Preseason NIT - Rutgers Falls 70-59 to Drexel - Recap
|Preseason NIT - Rutgers Falls 70-59 to Drexel - Recap|
Drexel grabbed a 70-59 win over Rutgers on Tuesday, behind a 21-point effort from Tavon Allen at Louis Brown Athletic Center.
Drexel was a 1.5-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters.
Drexel got 15 points from Damion Lee and another 12 points from Frantz Massenat. Frantz Massenat contributed 7 assists, while Dartaye Ruffin cleaned the glass with 9 rebounds.
Rutgers got 13 points from Kadeem Jack in a losing cause and another 12 points from D'Von Campbell. Jerome Seagears contributed 3 assists for them, while Kadeem Jack had 10 rebounds.
Drexel led at halftime, 27-22.
The rebound battle favored Drexel as they grabbed 36 boards, while Rutgers only had 34.