By Harry Allison
Zach Walton scored 20 points, Camren Wynter added 19 with 11 assists and Drexel defeated William & Mary 82-58.
Walton shot 8 for 10 from the floor, including 4 of 6 on 3-pointers as the Dragons shot 63% after halftime to claim their conference home opener. Wynter’s double-double was the third of his career.
T.J. Bickerstaff added 12 points for Drexel (6-4, 1-2 Colonial Athletic Association). James Butler also scored 12 points and added eight rebounds.
Drexel outscored William & Mary 46-22 in the paint, scored 20 points on 14 Tribe turnovers and had eight steals, contributing to 16 points on the fast break.
Luke Loewe had 16 points for the Tribe (3-6, 1-3). Yuri Covington added 15 points and six rebounds. Quinn Blair had 13 points.
Drexel’s upcoming CAA games against Elon Jan. 23-24 have been postponed because of COVID-19-related protocols in the Elon program.