The Fighting Blue Hens (12-7, 4-0 Colonial Athletic Association) shot 56.5 percent from the field and outrebounded Drexel 44-27. Marvin King-Davis scored 15 points, Davon Usher chipped in 12 and Carl Baptiste had 10.
Delaware jumped out to a 17-7 lead capped by a Threatt three-point play and a 3-pointer from Kyle Anderson. A quick 9-2 surge to close the first half gave Delaware a 48-32 advantage at the break.
The Dragons opened the second half on a 12-4 run to pull within eight, but a three-point play by Saddler put Delaware up by double digits for good with 11:30 remaining.
Pirates catcher Jacob Stallings, the son of University of Pittsburgh basketball coach Kevin Stallings, made his major league debut on Sunday night.
Iowa State lands transfer Ray Kasongo from Tennessee.
Alabama men's basketball head coach Avery Johnson joins The Paul Finebaum Show to discuss the importance of Cleveland's championship drought coming to an end.