BROOKINGS, S.D. (AP) — Isaiah Davis ran for two touchdowns and top-seeded South Dakota State defeated Delaware 42-6 on Saturday in a second-round FCS playoff game that ended with just over a minute to go after Blue Hens quarterback Ryan O'Connor was carted off the field.
DOVER, Del. (AP) — DeShaun Wade had 21 points in Longwood's 75-49 win over Delaware State on Saturday.
Wade had six rebounds for the Lancers (5-4). Jesper Granlund scored 12 points while going 5 of 8 (2 for 4 from distance), and added six rebounds.
NEWARK, Del. (AP) — Jyare Davis scored 25 points as Delaware beat Davidson 69-67 on Saturday.
Davis added seven rebounds, five assists, three steals, and three blocks for the Fightin' Blue Hens (4-4).
NEWARK, Del. (AP) — An armed person led officers on a lengthy chase Friday that involved multiple carjackings and gunfire — and ended when the suspect was fatally shot, Delaware State Police said.
The odds appear to be stacked against unseeded Delaware when the Blue Hens travel west to face top-seeded South Dakota State in the Championship Subdivision playoffs this weekend.
Just over 18 months ago, when the pandemic pushed the FCS season into the spring, Delaware made the same trip in the national semifinals and was beaten 33-3.
NEWARK, Del. (AP) — Greg Dolan's 15 points helped Cornell defeat Delaware 74-67 on Thursday night.
Dolan shot 5 of 9 from the field and 3 for 3 from the line for the Big Red (6-1). Nazir Williams shot 5 for 10, including 1 for 4 from beyond the arc to add 11 points.
WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) _ Marvell Technology, Inc. (MRVL) on Thursday reported fiscal third-quarter net income of $13.3 million, after reporting a loss in the same period a year earlier.
On a per-share basis, the Wilmington, Delaware-based company said it had net income of 2 cents.
NEW CASTLE, Del. (AP) — Four people are dead after a head-on collision involving a wrong-way driver on an interstate highway, Delaware authorities said Thursday.
Delaware State Police said the collision happened at about 11:30 p.m.
DOVER, Del. (AP) — A federal appeals court panel has ruled in favor of a former Delaware prison inmate who claimed he was deprived of his constitutional rights by being placed into solitary confinement for a long period despite his mental illness.
DOVER, Del. (AP) — A Delaware judge on Monday halted a lawsuit filed by basketball legend Julius Erving against a brand-development and marketing company, ruling that the dispute must go to arbitration.
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Clark Slajchert scored 26 points and Pennsylvania cruised to an 86-73 victory over Delaware on Sunday night.
Slajchert had three steals for the Quakers (5-4). Jordan Dingle hit four 3-pointers and scored 22.
LYNCHBURG, Va. (AP) — Darius McGhee had 23 points in Liberty's 80-53 win over Delaware State on Saturday night.
McGhee shot 9 for 13, including 5 for 8 from beyond the arc for the Flames (4-3).
NEWARK, Del. (AP) — Nolan Henderson threw for four touchdowns, three to Chandler Harvin, and Delaware beat Saint Francis (Pa.) 56-17 on Saturday in the first round of the FCS playoffs.
The Blue Hens (8-4), who gained an at-large berth and home game after going 4-4 in the Colonial Athletic Association, will play at top-seeded South Dakota State next Saturday.
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Jameer Nelson Jr. had 17 points in Delaware's 78-50 win against Hartford on Saturday.
Nelson also contributed five rebounds, five assists, and five steals for the Fightin' Blue Hens (3-2).
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Jyare Davis scored 24 points as Delaware beat Colgate 72-68 on Friday.
Davis shot 10 for 18 (2 for 5 from 3-point range) and 2 of 3 from the free throw line for the Fightin' Blue Hens (2-2).
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Adama Sanogo scored 26 points to lead No. 25 UConn to a 95-60 victory over Delaware State on Sunday.
