Scores

Final

Drexel 63

(5-6, 1-1 CAA)

Hofstra 56

(9-4, 1-1 CAA)

    2:00 PM ET, January 3, 2009

    Mack Sports Complex, Hempstead, New York

    1 2 T
    DREX 24 3963
    HOF 18 3856

    Top Performers

    Drexel: S. Rodgers 25 Pts, 6 Reb, 4 Ast, 1 Stl

    Hofstra: D. Johnson 10 Pts, 10 Reb, 3 Blk

    Drexel 63, Hofstra 56

    Associated Press

    HEMPSTEAD, N.Y. -- Scott Rodgers scored 25 points, Jamie Harris added 14 and Drexel beat Hofstra 63-56 on Saturday.

    Drexel (5-6, 1-1) led by 13 points late in the second half before Hofstra closed within 56-51 on a 3-pointer by Cornelius Vines with 1:15 left. Rodgers answered with a jumper late in the shot clock, and Harris hit two free throws moments later to seal it.

    Vines scored all 14 of his points in the second half for Hofstra (9-4, 1-1). Dane Johnson added his fourth career double-double with 10 points and 10 rebounds and Charlie Jenkins scored all 10 of his points in the second half.

    Hofstra shot 24 percent from the field in the first half, putting the Pride in a big early hole.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    DREX
    HOF
    Points 63 56
    FG Made-Attempted 20-54 (.370) 23-61 (.377)
    3P Made-Attempted 4-20 (.200) 3-10 (.300)
    FT Made-Attempted 19-26 (.731) 7-11 (.636)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 16 (0/0) 23 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 13 0

    2008-09 Season

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