Thursday, July 2, 2015

Dragons win, earn 6th seed in CAA

HARRISONBURG, Va. - Samme Givens scored 19 of his 21 points in the second half as Drexel rallied from a 12-point deficit to beat James Madison, 67-64, in a Colonial Athletic Association game last night at the JMU Convocation Center.

Jamie Harris also scored in double figures for the Dragons (16-15, 11-7 CAA) with 10 points.

Pierre Curtis had a team-high 15 points for JMU (12-19, 4-14), which had three other players who scored in double figures.

It was the last game of the regular season.

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Drexel earned the sixth seed in the conference tournament, which will open Friday night in Richmond, Va. The Dragons will meet the 11th-seeded Dukes again, in the final game of the first round at 8:30 p.m.

They were able to pull away in the final 41 seconds last night by making 6 of 6 free throws.

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