NCAA Game Summary - Drexel at Princeton
(Saturday, December 8)
Final Score: Drexel 64, Princeton 57
Princeton, NJ (Sports Network) - Damion Lee led all scorers with 21 points for the Drexel Dragons as they defeated the Princeton Tigers, 64-57, in a non- conference contest at Jading Gym.
Dartaye Ruffin added 12 points for the Dragons (3-6) as they snapped a two- game slide.
For the Tigers (3-5), Ian Hummer finished with 19 points, Clay Wilson scored 12 and Will Barrett chipped in with 10 points as the squad suffered a second loss in the last three outings.
Princeton was hot to start the contest, hitting on 57.7 percent of its field goal attempts, as they took a 32-25 advantage into the break. Drexel connected on just 40 percent from the field in the first half.
The Dragons turned it around in the second half, connecting on a sizzling 63.2 percent from the field. Shooting just 35 percent after halftime, the Tigers really struggled from long range, making only 3-of-13 from beyond the arc, allowing the Dragons to escape with the road victory.
Drexel had the edge on the boards, outrebounding Princeton 32-20. The difference in the game was at the free-throw line where the visitors outscored the Tigers by a 15-8 margin.
12/08 16:50:48 ET