Hofstra vs. Drexel: Recap, Stats, and Box Score

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Hofstra vs. Drexel: Recap, Stats, and Box Score
Hofstra 54
(6-21, 1-13 away)
Drexel 63
(11-15, 4-9 home)
Venue: Daskalakis Athletic Center
7:00PM ET / 4:00PM PT, February 18, 2013
Box Score
1st 2nd Final
Hofstra 23 31 54
Drexel 33 30 63
Top Performers
Points Rebounds Assists
Hofstra S Mejia 22 S Nwaukoni 12 S Mejia 4
Drexel D Lee 17 D McCoy 8 F Massenat 4

Drexel topped Hofstra 63-54 in CAA play on a night when they had only nine turnovers. With the win, the Dragons stay undefeated against Hofstra this season at 2-0. Damion Lee paced the Dragons and put up a team-high 17 points and six rebounds. Frantz Massenat also had a solid outing, scoring 16 points (4 Ast 3 Stl). For the Pride, Stevie Mejia finished with a game-high 22 points and six rebounds. Drexel (11-15, 7-7 CAA) takes on Delaware (13-13, 8-5 CAA) on Thursday, Feb. 21 on the road.

Drexel Game Notes

  • The last time Drexel started the season 11-15 was 1999.
  • Drexel has won 86 percent of the time this season (6-1) when opponents record 54 or fewer total points.
  • This season Drexel has won 71 percent of the time (5-2) when Damion Lee has six rebounds or more.
  • The Dragons set season highs for free throws made (21) and steals (12).
  • The last time Drexel recorded at least 12 steals was Dec 18, 2009 against Cal State Northridge.
  • This is the 12th game at home this season--Drexel has a -0.8 average scoring margin against opponents at home.
  • The top two scorers (Damion Lee and Frantz Massenat) accounted for 52.3 percent of the points.
  • The top two rebounders (Daryl McCoy and Damion Lee) accounted for 48.2 percent of the rebounds.
  • Damion Lee has led the team in scoring in 13 out of 26 games this season.
  • Daryl McCoy has led the team in rebounding in 16 out of 26 games this season.
  • Daryl McCoy had a career high with a 100 percent field goal percentage.
  • Derrick Thomas has six straight double-digit point games.
  • Frantz Massenat has five straight double-digit point games.

Hofstra Game Notes

  • This loss extended the Pride losing streak to three games.
  • Stephen Nwaukoni recorded a team season high in defensive rebounds with 12.
  • Stevie Mejia accounted for 40.7 percent of the team's points.
  • Stephen Nwaukoni accounted for 33.3 percent of the team's rebounds.
  • Stevie Mejia has led the team in scoring 10 times in 27 games this season.
  • Stephen Nwaukoni has led the team in rebounding 16 times in 27 games this season.
  • This marks the second 20-point game of Stevie Mejia's career.
  • Stevie Mejia has six straight double-digit point games.
  • Stevie Mejia set career highs with 22 points and seven field goals made.
  • Stephen Nwaukoni recorded the 11th double-digit rebound game of his career.
  • Stephen Nwaukoni set a career high with 12 defensive rebounds.
  • This was the fifth foul out of the season for Jordan Allen.
HOF PlayersMinsPtsRebAstStlBlkTO
AStevie Mejia382264107
C+S. Nwaukoni253122003
C+Taran Buie391311205
C+Moussa Kone22440100
CAdam Savion20310100
CDavid Imes15340001
CJordan Allen20600101
-Matt Grogan5000000
FDaquan Brown14010002
DREXEL PlayersMinsPtsRebAstStlBlkTO
ADamion Lee291761201
AFrantz Massenat291614301
BDerrick Thomas321132200
BDaryl McCoy37481111
C+Kazembe Abif13510000
CAquil Younger12321102
CTavon Allen18222101
C-Dartaye Ruffin24520203
-Goran Pantovic6000000

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