Delaware vs Villanova

Villanova 75, Delaware 65

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VILLANOVA, Pa. (AP) - JayVaughn Pinkston scored 19 points and James Bell had 14 to lead Villanova to a 75-65 win over Delaware on Sunday.

Daniel Ochefu scored 11 points and Darrun Hilliard had 10 points to help the Wildcats (7-4) win their third straight game. Villanova played for the first time since it announced it was one of seven Big East schools separating from the conference so they can build a league focused on basketball.

Devon Saddler led the Blue Hens (3-8) with 19 points and Jarvis Threatt had 15.

The Wildcats improved their career record against Delaware to 11-0.

Pinkston hit a 3 in the second half to give Villanova a 10-point lead and Hilliard added one a short time later to make it 46-35. The long-range shots helped the Wildcats build an 18-point lead.

The Wildcats hit 10 of 24 3-point attempts. Villanova outrebounded Delaware 43-27 and dominated on the offensive glass.

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Delaware Fightin' Blue Hens
J. Brinkley, F262-32-24036
J. Hagins, F255-92-580312
D. Saddler, G375-126-822119
K. Anderson, G312-35-621210
T. Rogers, G211-40-02322
J. Threatt326-153-545015
C. Baptiste210-11-21121
M. King-Davis70-10-00010
Totals 21-4819-2827121465
 43.8%67.9% 
Villanova Wildcats
M. Yarou, F162-50-04224
M. Sutton, C221-40-08532
R. Arcidiacono, G302-91-31227
J. Bell, G225-70-012414
D. Hilliard, G223-82-234110
A. Yacoubou232-70-07004
T. Chennault222-50-01024
J. Pinkston226-115-761419
D. Ochefu195-61-370211
M. Brzoja20-00-00000
Totals 28-629-1543162075
 45.2%60% 
Colonial Athletic
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
UNC-Wilm.15-326-537
Charleston14-423-867
Towson11-719-1298
Elon10-818-13146
Will. & Mary10-816-13127
Northeastern8-1015-15128
Hofstra7-1115-16183
J. Madison7-119-22259
Delaware5-1312-19249
Drexel3-159-22279

Big East
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Villanova14-327-32
Butler12-523-610
Creighton9-722-723
Seton Hall8-818-1049
Providence8-818-1152
Xavier8-818-1126
Marquette8-817-1172
St. Johns7-913-16126
Georgetown5-1114-1592
DePaul2-149-20230
 
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