DOVER, Del. (AP) — Jameer Nelson Jr. registered 16 points and five steals as Delaware beat Delaware State 59-48 on Thursday night.
Ryan Allen had 14 points for Delaware (6-3).
Myles Carter had 17 points for the Hornets (2-5). Corey Perkins added 10 points. D'Marco Baucum had eight rebounds.
Dominik Fragala, the Hornets' second leading scorer heading into the matchup at 16 points per game, had only 6 points on 1-of-12 shooting.