Scores

Final

Rider 66

(6-8, 1-1 MAAC)

Delaware 73

(5-8, 3-1 home)

    2:00 PM ET, December 31, 2012

    Bob Carpenter Center, Newark, Delaware

    1 2 T
    RID 32 3466
    DEL 39 3473

    Top Performers

    Rider: J. Thompson 10 Pts, 7 Reb, 4 Ast, 1 Stl, 1 Blk

    Delaware: J. Hagins 14 Pts, 16 Reb, 3 Blk

    Delaware 73, Rider 66

    Associated Press

    NEWARK, Del. -- Jamelle Hagins scored 14 points with 16 rebounds for his ninth double-double this season as Delaware defeated Rider 73-66 Monday in a nonconference game.

    Josh Brinkley had 17 points and eight rebounds for the Blue Hens (5-8), who outrebounded the Broncs 52-31. Devon Saddler and Jarvis Threatt added 12 points each, including some key points down the stretch.

    After Rider (6-8) erased a 13-point Delaware lead to go ahead 61-60 on Shawn Valentine's 3-pointer with 6:14 remaining, Saddler put the Blue Hens on top to stay with two free throws. A three-point play by Threatt made it 65-61.

    Two more baskets by Saddler increased Delaware's lead to five points each time, the second making it 71-66 with 46 seconds remaining.

    Daniel Stewart and Nurideen Lindsey scored 13 points each to pace Rider, which has lost four straight but had won its past four meetings with the Blue Hens.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    RID
    DEL
    Points 66 73
    FG Made-Attempted 24-64 (.375) 26-68 (.382)
    3P Made-Attempted 7-23 (.304) 3-14 (.214)
    FT Made-Attempted 11-18 (.611) 18-20 (.900)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 19 (0/0) 13 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 6 13

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