Delle Donne's late shot lifts Delaware past DrexelFeb 19, 2012 - 10:37 PM Philadelphia, PA (Sports Network) - Elena Delle Donne drained a basket with two seconds left on the clock to give No. 10 Delaware a 40-39 victory over Drexel.
The win for the Blue Hens (24-1, 15-0 CAA) gave the squad its second regular- season CAA title and first since the 2004-05 season.
Delle Donne, the leading scorer in the nation, finished the contest with 12 points and 14 rebounds for Delaware, which has won 14 striaght. Danielle Parker added 12 points.
Tyler Hale had 10 points for the Dragons (13-12, 9-6), who had won their previous two.
It was a poor offensive performance for both sides as Delaware managed just 14 baskets on 57 shots while Drexel connected on 15 of its 47 attempts.
- DELAWARE: 40
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- DELAWARE: 20
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- DELAWARE: 0
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