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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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
Northeastern12-623-1286
Will. & Mary12-620-1393
J. Madison12-619-14148
UNC-Wilm.12-618-14146
Hofstra10-820-14174
Drexel9-911-19244
Delaware9-910-20253
Elon6-1215-18258
Towson5-1312-20281
Charleston3-159-24298

ACC
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Virginia16-230-47
Duke15-335-46
Notre Dame14-432-616
Louisville12-627-921
N. Carolina11-726-1211
Miami (Fla.)10-825-1365
NC State10-822-1439
Syracuse9-918-1369
Pittsburgh8-1019-1576
Clemson8-1016-15106
Florida St.8-1017-16110
Wake Forest5-1313-19150
Boston College4-1413-19165
Georgia Tech3-1512-19153
Va. Tech2-1611-22228
 
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UK 104
UNCA 80 Final
NCST 82
DUKE 67 Final
VCU 58
OKLA 47 Final
GONZ 72
OAK 52 Final
MIST 70
ORE 83 Final
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MIZZ 61 Final
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