PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Frank Elegar scored 24 points and had 14 rebounds to lead Drexel to an 86-70 victory over Navy on Sunday.
Tramayne Hawthorne added 19 points for the Dragons (2-0), who started 2-0 for the third straight year. Chris Harris scored 16 points for the Midshipmen (1-1) and leading scorer Greg Sprink had 13 points.
Navy struggled in shooting for most of the game, going just 11-of-36 (31 percent) in the first half and 26-of-71 (36 percent) overall.
Drexel scored ten straight points during a 21-5 run in the first half to take a 35-17 lead on the way to a 49-29 halftime margin.
The teams traded baskets for most of the second half and Kaleo Kina's layup with 3:36 remaining made it 77-69, but Navy came no closer as Drexel used free throws to pull away in the final minutes.