Ohio 86, Delaware 70

Armon Bassett scored 27 points and DeVaughn Washington had 21

points, leading Ohio to an 86-70 win over Delaware on Saturday.

Tommy Freeman added 12 points for the Bobcats (5-3), who snapped

a three-game losing streak.

Bassett finished 8-for-12 from the floor and was 9 of 10 from

the foul line, while Washington shot 8-for-10 from the field.

Alphonso Dawson’s layup put the Blue Hens (2-7) up 2-0 just over

1 minute into the game – it would be their last lead. A Freeman

3-pointer sparked a 12-2 Bobcats run and they never trailed

again.

The Bobcats led by nine at halftime and outscored Delaware 49-42

in the second.

The Blue Hens turned the ball over 18 times, and Ohio finished

with 10 steals. The Bobcats were 6 of 14 from 3-point range, while

Delaware went just 4 of 19.

Dawson paced the Blue Hens with 20 points.