1997–98 Drexel Dragons men's basketball team

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1997–98 Drexel Dragons men's basketball
Conference America East Conference
1997–98 record 13–15 (10–8 AEC)
Head coach Bill Herrion (7th season)
Home arena Daskalakis Athletic Center
Seasons

The 1997–98 Drexel Dragons men's basketball team represented Drexel University during the 1997–98 NCAA Division I men's basketball season. The Dragons, led by 7th year head coach Bill Herrion, played their home games at the Daskalakis Athletic Center and were members of the America East Conference (AEC).

The team finished the season 13–15, and finished in 5th place in the AEC in the regular season.

Roster[edit]

1997–98 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 6, 1997
at Towson W 65–60  3–0
(2–0)
                  Towson Center 
Towson, MD
December 14, 1997*
at Notre Dame L 70–78  3–1
                  Edmund P. Joyce Center 
Notre Dame, IN
December 26, 1997*
7:00 pm
vs. No. 18 Princeton
ECAC Holiday Festival Semifinals
L 56–58  4–2
 17  Sanders   8  Linderman   5  Coursey  Madison Square Garden 
New York, NY
December 27, 1997*
at St. John's (NY)
ECAC Holiday Festival Third Place Game
L 46–75  4–3
                  Madison Square Garden 
New York, NY
January 20, 1998*
at Penn
Battle of 33rd Street
L 65–79  6–9
                  Palestra 
Philadelphia, PA
February 3, 1998
Towson W 72–71  9–10
                  Daskalakis Athletic Center 
Philadelphia, PA
February 5, 1998*
vs. Saint Joseph's L 65–76  9–11
                  Palestra (4,126)
Philadelphia, PA
February 21, 1998
at New Hampshire W 90–65  11–14
                   
 
February 22, 1998
New Hampshire W 75–66  12–14
                  Daskalakis Athletic Center 
Philadelphia, PA
AEC Tournament

(6) vs. (3) 
Quarterfinals
W  
                    
 

(6) vs. (2) 
Semifinals
L  
                    
 
*Non-conference game. #Rankings from AP. (#) Tournament seedings in parentheses.
All times are in Eastern Time.

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