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State basketball: Towson men beat Drexel, 80-68, for fourth win in a row

Forward Marcus Damas tied his career high with 26 points and Towson extended its winning streak to four games Tuesday night with an 80-68 victory over host Drexel. Damas went 4-for-5 from 3-point range. Senior forward Jerrelle Benimon had 27 points, 13 rebounds and seven assists for the Tigers (11-6, 2-0 Colonial Athletic Association). It marked the eighth consecutive doubledouble for the CAA Preseason Player of the Year, and the fifth game in a row he finished with 20 or more points. Benimon had a doubledouble by halftime, 13 points and 10 rebounds, leading to a 38-29 Towson lead. The Tigers pushed the margin to 44-31 just 2:31 into the second half. Drexel (9-7, 1-2) got no closer...

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