Gmason 41 36 77
Delaware 41 41 82
Date of game: 3/2/2013

Recap: Delaware vs. George Mason

Newark, DE (Sports Network) - Devon Saddler had 22 points and Jarvis Threatt scored 20, as the Delaware Blue Hens closed out the CAA regular season with an 82-77 win over the George Mason Patriots at the Bob Carpenter Center.

Reserve Kyle Anderson chipped in with 17 points for the Blue Hens (18-13, 13-5 CAA), who have won four in a row and swept the season series with George Mason for the first time ever. They will be the No. 2 seed in the upcoming CAA Tournament. Jamelle Hagins recorded a double-double with 13 points and a game- high 14 rebounds.

The Patriots (17-13, 10-8) lost on the road for the first time in five tries, despite a career-high 21 points off the bench from Mark Gujanicic and another 20 from Sherrod Wright. Vertrail Vaughns also had a big day off the bench with 16 points.

UD shot 57.9 percent from the floor and made 17-of-20 free throws in the first half. Still, the Blue Hens never led by more than seven in the half, which ended in a 41-41 tie.

George Mason took a 10-point lead on a 3-pointer by Vaughns with 9:12 to play in regulation. However, the Blue Hens rallied to tie the game at 74-74 on a pair of free throws by Threatt, who scored nine of his 20 points in the final 1:22 to help lift his team to victory.

The Blue Hens, who shot 26-of-31 at the foul line for the game, enter postseason play winners of 10 of their last 12 outings.

Game Notes

Alabama A&M beats rival in Magic City Classic

An FCS season-high crowd of 67,710 watched at Legion Field as Alabama A&M defeated Southwestern Athletic Conference rival Alabama State, 37-36, in the 73rd Magic City Classic on Saturday.

NASCAR News
McMurray tops Logano for Martinsville pole

Jamie McMurray claimed the pole for the Goody's Headache Relief Shot 500 -- the first race in the Eliminator Round of the Chase for the Sprint Cup championship -- by beating Joey Logano in Friday's qualifying at Martinsville Speedway.

Dolphins reinstate Jordan from suspension

The Miami Dolphins have reinstated 2013 first- round pick Dion Jordan to the active roster after the defensive end completed a six-game season-opening suspension for violating the NFL's substance abuse policy.

Cavs exercise option on Waiters' contract

The Cleveland Cavaliers announced Saturday that the club has exercised the fourth-year option on the contract of guard Dion Waiters.

Stastny placed on injured reserve

The St. Louis Blues placed center Paul Stastny on injured reserve Friday and recalled forward Dmitrij Jaskin from Chicago of the American Hockey League.

Featured Partners
www.eastridgeretirementcenter.com
The newly modeled East Ridge Residence is a must see with its spacious comfortable apartments. Plus, 3 delicious meals daily, geriatric physician, home healthcare services and fun festive activities. Schedule your visit today!
www.ameripriseadvisors.com/james.m.scotchie
Together we can make a confident retirement possible. Simply click to get started with your private wealth advisor. Talk to Jimmy Scotchie, Certified Financial Planner.
www.comcast.com/cable-internet-packages.html
Get started at $79.99 a month for 12 months. Plus, get a $75 VISA® Prepaid card.
 
Supermarket Guru
From The Archives
Scenic City Roots
Through Irish Eyes
Brand News
Prime Mashup
What's Trending
Megan Wise Goes Outside
Stay Connected with WDEF News 12
 
Inergize Digital This site is hosted and managed by Inergize Digital.