Scores

Final

Drexel 62

(13-10, 9-5 CAA)

Northeastern 58

(16-8, 11-3 CAA)

    7:00 PM ET, February 11, 2009

    Matthews Arena, Boston, Massachusetts

    1 2 T
    DREX 15 4762
    NE 23 3558

    Top Performers

    Drexel: S. Rodgers 17 Pts, 6 Reb, 2 Ast, 1 Blk

    Northeastern: B. Bataille 19 Pts, 1 Reb

    Drexel 62, Northeastern 58

    Associated Press

    BOSTON -- Scott Rodgers scored 17 points, including 15 in the second half, to lead Drexel to a 62-58 come-from-behind win over Northeastern on Wednesday night.

    The Dragons (13-10, 9-5 Colonial Athletic Association) went on two big second-half runs. After trailing 31-18 with 17:20 remaining, Drexel scored 15 straight over the next five minutes to take a two-point lead. With the game tied at 42 with just over four minutes left, the Dragons went on a 17-6 run to take a 59-48 lead and put the game away.

    Northeastern (16-8, 11-3 CAA) made it close in the final seconds, but ran out of time. Baptiste Bataille led the Huskies with 19 points, while Matt Janning added 15.

    Jamie Harris scored 12 for the Dragons, and Samme Givens had 10 points and seven rebounds.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    DREX
    NE
    Points 62 58
    FG Made-Attempted 19-43 (.442) 15-39 (.385)
    3P Made-Attempted 1-7 (.143) 6-10 (.600)
    FT Made-Attempted 23-33 (.697) 22-30 (.733)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 24 (0/0) 23 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 11 13

    2008-09 Season

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