William & Mary
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.
William & Mary hit a 3-pointer at the buzzer to get past Drexel 68-66 Sunday.
The Dragons (8-6, 0-1) came within seven on a pair of Tavon Allen free throws with under two minutes to play before Thornton finished out the scoring with a 3-pointer and two from the line for the Tribe.
Devon Saddler scored in double figures for the 27th consecutive game dating back to last season as Delaware downed William & Mary 66-56 Wednesday night in Colonial Athletic Association action.
Frantz Massenat scored 19 points to lead Drexel to a 59-48 victory over William & Mary Saturday.
William & Mary held off Penn 34-28 on Saturday.
Delaware sits at 4-2 on the season after last week’s 21-0 smothering of William & Mary.
Delaware is as high as #11 in the country, while William and Mary is ranked ninth in 1-AA or FCS.
Jonathan Grimes scored two touchdowns and Drake Kuhn kicked two late field goals as William & Mary edged Villanova 20-16 on Saturday.
“They’re not averaging a lot of points yet,” Coach Andy Talley says of William & Mary, “but they have the best defense in the league and it’s been a game that’s always been a rough one for us.”