Lafayette 14

(8-4, 5-3 away)

Delaware 28

(9-3, 6-1 home)

3:00 PM ET, November 27, 2004

1 2 3 4 T
LAF 0 7 0 714
DEL 7 6 0 1528

Top Performers

Passing: B. Maurer (LAF) - 211 YDS, 1 TD

Rushing: S. Riccio (DEL) - 17 CAR, 74 YDS, 2 TD

Receiving: B. Stanford (LAF) - 6 REC, 66 YDS

Delaware 28, Lafayette 14

NEWARK, Del. (AP) -- Sonny Riccio ran for two touchdowns and passed for 148 yards to lead Delaware to a 28-14 win against Lafayette on Saturday.

Garron Bible returned a fumble 87 yards for a touchdown late in the fourth quarter to put the game away for the Blue Hens (9-3).

Omar Cuff ran for 109 yards and scored first for Delaware with a 5-yard run in the first quarter.

Lafayette tied the game in the second quarter when John-Frank Stubits caught a 3-yard touchdown pass from Brad Maurer, who passed for 211 yards.

Riccio, who ran for 74 yards, put the Blue Hens back on top with a 2-yard touchdown run, putting Delaware ahead at halftime 13-7.

Lafayette (8-4) regained the lead in the fourth quarter when Joe McCourt scored on a 1-yard run. McCourt ran for a total of 50 yards.

But the Blue Hens fought back when Riccio ran in a 6-yard touchdown.

Bible's fumble recovery put the game out of reach for Lafayette.