The Drake Bulldogs took sole possesion of sixth place in the Missouri Valley Conference Wednesday night with a 73-61 win over the Southwest Missouri State Bears. Andry Sola led all scorers with 25 points while Charles Gaines paced the Bears with 13 points. SMS falls to 11-14 on the season, they are now 7-9 in the MVC. Drake pushes ahead of them with marks of 12-13 and 8-8.