the season on Wednesday night as they dismissed Towson 60-27. The 27 points set a school record at the Division I level for fewest points allowed. It was also the fewest points ever given up in a Colonial Athletic Association game.
Andrew Pierce rushed for 158 yards and three touchdowns as Delaware held on through a scoreless fourth quarter to upset Towson 35-30 Saturday night in Colonial Athletic Association action.
After an 18-win regular season, the Drexel Dragons are the #6 seed in the CAA Tournament which begins Thursday in Upper Marlboro, Md.