NEWARK, Del. (AP) -- Andre Ingram scored 20 points to lead
American University to a 64-58 win against Delaware on Sunday.
The Eagles (6-4) shot 50 percent from the field and went 4-of-6
on 3-point shots in the second half to overcome a 32-27 halftime
deficit.Harding Nana scored 19 of his game-high 24 points in the first
half to stake Delaware (4-8) to a five-point halftime lead, but
American took control five minutes into the second half.Ingram scored 17 of his team-high 20 points in the first half.
Rulon Washington added 14 points, but the Hens got just 20 points
from the rest of its lineup as they shot just 28 percent from the
field in the second half, including just 4-of-15 from beyond the
3-point line.American also got 13 points from Matej Cresnik, 10 points from
forward Patrick Okpwae, six points and a team-high nine rebounds
from Jason Thomas, and seven assists and six rebounds from guard
Linas Lekavicius.Led by Nana, the Hens jumped out to an 8-0 lead in the first
four minutes and took a 17-7 advantage when Nana converted two
straight 3-pointers with 12:54 left.American took control in the opening five minutes of the second
half to tie the game at 39-39 with 15:07 left on a 3-pointer by
Lekavicius and then scored the next five points as part of a 17-7
run to take the lead for good at 44-39 with 12:56 remaining.