Drexel 25 30 7 62
Kentst 23 32 11 66
Date of game: 11/9/2012

Recap: Kent State vs. Drexel

Kent, OH (Sports Network) - Bruiser Flint will stay at 199 wins as coach of the Drexel Dragons as they fell short to the Kent State Golden Flashes, 66-62, in overtime at the M.A.C. Center in the season opener.

Chris Evans came up big when it mattered for Kent State (1-0) as he scored 21 points, shooting 7-of-11 from the field and grabbing a team-high nine rebounds. Randal Holt scored 17 points and Bryson Pope added 10 off the bench in the victory.

For the Dragons (0-1), Chris Fouch put forth a valiant effort as he tallied a game-high 24 points as he knocked down 6-of-12 behind the three-point line. Both Damion Lee and Kazembe Abif added eight points each, the latter pulling down eight rebounds.

In the first half Drexel outscored Kent State 25-23 with both teams shooting under 36 percent from the field.

In the second half Kent State forced the game into overtime by outscoring Drexel in the second 32-30. With 31 seconds left in regulation Evans hit a jumper to tie the game at 55-55.

In the final minute of overtime, Evans made two free throws and then blocked a Dartaye Ruffin layup attempt. Holt was able to make four straight free throws as the Golden Flashes held on for a thrilling win.

Game Notes

Featured Partners
www.eastridgeretirementcenter.com
The newly modeled East Ridge Residence is a must see with its spacious comfortable apartments. Plus, 3 delicious meals daily, geriatric physician, home healthcare services and fun festive activities. Schedule your visit today!
www.ameripriseadvisors.com/james.m.scotchie
Together we can make a confident retirement possible. Simply click to get started with your private wealth advisor. Talk to Jimmy Scotchie, Certified Financial Planner.
www.comcast.com/cable-internet-packages.html
Get started at $79.99 a month for 12 months. Plus, get a $75 VISA® Prepaid card.
 
Supermarket Guru
From The Archives
Scenic City Roots
Through Irish Eyes
Brand News
Prime Mashup
What's Trending
Megan Wise Goes Outside
Stay Connected with WDEF News 12
 
Inergize Digital This site is hosted and managed by Inergize Digital.