Recap - Delaware Defeats UNC Wilmington 79-78
|Recap - Delaware Defeats UNC Wilmington 79-78|
Delaware grabbed a 79-78 win over UNC Wilmington on Saturday, behind a 24-point effort from Devon Saddler at Trask Coliseum.
Delaware won the battle on the scoreboard, but not at the payout window as they failed to cover the 4-point spread.
Jarvis Threatt had 23 points for Delaware and Kyle Anderson chipped in with 12 points. Jarvis Threatt had 5 assists for them, while Jarvis Threatt was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 12 boards.
UNC Wilmington got a 26-point performance from Keith Rendleman, who was supported by 12 points from Chris Dixon. Chris Dixon had 11 assists in a losing cause for UNC Wilmington, while Keith Rendleman grabbed 12 rebounds.
Delaware hit the break leading 44-36 before taking care of business in the second half.
Delaware won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 32-29.