ESTERO, Fla. (AP)Coletrane Washington’s 22 points helped Drexel defeat UT Arlington 59-38 on Monday night in the Gulf Coast Showcase.
Washington was 8 of 13 shooting, making 6 of 8 3-pointers, for the Dragons (3-1). Lamar Oden Jr. scored 16 points and added six rebounds. Amari Williams finished with 10 points.
The Mavericks (2-3) were led in scoring by Kyron Gibson, who finished with 11 points. Taj Anderson added eight points and two steals for UT Arlington.
Drexel entered halftime up 29-25. Washington paced the team in scoring in the first half with 11 points. Drexel outscored UT Arlington by 17 points over the final half, while Washington led the way with a team-high 11 second-half points.
Drexel will play Northern Kentucky or Florida Gulf Coast in the semifinals on Tuesday.
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