(8-5, 5-3 CAA)
(11-2, 6-2 CAA)
8:00 PM ET, December 10, 2010
Delaware Stadium, Newark, DE
Passing: P. Devlin (DEL) - 261 YDS, 2 TD
Rushing: A. Pierce (DEL) - 23 CAR, 90 YDS
Receiving: N. White (DEL) - 8 REC, 94 YDS, 1 TD
NEWARK, Del. -- Pat Devlin threw for 261 yards and two touchdowns and Delaware defeated New Hampshire 16-3 on Friday night in the quarterfinals of the Football Championship Subdivision playoffs.
The Blue Hens (11-2) will host the semis against Georgia Southern, a 23-20 winner over Wofford on Saturday.
Although both Delaware and New Hampshire belong to the Colonial Athletic Association, they had not played since 2007.
The Wildcats scored first on a field goal late in the first quarter, then Delaware tied it up with 3 minutes to go in the half.
Devlin, who was 27 of 38, hit Nihja White with a 24-yard touchdown with 7:09 to go in the third, then found Mark Schenauer for a 9-yard TD with 13:04 left.
White had eight catches for 94 yards and Andrew Pierce rushed for 90 yards on 23 carries.
R.J. Toman threw for 136 yards, with one interception, for New Hampshire (8-5).
Information from The Associated Press was used in this report.