NCAA Game Summary - Drexel at Hofstra
(Wednesday, January 23)
Final Score: Drexel 55, Hofstra 52
Hempstead, NY (Sports Network) - A Frantz Massenat 50-foot 3-pointer at the buzzer lifted the Drexel Dragons to a thrilling 55-52 win over the Hofstra Pride in Colonial Athletic Association play at Mack Sports Complex.
Massenat recorded 14 points and five rebounds for the Dragons (7-11, 3-3 CAA) in the stunning victory. Damion Lee also scored 14 points as Drexel won for the second time in as many games.
For the Pride (5-14, 2-4), Taran Buie tied his career-high with 29 points, but was the only player in double figures as Hofstra had its losing streak extended to three games.
Hofstra shot 38.3 percent from the floor in the first half, while Drexel made only 37.9 percent of its field goals. Drexel was a perfect 4-of-4 at the free- throw line, en route to a 28-25 advantage at the break.
Both teams scored 27 points in the second half, with the long-distance conversion by Massenat providing the visitors with the victory.
The Dragons made 9-of-11 at the foul line and their bench outscored the reserves for the Pride, 20-0.
01/24 00:11:41 ET