NCAA Game Summary - UNC-Wilmington vs Drexel
(Saturday, March 3)
Final Score: Drexel 59, UNC-Wilmington 47
Richmond, VA (Sports Network) - Chris Fouch scored 14 points to lead the Drexel Dragons to a 59-47 victory over the UNC-Wilmington Seahawks in quarterfinal round action of the Colonial Athletic Association Tournament at Richmond Coliseum.
The duo of Samme Givens and Frantz Massenat scored 11 points apiece to help pace the top-seeded Dragons (26-5), who claimed their 18th straight victory. Damion Lee chipped in 10 points as well, while Daryl McCoy finished with a game-high 10 rebounds.
Donte Morales scored 13 points and grabbed nine boards to lead the way for the ninth-seeded Seahawks (10-21), while Tanner Milson and Keith Rendleman tallied 11 and 10 points, respectively.
The Dragons shot at an underwhelming 40.7-percent clip that included just 2- of-12 from long range during the opening stanza, yet still managed to take a 27-22 lead into the break.
Drexel opened the second frame with an 8-3 run and never looked back, limiting the Seahawks to a paltry 26.9 percent from the field en route to the 12-point win.
The Dragons will face the fourth-seed Old Dominion on Sunday in the semifinals.
03/03 17:39:18 ET