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Delaware does balancing act to hold off Drexel

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Delaware does balancing act to hold off Drexel

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NEWARK, Del. -- Eric Carter had 17 points and a season-high 13 rebounds to help Delaware beat Drexel 72-66 on Thursday night.

Delaware (10-8, 3-2 Colonial Athletic Association) has won five of its last nine at home. Drexel (7-11, 1-4) has lost five of its last six games.

A 15-6 run cut Drexel's deficit to 69-66 with 1:19 to play. Tramaine Isabell missed a 3-point shot that would have tied it for the Dragons with 39 seconds left before Delaware made 3 of 4 free throws.

Carter scored 11 points in the second half, and has reached double-figure scoring in six of his last eight games. Ryan Allen added 15 points, and Ryan Daly, who had a season-high 27 points in Delaware's 20-point win against UNC Wilmington on Sunday, chipped in 13 points.

Isabell scored 14 points and had 15 rebounds to lead the Dragons.

Delaware rebounds with blowout win

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Delaware rebounds with blowout win

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NEWARK, Del. -- Ryan Daly scored a season-high 27 points, Ryan Allen added 23 and the pair combined to make seven of Delaware's 11 3-pointers in a 96-76 victory over UNC Wilmington on Sunday.

Anthony Mosley added 17 points with eight rebounds and a career-high eight assists for Delaware (9-8, 2-2 Colonial Athletic Association). Eric Carter chipped in with 13 points for his fifth double-figure game in the last seven.

Daly scored 14 points in the first half and Allen added 11 as Delaware shot 58 percent and led 46-40. Daly surpassed the 800-point mark with a layup early in the second half and the Blue Hens finished at 34-of-58 shooting (59 percent).

Devontae Cacok paced UNCW (4-12, 1-3) with 18 points and 11 rebounds for his 12th double-double of the season and 25th of his career. Ty Taylor II added 17 points, Jordon Tall 16 and Jaylen Fornes 10.

Delaware KO'd by Charleston duo

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Delaware KO'd by Charleston duo

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CHARLESTON, S.C. -- Joe Chealey and Jarrell Brantley combined for 55 points as Charleston dominated Delaware 93-78 in Colonial Athletic Association play on Tuesday night.

Chealey was 8 of 12 from the floor and made all nine free-throw attempts for 29 points. Brantley hit 8 of 10 field goals and made all eight free throws for 26 points.

It was the second-straight game for Chealey and Brantley to score 20 or more points as Brantley had 24 and Chealey added 21 in the victory over Towson on Saturday.

Charleston shot 67 percent (32 of 48) from the floor and made 20 of 23 free throws.

The teams swapped the lead in the second half until Chealey had a layup and Grant Riller drilled a trey followed by a layup to start Charleston on a 24-10 run for a 77-64 lead at the 8:26 mark.

Eric Carter led Delaware (8-7, 1-1) with 23 points and Ryan Daly scored 18.