NCAA Game Summary - Drexel vs. Winthrop
(Monday, November 21st)
Final Score: Drexel 68, Winthrop 45
St. Thomas, VI (Sports Network) - Frantz Massenat scored a career-high 23 points to lift Drexel over Winthrop, 68-45, at the Paradise Jam.
Samme Givens and Derrick Thomas each contributed 12 points, while Dartaye Ruffin dropped in 10 for the Dragons (2-2).
Andre Jones scored 18 points for Winthrop (0-5) and was the only member of the Eagles to record double digits.
The game was never in question from the start, as Drexel opened the action with a 14-1 run that included three shots from beyond the arc -- two by Damion Lee -- to take a convincing lead.
The Dragons' advantage stretched to as much as 29-12 with less than seven minutes left in the first half, but Winthrop fought back with a 10-2 run down the stretch to make it a 31-22 game at the break.
But Drexel opened the second half with an 8-2 run and never led by fewer than 11 points while holding the Eagles to 37 percent shooting for the game.
11/21 15:08:16 ET