67 - 77 Final
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Jenkins leads Hofstra over Delaware 77-67

Jan 31, 2010 - 12:11 AM HEMPSTEAD, N.Y.(AP) -- Charles Jenkins scored 27 points, 21 in the second half, as Hofstra finished strong to beat Delaware 77-67 on Saturday after losing nearly all of a 13-point lead.

The Pride (11-12, 4-7 Colonial Athletic Association) led throughout, but the Blue Hens (6-16, 2-9) got within one point, 58-57, with 4:32 remaining.

Jenkins hit a jumper on Hofstra's next possession to make it 60-57, and he scored eight of the Pride's final 19 points.

Chaz Williams had 18 points and eight rebounds, and Halil Kanacevic scored 16 points for Hofstra, which outscored Delaware 30-16 in the paint and 16-5 on points off turnovers.

Jawan Carter had 22 points and nine rebounds to lead the Blue Hens, who have lost eight of their past nine games.