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Drexel 77, Delaware 62

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Scott Rodgers scored a career-high 21 points to lead four players in double figures as Drexel defeated Delaware 77-62 on Saturday.

Frank Elegar scored 19 points, Bashir Mason 15 and Dominick Mejia 11 for the Dragons (19-6, 11-4 Colonial Athletic Association).

Mejia's 3-pointer with 5:38 remaining capped a 12-2 run that gave Drexel a 64-51 lead.

Sam McMahon scored a career-best 27 points to lead Delaware (5-21, 3-12). Herb Courtney added 10 points for the Blue Hens.

The Dragons held a 31-27 lead at the half and never trailed in the second half. Drexel converted 13 Delaware turnovers into 28 points and didn't allow any fast-break points. Rodgers scored eight of his points on the fast break.

Delaware forged a tie at 32-all with 18:59 remaining on a free throw by Courtney. The Dragons countered with a 16-0 run for a 48-32 lead.

The Blue Hens scored 17 of the next 21 points, and Courtney's tip-in after a missed 3-pointer by McMahon cut the Dragons' lead to 52-49 with 10:01 remaining. But Delaware never got any closer.