Philadelphia, PA (Sports Network) - Frantz Massenat scored 14 points and reached the 1,000-point plateau for his career as the Drexel Dragons defeated the James Madison Dukes, 60-48, in Colonial Athletic Association action at the Daskalakis Athletic Center.
Derrick Thomas added 13 points and Daryl McCoy brought in nine rebounds for Drexel (10-14, 6-6 CAA) which had lost three of its previous four games.
Charles Cooke paced James Madison (14-12, 8-5) with 16 points while Rayshawn Goins added 11 and Devon Moore chipped in 10. The Dukes had won five of their previous six games.
Although Drexel shot just 38.5 percent from the floor in the first half, the Dragons led 23-12 at the break by holding James Madison to just five field goals on 27.8 percent shooting.
In the second frame the Dragons shot at a 45.5 percent rate and hit 14-of-19 from the free-throw line to secure the victory.
Drexel had a 14-6 edge in points off turnovers and outscored the Dukes, 24-16, in the paint.