EASTON, Pa. -- Nate Darling scored 27 points and Delaware connected on its first nine shots of the second half to beat Lafayette 81-73 on Saturday to remain unbeaten at 5-0.
Delaware is off to its best start since the 1998-99 squad opened the season with eight consecutive wins.
The Blue Hens were 17 of 28 from the field in the second half, extending their three-point halftime lead and never trailing after intermission.
Delaware plays St. Francis (Pa.) on the road on Tuesday. Lafayette faces Penn at home on Tuesday.
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