Delaware vs Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh 85, Delaware 59

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NEW YORK (AP) - Talib Zanna had 18 points and 10 rebounds to help Pittsburgh bounce back from a loss to No. 4 Michigan by beating Delaware 85-59 Friday in the consolation game of the NIT Season Tipoff.

Lamar Patterson had 16 points and 10 rebounds for the Panthers (5-1), and Tray Woodall added 13 points and seven assists.

Devon Saddler scored 28 points for Delaware, but the Blue Hens fell behind by 21 in the first half. Even switching to full-court pressure couldn't do much to hold back the Panthers, who relied on superior size and a 10-man rotation.

The Blue Hens (2-3) still have a nonconference game against Duke to navigate before getting to the Colonial Athletic Association schedule, where they are likely to contend for the league title.

Pitt should be favored to remain unbeaten before the Big East opener against Cincinnati on Dec. 31.

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Scoreboard
Delaware (2-3)213859
Pittsburgh (5-1) «414485

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Delaware Fightin' Blue Hens
K. Anderson, F283-72-231010
C. Baptiste, F282-30-01134
J. Hagins, C282-70-07134
D. Saddler, G3610-206-652328
J. Threatt, G282-80-24124
M. King-Davis253-41-24037
T. Rogers200-62-21112
L. Savage40-20-02100
W. Townsville30-00-00000
Totals 22-5711-142881559
 38.6%78.6% 
Pittsburgh Panthers
T. Zanna, F286-96-6103218
L. Patterson, F266-113-3104116
S. Adams, C246-91-230213
T. Woodall, G276-80-017313
J. Robinson, G240-30-01310
T. Zeigler193-50-01306
D. Taylor161-20-01132
D. Johnson142-20-01214
J. Moore122-55-620410
C. Wright101-20-01203
Totals 33-5615-1734251785
 58.9%88.2% 
Colonial Athletic
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
UNC-Wilm.15-329-627
Charleston14-425-1062
Towson11-720-1392
Elon10-818-14160
Will. & Mary10-817-14110
Northeastern8-1015-16134
Hofstra7-1115-17196
J. Madison7-1110-23256
Delaware5-1313-20234
Drexel3-159-23308

ACC
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
N. Carolina14-433-75
Florida St.12-626-914
Louisville12-625-97
Notre Dame12-626-1023
Duke11-728-96
Virginia11-723-1118
Va. Tech10-822-1148
Miami (Fla.)10-821-1242
Syracuse10-819-1584
Wake Forest9-919-1439
Georgia Tech8-1021-16106
Clemson6-1217-1668
Pittsburgh4-1416-1774
NC State4-1415-17141
Boston College2-169-23219
 
Other games
MINN 84 Final
MEMP 75
UCF 66 Final
FLA 79
KSU 57 Final
MICH 71
UMKC 45 Final
OHST 91
IAST 70 Final
CINCY 78
LIU 75 Final
UK 104
NCASH 80 Final
NCST 82
DUKE 67 Final
VCU 58
OKLA 47 Final
GONZ 72
OAK 52 Final
MIST 70
ORE 83 Final
UNLV 79
MIZZ 61 Final
LOU 84
WISC 74 Final
CREI 84