NEWARK, Del. -- Jawan Carter scored 23 points to lead Delaware to a 69-62 win over North Carolina-Wilmington on Monday.
Carter also dished out six assists for the Blue Hens (7-17, 3-10 Colonial Athletic Association), who snapped a three-game losing streak. Alphonso Dawson added 10 points and 12 rebounds.
Delaware led 34-27 at halftime, and were up by as many as 12 points after a 3-pointer from D.J. Boney made the score 41-29 with 17:59 remaining.
UNC-Wilmington cut the lead to six with 1:38 to play, but the Blue Hens shot 8-for-8 from the free throw line in the final minute to secure the win.
Delaware outrebounded the Seahawks 40-33, and shot 93.3 percent from the free throw line (14-for-15).