Former Stoughton High Basketball Star Ruffin Playing on NBC Sports Network

Former Stoughton High standout Dartaye Ruffin will be playing on the NBC Sports Network Saturday night as his Drexel University men's basketball team takes on Davidson.

Stoughton basketball fans will have a chance to see former Black Knight standout Dartaye Ruffin play on TV Saturday night.

Ruffin and his Drexel University teammates will be hosting Davidson in a 8 p.m. game on the NBC Sports Network.

A 6-8, 250-pound junior forward, Ruffin has moved into a starting position for the Dragons after being the first big man off the bench as sophomore.

Ruffin has started all 10 games as Drexel has gotten off to a 3-7 start. He is averaging 8.9 points and 6.9 rebounds per game.

In their most recent game, the Dragons lost to Fairfield, 69-58, in Bridgeport, Conn. on Dec. 16. Ruffin had 10 points in the loss. He scored a season-high 15 points vs. Penn on Nov. 17.

After starring at Stoughton High, where he was the Hockomock League MVP as a junior, Ruffin spent a year at New Hampton Prep before going to Drexel.

As a sophomore at Drexel last season, Ruffin had 5.6 points per game and 4.9 rebounds. In his freshman season, 2010-2011, he was named to the Colonial Athletic Association's all-rookie team with a 7.4 points and 8.4 rebounds per game.

Ruffin is majoring in communications.


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