NEWARK, Del. (AP) - Zack Rosen tied a career-high with 30 points, including 26 in the second half as Pennsylvania defeated Delaware 78-68 on Wednesday night.
The Quakers (5-4) led 61-58 with 4:20 to play and pulled away with an 11-2 run. Rosen's free throws made it 72-60 with 1:53 left in the game.
Pennsylvania made 12 of 20 from the field in the second half (60 percent), handing the Blue Hens their first loss at home this season and second loss since ending a five-game winning streak.
Miles Cartwright added 20 points and Conor Turley 14 for the Quakers. Jack Eggleston, who had 10 rebounds and eight points, crossed the 1,000-point mark on a free throw with 4:37 to play.
Delaware (5-4) shot 50 percent (27 of 54), while Pennsylvania shot 45 percent (22 of 49) but only turned it over four times.
Jawan Carter led the Blue Hens with 21 points and Jamelle Hagins added 17.
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