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.
Jarvis Threatt had 20 points, seven rebounds and three steals for the Fightin' Blue Hens (9-7, 1-0 Colonial Athletic Association). Davon Usher scored 19 points and Kyle Anderson added 12.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.