Wright-Foreman lifts Hofstra over Delaware 92-70
NEWARK, Del. (AP) — Justin Wright-Foreman had 28 points as Hofstra defeated Delaware 92-70 on Saturday to win its first outright regular-season conference title since 2000-01.
Eli Pemberton added 20 points for the Pride in the Colonial Athletic Conference regular-season finale. Wright-Foreman made 4 of 6 3-pointers. Desure Buie had 16 points for Hofstra (25-6, 15-3). Jalen Ray added 13 points.
Ithiel Horton had 26 points for the Fightin’ Blue Hens (16-15, 8-10), whose losing streak reached four games. Eric Carter added 15 points. Kevin Anderson had six assists.
The Pride improve to 2-0 against the Fightin’ Blue Hens on the season. Hofstra defeated Delaware 91-46 on Dec. 28. The Pride and the Fightin’ Blue Hens next take the floor in the Colonial Athletic Conference Tournament.