Scores

Final

Delaware State 50

(4-5, 1-0 MEAC)

Delaware 61

(5-2, 1-0 CAA)

    2:00 PM ET, December 11, 2010

    Bob Carpenter Center Acierno Arena, Newark, Delaware

    1 2 T
    DSU 27 2350
    DEL 26 3561

    Top Performers

    Delaware State: J. Threatt 13 Pts, 4 Reb, 3 Ast, 2 Stl

    Delaware: A. Dawson 16 Pts, 4 Reb, 2 Stl

    Delaware 61, Delaware St. 50

    Associated Press

    NEWARK, Del. -- Alphonso Dawson scored 10 of his 16 points in the second half and Delaware rallied late to beat Delaware State 61-50 on Saturday.

    The Blue Hens (5-2) trailed 45-34 with 13:10 left and went on a 15-3 run to take their first lead of the second half, 49-48, on Jamelle Hagins' jump shot with 5:38 to play.

    Trevor Welcher's jump shot put the Hornets (4-5) back on top, 50-49, but Delaware responded with 12 unanswered points the rest of the way. Devon Saddler's jumper started the clinching spurt with 4:38 to go.

    The Blue Hens shot 58.8 percent in the second half (10 of 17).

    Jawan Carter added 13 points for the Blue Hens, who won their fifth straight. It's Delaware's longest winning streak since February-March 2001.

    Jay Threatt scored 13 points for Delaware State, which shot 37 percent (20 of 54) for the game, including 1 of 10 from 3-point range.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    DSU
    DEL
    Points 50 61
    FG Made-Attempted 20-54 (.370) 19-39 (.487)
    3P Made-Attempted 1-10 (.100) 5-13 (.385)
    FT Made-Attempted 9-11 (.818) 18-31 (.581)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 21 (0/0) 13 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 11 11

    2010-11 Season

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