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Final

Kent State 66

(17-9, 8-3 MAC)

Drexel 73

(18-9, 9-7 CAA)

    Coverage: ESPNU/WatchESPN

    9:00 PM ET, February 18, 2011

    Daskalakis Athletic Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

    1 2 T
    KENT 30 3666
    DREX 42 3173

    Top Performers

    Kent State: C. Guyton 17 Pts, 7 Reb, 2 Ast, 2 Stl

    Drexel: S. Givens 17 Pts, 15 Reb, 2 Ast, 1 Stl

    Drexel 73, Kent St. 66

    Associated Press

    PHILADELPHIA -- Samme Givens had his ninth double-double of the season and Drexel held off Kent State 73-66 on Friday night.

    Givens scored 17 points and grabbed 15 rebounds for the Dragons (18-9). Drexel's Chris Fouch added 15 points, Gerald Colds scored 13, Derrick Thomas had 12 and Dartaye Ruffin 10.

    The lead changed hands five times in the first half before Drexel took the lead for good with a 16-0 run for a 38-23 lead at the 2:08 mark of the first half. Drexel led by at least seven points the entire second half.

    Drexel held Kent State (17-9) to 35.9 percent shooting (23 of 64) and outrebounded the Golden Flashes 49-39.

    Carlton Guyton scored 17 points to lead Kent State, which has lost two straight since having a six-game winning streak snapped. Michael Porrini added 12 points, Justin Greene had 11 points and a season-high 15 rebounds, and Randal Holt added 11 points.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    KENT
    DREX
    Points 66 73
    FG Made-Attempted 23-64 (.359) 26-59 (.441)
    3P Made-Attempted 4-18 (.222) 5-19 (.263)
    FT Made-Attempted 16-27 (.593) 16-25 (.640)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 25 (0/0) 23 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 2 15

    2010-11 Season

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