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Drexel holds off Virginia Commonwealth 75-72

Jan 7, 2010 - 3:16 AM PHILADELPHIA(AP) -- Gerald Colds and Chris Fouch scored 19 points each as Drexel knocked off Virginia Commonwealth 75-72 on Wednesday night.

Colds hit a pair of free throws with 12 seconds left and Virginia Commonwealth's Joey Rodriguez missed a 3-pointer at the buzzer as the Dragons (8-8, 3-1 Colonial Athletic Association) defeated the defending conference champion.

Bradford Burgess scored 30 points for the Rams (9-4, 1-3), who have lost two straight games.

Virginia Commonwealth led early, but Drexel took a 42-36 halftime lead on Colds' free throw.

The Dragons didn't trail in the second half, and led by as many as nine points. The Rams used an 8-2 run to cut the lead to 73-71 and missed a chance to tie when Larry Sanders went 1-for-2 with 14 seconds left.

Jamie Harris scored 15 and Samme Givens had 14 for Drexel.

Sanders scored 15 and Brandon Rozzell added 10 for the Rams.








  • NCAA BB
    VA COMMONWEALTH 72
    DREXEL 75 FINAL

    Jan 6 9:10 PM
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    VCU 71, Drexel 73  2nd - 0:17Jan 6 9:01 PM
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    VCU 65, Drexel 71  2nd - 3:21Jan 6 8:54 PM


  • NCAA BB
    VA COMMONWEALTH 36
    DREXEL 42 HALFTIME

    Jan 6 8:02 PM