Drexel-UNCW Notebook: Massenat’s career milestone


Frantz Massenat Drexel UNCW

By KEVIN ROSSI Philahoops Staff @kevin_rossi PHILADELPHIA — For four years, Frantz Massenat has been the key piece to Drexel’s success on the basketball court. Against UNC Wilmington the 6-foot-4 senior point guard reached a milestone that solidifies his name among the best to ever suit up in the Blue and Gold. With his two free […]

Saturday Preview: Dragons travel south


Frantz Massenat Drexel Towson

What: Drexel Dragons (9-7, CAA: 1-2) at UNC Wilmington Seahawks (6-13, CAA: 0-4) When: 2 p.m., Saturday Where: Trask Coliseum TV/Radio: uncwsports.com/drexeldragons.com – By KEVIN ROSSI Philahoops Staff @kevin_rossi Coming into the season, Drexel’s upcoming matchup with UNC Wilmington looked to be your prototypical trap game. UNC Wilmington was picked to finish eighth in the […]

Tuesday Preview: Drexel hurt but optimistic


Frantz Massenat Drexel Northeastern

What: Drexel Dragons (9-6, CAA: 1-1) versus Towson Tigers (10-6, CAA: 1-0) When: 7 p.m., Tuesday Where: Daskalakis Athletic Center TV/Radio: TCN/drexeldragons.com – By KEVIN ROSSI Philahoops Staff @kevin_rossi A little over two years ago, Towson scored 27 points in a Division-I college basketball game against Drexel. And Jerrelle Benimon could only watch. Benimon was […]

Saturday Preview: Dragons battling injury bug


Bah Pantovic Drexel

What: Drexel Dragons (8-6, CAA: 0-1) at Northeastern Huskies (4-11, CAA: 1-0) When: 2 p.m., Saturday Where: Daskalakis Athletic Center TV/Radio: TCN/drexeldragons.com – By KEVIN ROSSI Philahoops Staff @kevin_rossi Quickly, and before you could even blink an eye, the Dragons are losing their fire. Drexel has dropped three straight games, including four of their last […]

W&M 85, Drexel 73: Dragons drop CAA opener


Dartaye Ruffin grabs a rebound. (Laurie Dougherty/Philahoops)

By KEVIN ROSSI Philahoops Staff @kevin_rossi The “preseason” is over and conference play has begun, but Drexel’s defense must have missed the flight home from Southern Mississippi as the Dragons dropped their CAA opener on the road at William & Mary by a score of 85-73. The 85 points are the most the Dragons have […]

Wednesday Preview: Drexel opens CAA play


Tavon Allen drives past St Francis' Dom Major (Laurie Dougherty/Philahoops)

What: Drexel Dragons (8-5, CAA: 0-0) at William & Mary Tribe (8-5, CAA: 0-0) When: 7 p.m., Wednesday Where: Kaplan Arena, Williamsburg, Va. TV/Radio: tribeathletics.com/drexeldragons.com – By KEVIN ROSSI Philahoops Staff @kevin_rossi The nonconference schedule has come and gone – or as Drexel head coach Bruiser Flint calls it, “the preseason.” Now, it is time […]

Friday Preview: Drexel opens 2014 at Southern Miss.


Forward Kazembe Abif elevates to shoot against St Francis' Ben Millaud-Meunier (Laurie Dougherty/Philahoops)

What: Drexel Dragons (8-4) at Southern Mississippi Golden Eagles (12-2) When: 8 p.m., Friday Where: Reed Green Coliseum TV/Radio: southernmiss.com/drexeldragons.com – By KEVIN ROSSI Philahoops Staff @kevin_rossi It is not much of a secret that Drexel is a guard-oriented team on offense. We knew that before the season began and we know that today. The […]