NEWARK, Del. -- Charles Jenkins scored 26 points to lead Hofstra to a 69-59 win over Delaware on Saturday.
Nathaniel Lester added 12 points and nine rebounds, while Greg Washington had 10 points for the Pride (17-9, 9-6 Colonial Athletic Association). Jenkins added eight assists and four rebounds for Hofstra, which has won three straight games.
Delaware led by five points at halftime, but Hofstra opened the second half on a 12-2 to pull ahead 34-29 with 14:50 left and never trailed again.
Hofstra shot 41.7 percent from the floor (25 of 60) en route to the victory, compared to just a 35.3 percent mark (18 of 51) for Delaware.