Delaware vs Towson

Delaware 76, Towson 69

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TOWSON, Md. (AP) - Freshman Jarvis Threatt scored 29 points off the bench, 16 on free throws, as Delaware held off Towson 76-69 Wednesday night for its seventh win in a row.

Tied at 57 with 4:48 remaining, Threatt scored 11 of the Blue Hens' next 14 points for a 71-64 lead with 49 seconds to go. The Tigers could get no closer than four from there despite posting a season-high point total.

Delaware (16-12, 11-6 Colonial Athletic Association) made 30 of 37 free throws (81.1 percent) compared to just 12 of 18 for the Tigers (1-29, 1-16).

The Blue Hens, who also defeated Towson 62-43 on Jan 23, trailed 20-16 when they used a 17-5 run to lead by eight at halftime.

Marcus Damas led the Tigers with 21 points and Robert Nwankwo recorded his 14th double-double of the season and 11th in the past 12 games with 12 points and 14 rebounds.

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Delaware Fightin' Blue Hens
J. Brinkley, F374-64-470212
J. Hagins, F353-63-711139
K. Anderson, G293-60-02027
D. Saddler, G275-157-730317
K. Lewis, G251-40-01022
J. Threatt316-1116-1952029
K. McNeil110-00-02030
H. McCullar50-10-00010
Totals 22-4930-373331676
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Towson Tigers
R. Nwankwo, F344-164-6142512
D. Jones, F333-50-04126
J. Pressley, F242-72-47046
K. Walden, G336-133-501318
D. Cook, G30-00-00000
M. Damas347-153-352421
E. Gumbs173-50-04136
W. Adams160-10-01050
J. Flash30-10-01010
A. Giergen30-00-00010
Totals 25-6312-183972869
 39.7%66.7% 
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Drexel9-911-19244
Delaware9-910-20253
Elon6-1215-18258
Towson5-1312-20281
Charleston3-159-24298
 
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