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Drexel shuts down St. Francis 57-35

Dec 13, 2009 - 9:11 PM PHILADELPHIA(AP) -- Samme Givens had a career-high 24 points and 16 rebounds as Drexel routed St. Francis (Pa.) 57-35 on Sunday.

In his first start of the season, Givens was 9-for-11 from the field and the Dragons (5-5) shot 40 percent for the game (22-for-55).

It was the lowest point total allowed by the Dragons since a 73-37 win over Florida Gulf Coast in the 2006 season opener. The Dragons led 25-9 at halftime, the lowest total allowed in a half in school history.

The Dragons, who have won two straight, built their largest lead at 45-19 with 8:38 to play in the game on a layup by Jamie Harris, who had nine points. The Dragons led by at least 20 points for the final 13 minutes.

The Red Flash (3-6) shot only 26.9 percent (14-for-52) from the field and missed all 13 of their 3-point attempts.

Devin Sweetney led the Red Flash with 15 points and seven rebounds.








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