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Drexel 61

(8-1, 1-0 CAA)

St Francis (PA) 57

(2-9, 0-2 NEC)

    1:00 PM ET, December 18, 2010

    DeGol Arena, Loretto, Pennsylvania

    1 2 T
    DREX 29 3261
    SFU 28 2957

    Top Performers

    Drexel: S. Givens 19 Pts, 16 Reb, 1 Ast, 2 Stl

    St. Francis U: A. Ervin 20 Pts, 1 Reb, 3 Ast

    Drexel 61, St. Francis, Pa. 57

    Associated Press

    LORETTO, Pa. -- Samme Givens scored 19 points and grabbed 16 rebounds as Drexel defeated St. Francis (Pa.) 61-59 on Saturday.

    Givens was 8 of 8 from the field as the Dragons (8-1) shot 46.3 percent for the game (19 of 41). It was the sixth straight win for Drexel, which came off a 52-46 victory over No. 20 Louisville on Dec. 14.

    The Dragons trailed 43-40 midway through the second half but went on a 16-6 run to pull away. Givens' layup gave Drexel a 56-49 lead with 2:58 to play.

    Drexel, which is outrebounding opponents by more than 14 a game, won the battle of the boards 36-22 and had 11 second-chance points against the Red Flash (2-9).

    Gerald Colds added 17 points and Chris Fouch had 10 for the Dragons.

    St. Francis was led by Anthony Ervin with 20 points. Chris Johnnson and Mislav Jukic chipped in 10 points apiece for the Red Flash.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    DREX
    SFU
    Points 61 57
    FG Made-Attempted 19-41 (.463) 22-47 (.468)
    3P Made-Attempted 3-13 (.231) 5-10 (.500)
    FT Made-Attempted 20-34 (.588) 8-12 (.667)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 16 (0/0) 26 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 6 3

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