Preseason NIT - Drexel vs Arizona Recap - Arizona Wins 66-62

Arizona grabbed a 66-62 win over Drexel on Wednesday, behind a 20-point effort from Nick Johnson at Madison Square Garden.

Arizona earned a straight-up victory but suffered an ATS defeat in failing to cover the 12.5-point spread.

Arizona got 15 points from Kaleb Tarczewski and another 11 points from T.J. McConnell. Nick Johnson contributed 4 assists, while Aaron Gordon cleaned the glass with 13 rebounds.

Drexel got a 29-point performance from Chris Fouch, who was supported by 17 points from Frantz Massenat. Damion Lee had 2 assists in a losing cause for Drexel, while Rodney Williams grabbed 10 rebounds.

Arizona trailed at halftime, 29-20.

The rebound battle favored Arizona as they grabbed 46 boards, while Drexel only had 37.