Drexel 70, Fordham 65
PHILADELPHIA (AP) _ Brian Holden had 18 points and nine assists and five players scored in double figures as Drexel defeated Fordham 70-65 Monday.
Holden, a sophomore guard, hit four of five 3-pointers and Drexel (7-4) made seven of 11 from 3-point range. Cornelius Overby had 13 points, Matt Attar 12 and Mike Wisler 11, including three of five 3-pointers.
Fordham (3-9) went on a 10-2 run to pull within 65-63 with 51 seconds to play, but Drexel made five of six free throws to preserve the victory.
Forward Sherwin Content scored 18 for Fordham on 9-of-11 shooting and Dave Buckner had 16.
It was the first time the schools had met in basketball.