Scores

Final

William & Mary 62

(6-11, 1-6 CAA)

Delaware 71

(8-11, 2-5 CAA)

    12:00 PM ET, January 17, 2009

    Bob Carpenter Center Acierno Arena, Newark, Delaware

    1 2 T
    W&M 26 3662
    DEL 31 4071

    Top Performers

    William & Mary: Q. McDowell 15 Pts, 9 Reb

    Delaware: A. Dawson 20 Pts, 9 Reb, 2 Ast, 1 Stl

    Delaware 71, William &, Mary 62

    Associated Press

    NEWARK, Del. -- Alphonso Dawson scored 20 points and Delaware defeated William & Mary 71-62 on Saturday.

    The Blue Hens (8-11, 2-5 Colonial Athletic Association) have won 11 straight games over the Tribe (6-11, 1-6) and 14 of their last 15 meetings.

    Delaware never trailed after the opening five minutes, but the Tribe kept the game close much of the contest. William & Mary scored the first five points of the second half, tying the score at 31-31 on Danny Sumner's 3-pointer with 17:43 remaining.

    The Blue Hens led 55-51 with 4:58 left as they ran off eight straight points to put the game out of reach. Dawson scored six of those points as the Hens pushed their advantage to 63-51 with 2:29 remaining.

    Jawan Carter scored 16 points and Marc Egerson had 12 for Delaware.

    Quinn McDowell scored 15 points for the Tribe and Sumner and Chris Darnell added 10 apiece.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    W&M
    DEL
    Points 62 71
    FG Made-Attempted 21-58 (.362) 24-55 (.436)
    3P Made-Attempted 4-21 (.190) 8-24 (.333)
    FT Made-Attempted 16-23 (.696) 15-22 (.682)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 22 (0/0) 18 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 2 12

    2008-09 Season

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