NEWARK, Del. -- Devon Saddler came off the bench to score 24 points to lead Delaware in an 86-79 victory over Hofstra on Wednesday night.
Hofstra went up by 12 at 11:25 of the first period and into the break leading by five, 41-36.
Delaware came back in the second period, taking a 50-45 lead on a Carl Baptiste dunk at 14:46. Devon Saddler hit from 3-point range at 4:26 to put the Fightin' Blue Hens up by 10. Threatt sank four free throws in the game's final 40 seconds to seal the win for Delaware.
Zeke Upshaw led the Pride (4-11, 0-1) with 19 points, eight rebounds and a pair of steals.
Maryland point guard Melo Trimble, considered a lock to leave the program before struggling in the second half last season, has withdrawn from the NBA draft and will return for his junior season.
Louisville's Chinanu Onuaku, who recently underwent a medical procedure to correct a heart rhythm issue detected during the combine, will keep his name in the NBA draft pool.
Andrew White III will return to the Nebraska men's basketball team next season after removing his name from the NBA draft.