1987–88 Drexel Dragons men's basketball team

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1987–88 Drexel Dragons men's basketball
Conference East Coast Conference
1987–88 record 18–10 (9–5 ECC)
Head coach Eddie Burke (11th season)
Assistant coach Pat Flannery (4th season)
Home arena Daskalakis Athletic Center
Seasons
1987–88 East Coast Conference men's basketball standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   PCT     W   L   PCT
Lafayette 11 3   .786     19 10   .655
Delaware 9 5   .643     19 9   .679
Drexel 9 5   .643     18 10   .643
Lehigh 8 6   .571     21 10   .677
Bucknell 7 7   .500     16 12   .571
Rider 6 8   .429     10 19   .345
Towson 4 10   .286     14 16   .467
Hofstra 2 12   .143     6 21   .222
1988 ECC Tournament winner
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1987–88 Drexel Dragons men's basketball team represented Drexel University during the 1987–88 NCAA Division I men's basketball season. The Dragons, led by 11th year head coach Eddie Burke, played their home games at the Daskalakis Athletic Center and were members of the East Coast Conference (ECC).

The team finished the season 18–10, and finished in 2nd place in the ECC in the regular season.

Roster[edit]

1987–88 Drexel Dragons men's basketball team
Players Coaches
Pos. # Name Height Weight Year Previous school Hometown
Head coach
Assistant coach(es)

Legend
  • (C) Team captain
  • (S) Suspended
  • (I) Ineligible
  • (W) Walk-on

Schedule[edit]

Date
time, TV
Rank# Opponent# Result Record High points High rebounds High assists Site (attendance)
city, state
Regular season
December 4, 1987*
vs. American
Iona Classic
W 89–78 
                  Hynes Athletic Center 
New Rochelle, NY
December 5, 1987*
at Iona
Iona Classic
W 99–82 
                  Hynes Athletic Center 
New Rochelle, NY
December 13, 1987*
vs. Saint Joseph's W 81–64 
                  Palestra (3,262)
Philadelphia, PA
January 6, 1988
Rider W 104–92 
 44  Rankin              Daskalakis Athletic Center 
Philadelphia, PA
January 9, 1988*
Cornell W 87–83 
                  Daskalakis Athletic Center 
Philadelphia, PA
January 23, 1988
at Lehigh W 91–85 
                  Stabler Arena 
Bethlehem, PA
January 30, 1988
at Bucknell W 104–92 
                   
 
February 17, 1988
Lehigh W 94–86 
                  Daskalakis Athletic Center (3,000)
Philadelphia, PA
February 24, 1988
Bucknell L 89–98 
                  Daskalakis Athletic Center 
Philadelphia, PA
Unknown*
at California L  
                   
 
Unknown*
vs. Houston L  
                   
 
Unknown*
King's College (PA)   
                   
 
Unknown*
Liberty   
                   
 
Unknown*
vs. Manhattan
Lamar Tournament
W 70–56 
                   
Beaumont, Texas
*Non-conference game. #Rankings from AP. (#) Tournament seedings in parentheses.
All times are in Eastern Time.

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