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Drexel Vs Northeastern: Dragons Go For 10 Straight

The Drexel Dragons visit Northeastern Wednesday night in hopes of their 10th straight win.

The Drexel Dragons look for their 10th straight victory on Wednesday night when they visit the Northeastern Huskies at Matthews Arena for a 7 p.m. tip off.

Drexel downed Delaware on Saturday, 71-55, to improve to 17-5 overall and 9-2 in the Colonial Athletic Association. Samme Givens paced the Dragons' ninth consecutive win with 23 points and Frantz Massenat pitched in 19. Givens added 10 rebounds for the double-double as Drexel outrebounded Delaware 41-28.

Northeastern (11-10, 7-4) has won two straight games and eight out of 11. The Huskies squeaked by Delaware last Wednesday, 62-61, and ousted Hofstra 58-51 on Saturday. The two home wins gave Northeastern a 5-3 record at Matthews Arena, compared to 6-7 on the road.

The two teams met previously on Jan. 21, when Derrick Thomas drilled five three-pointers and scored 20 points to lead a 71-53 Drexel win.

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