Scores

Final

Delaware 74

(12-7, 4-0 CAA)

Northeastern 70

(5-14, 2-3 CAA)

12:00 PM ET, January 18, 2014

Matthews Arena, Boston, Massachusetts

1 2 T
DEL 27 4774
NE 30 4070

Top Performers

Delaware: C. Baptiste 19 Pts, 11 Reb, 4 Blk

Northeastern: S. Eatherton 15 Pts, 9 Reb, 2 Ast, 2 Blk

Delaware holds on for 74-70 win over Northeastern

Associated Press

BOSTON -- Carl Baptiste had 19 points and 11 rebounds and Delaware remained unbeaten in conference play Saturday with a 74-70 victory over Northeastern.

Delaware (12-7, 4-0 Colonial Athletic Association) led 69-61 with 56 seconds left after Devon Saddler made 1 of 2 free throws to cap an 8-0 run. Northeastern (5-14, 2-3) answered with a 7-0 run, closing the gap to 69-68 on Zach Stahl's layup.

Davon Usher made two free throws with 18 seconds left to put the Hens up by three and Baptiste blocked Stahl with 7 seconds left. The Huskies sent Saddler to the free-throw line where he made 1 of 2 to make it 72-68 for Delaware with 5 seconds left.

Saddler had 22 points and eight assists and Usher added 17 points.

David Walker led Northeastern with 20 points. Scott Eatherton had 15 points and nine rebounds while Stahl added 12 points and 11 rebounds.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
DEL
NE
Points 74 70
FG Made-Attempted 28-50 (.560) 25-65 (.385)
3P Made-Attempted 7-19 (.368) 3-14 (.214)
FT Made-Attempted 11-18 (.611) 17-25 (.680)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 18 (0/0) 14 (0/0)

2013-14 Season

DATEGAMELINKS
» Jan 18, 2014 DEL 74, @NE 70Recap
Feb 3, 2014 @DEL 80, NE 67Recap
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