PHILADELPHIA -- Franz Massenat scored 14 points and Derrick Thomas scored 13 to help Drexel defeat James Madison 60-48 Sunday night.
The Dragons (10-14, 6-6 CAA) had lost two in a row, and were winners for just the third time in 10 home games this season.
Charles Cooke led all scorers with a career-high 16 points for the Dukes (14-12, 8-5), who had won five of their previous six games.
Rayshawn Goins scored 11 points and Devon Moore added 10 for James Madison, which led 9-4 but then failed to score for nearly 10 minutes. Drexel scored 12 points in that period of 9:50, and after a 3-pointer by Andre Nation with 3:40 left, the Dukes didn't score again in the half.
Drexel led 23-12 at the break and led by as many as 17 in the second half.
Mike Brey is looking at former Notre Dame players to fill two assistant jobs that have opened up with the departures of Martin Ingelsby and Anthony Solomon.
Purdue's 2016-17 prospects got a jolt Wednesday when forward Caleb Swanigan announced he will return for his sophomore season.
Clemson's Jaron Blossomgame says he is withdrawing from the NBA draft and returning to school for a final season.