Lack of offensive depth sinks M. Bball against Miami

The old saying goes, “defense wins championships.” Not quite. If there’s anything the early season performance of the Drexel University men’s basketball team shows, it’s that basketball is a two-way game. Experts, players and fans alike differ in their preference between offense and defense, but it doesn’t really matter. You… Continued

Preview: M. Bball looks for first win against Miami

Drexel University Dragons (0-2) vs. University of Miami Hurricanes (2-0) 3 p.m., TD Arena, Charleston, South Carolina Momentum check These two squads are going in opposite directions heading into the Charleston Classic tournament, prepping what could be a mismatch for the ages. For Drexel, this challenge couldn’t come at a… Continued

Lee’s valiant return falls just short

He waited, and he waited, and he waited. Damion Lee waited 20 months for the night of Nov. 17, a Monday. By the time announcer Dan Baker called his name, “from Baltimore, Maryland, number 14,” and the crowd at the Daskalakis Athletic Center detonated in rapturous applause, it had been… Continued

Flint needs better shooting going forward

By the time Drexel men’s basketball head coach Bruiser Flint made his way to meet radio announcer Rob Brooks after Nov. 14’s 65-48 loss to the University of Colorado, he’d had enough of his sport coat. “I worked too hard tonight,” the animated head coach said with a laugh. “Too… Continued

Rodney Williams, big man on campus

Rodney Williams will have been a sophomore for less than two months when the Drexel men’s basketball season tips off in Boulder, Colorado, tonight. But this season, because of graduations and injuries, the Richmond, Virginia native is the most experienced big man on the team. After a strong showing in… Continued

The Comeback of Damion Lee

Damion Lee can’t wait for Nov. 13. He can’t wait to sit in a hotel room in Colorado, going to sleep knowing game day awaits him on the other side, a chance to be on the Coors Events Center hardwood with his teammates. By the time Nov. 14 rolls around,… Continued

Fresh Faces: Meeting the M. bball freshmen

Editor’s Note: This is an interview conducted with the four incoming freshmen to the men’s basketball team. They are referred to by their initials but in order, they are: Austin Williams, Tyshawn Myles, Rashann London and Sammy Mojica. The Triangle: What do think your role is going to be on… Continued