Drexel Rumors & News

  • Drexel guard Damion Lee to miss rest of season

    Philly.com "Drexel guard Damion Lee will miss the rest of the season after being diagnosed with a fracture in his right hand. The junior, who was averaging 21.4 points a game — fourth in the nation and tops in the Colonial Athletic — suffered the injury in Saturday’s overtime loss at Northeastern. He..." February 23

  • Drexel loses to Division II school, second D-I program to do so this year

    College Basketball Talk "Entering Thursday night, Division I programs were 226-0 at home against non-Division I opponents, with the only loss in 233 games between DI school and non-DI opponents being Rice’s loss at Alaska-Anchorage in the Great Alaska Shootout. That all changed, however, as the University of the..." December 05

  • Drexel loses Major Canady for season with injury

    CSN Philly "Bruiser Flint and the Drexel Dragons cannot catch a break. For the third year in a row, Flint with be without one of his starters for the entire season. Sophomore Major Canady, who was expected to start at point guard, will miss the 2014-15 season with an ankle injury, the school announced..." November 01

  • Drexel’s Damion Lee yet to return to action nine months after ACL injruy

    College Basketball Talk "Damion Lee was the best player on a Drexel team that was destined to make noise in March when he tore his ACL against Arizona last November. It was a devastating blow for the Dragons at the time, as Lee was the most talented player on a roster that included a senior back court of Chris Fouch..." August 13

  • Judge rules against NCAA in revolutionary O'Bannon case

    ESPN.com "In a landmark decision, a federal judge ruled Friday that the NCAA is in violation of the nation's antitrust laws by restricting the compensation that major college football and men's basketball student-athletes can receive for use of their names, images and likenesses. U.S. District Court..." August 08

  • Drexel adds fifth-year transfer in UCLA's Derboghosian

    City of Basketball Love "Drexel has completed its 2014-15 roster with the addition of a fifth-year transfer, UCLA’s Sooren Derboghosian. The 6-foot-10, 255-pound Iranian native committed to the Dragons on Saturday, where he’ll be immediately eligible as a fifth-year transfer who’s completed his undergraduate..." June 14

  • Drexel's senior class wanted more from last season

    Philly.com "His ribs were sore, and his heart was broken, but Drexel sixth-year senior guard Chris Fouch could still appreciate a stellar performance that capped a magnificent career. Fouch scored a game-high 30 points in Drexel's 90-81 loss to Northeastern in a Colonial Athletic Association quarterfinal..." March 11

  • Allen giving Drexel a boost

    Philly.com "It has taken longer than he expected, but Tavon Allen is back providing instant offense for Drexel. The 6-foot-7 sophomore, who is averaging 12.7 points, was enjoying a solid season until he suffered an ankle injury on Jan. 11 in a 93-88 double overtime win over Northeastern. He missed two..." February 26

  • Drexel's Abif done for season with broken hand

    Philly.com "DREXEL JUNIOR forward Kazembe Abif will miss the rest of the season after breaking his left hand in practice. The school said he was hurt Thurday and will have surgery next week. Abif missed five games in January with a sprained knee, but returned to the staring lineup on Jan. 25 against..." February 08

  • Philly teams on outside, looking in

    Philly.com "Even with Selection Sunday five weeks away, there's never a bad time to check two popular mock brackets to see where our locals stand. Sadly, unless someone in the group makes a spectacular run through a conference tournament (or in Penn's case, sweep the Ivy League and hope for Harvard to fall),..." February 08

  • Hofstra hangs tough before falling to Drexel

    Newsday "Hofstra had a shot, which is more than could be said of the last game. Coming off a rout at Towson, the Pride hung right with Drexel and even led by five points in the second half. But Dragons senior guard Frantz Massenat made all the plays down the stretch in a monstrous game and Hofstra..." January 31

  • Drexel rallies to beat UNC Wilmington

    Philly.com "Drexel coach Bruiser Flint was sure Freddie Wilson had a big game in him. He just wasn't sure when Wilson would produce it. Saturday turned out to be the perfect time. With Drexel having only nine available players, Wilson used an explosive second half to put up a career-high 16 points,..." January 19