Donovan Clingan had 16 points and three blocked shots, Jordan Hawkins finished 11 points and nine rebounds, Joe Calcaterra added 11 points, five rebounds and five assists and Alex Karaban scored 10 points for unbeaten UConn (5-0).
DOVER, Del. (AP) — Hajj-Malik Williams threw for 211 yards and a touchdown and Campbell beat Delaware State 34-7 on Saturday.
Campbell (5-6, 2-3 Big South Conference) snapped a four-game losing streak while Delaware State (5-6, 2-3) ends its season losing four of its last five.
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Connor Watkins scored on a 2-yard run with 1:11 remaining and Villanova rallied to beat Delaware 29-26 on Saturday.
Watkins opened the scoring with a 7-yard run to give Villanova (6-5, 4-4 Colonial Athletic Association) a 7-0 first-quarter lead.
A Delaware business owner has been sentenced to 30 days of incarceration for storming the U.S. Capitol after seeing the riot erupt on a Tinder date's television and taking an Uber ride to join the mob's attack, court records show.
DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — Kyle Filipowski led No. 7 Duke with 18 points in the Blue Devils' 92-58 victory over Delaware on Friday night.
Filipowski made 7 of 13 shots and had eight rebounds for the Blue Devils (3-1).
VILLANOVA, Pa. (AP) — Eric Dixon's 17 points helped Villanova defeat Delaware State 60-50 on Monday night.
Dixon added seven rebounds for the Wildcats (2-1). Brandon Slater scored 15 points and added five rebounds.
WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) — Testimony began Monday in a Delaware courtroom where a Tesla shareholder is challenging a compensation plan for CEO Elon Musk potentially worth more than $55 billion.
The lawsuit alleges that the performance-based stock option grant was negotiated by a compensation committee and approved in 2018 by Tesla board members who had conflicts of interest due to personal and professional ties to Musk.
DOVER, Del. (AP) — Hosea Robinson returned a blocked punt for a touchdown, Carlvainsky Decius had a pick-6 and Devan Hebron recovered a fumble in the end zone to power Morgan State to a 37-7 win over Delaware State on Saturday.
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — Jake Heidbreder had 26 points in Air Force's 75-71 win over Delaware on Friday night.
Heidbreder added seven rebounds for the Falcons (1-1). Ethan Taylor scored 14 points, going 5 of 10 from the floor, including 2 for 5 from distance, and 2 for 5 from the line.
DOVER, Del. (AP) — Brandon Stone scored 25 points as Delaware State beat Immaculata 104-67 on Thursday night.
Stone added nine rebounds for the Hornets (1-1).
Khyrie Staten scored 21 points while shooting 7 for 15 (3 for 7 from 3-point range) and 4 of 4 from the free throw line, and added six assists and four steals.
ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — Laila Phelia scored a career-high 20 points, Emily Kiser added 15 points and No. 25 Michigan opened its season with an 83-30 victory over Delaware State on Wednesday night.
The Wolverines have won 18 straight at Crisler Center, the nation’s fifth-longest active streak.
DOVER, Del. (AP) — Delaware Democrats solidified their hold on state government Tuesday, winning all statewide races and picking up another seat in the state Senate.
Democrats went into the election already in control of both chambers of the General Assembly, the governor’s office, and all other statewide elective offices.
DOVER, Del. (AP) — Democrat Lisa Blunt Rochester won reelection to Delaware’s lone seat in the U.S. House on Tuesday, defeating Republican challenger Lee Murphy to win a fourth term in Congress.
The race was a repeat of 2020, when Blunt Rochester easily defeated Murphy.
WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) _ DuPont de Nemours, Inc. (DD) on Tuesday reported third-quarter profit of $367 million.
On a per-share basis, the Wilmington, Delaware-based company said it had profit of 73 cents.
BLACKSBURG, Va. (AP) — Grant Basile poured in 30 points and grabbed 10 rebounds in his Virginia Tech debut, leading the Hokies to a 95-57 romp past Delaware State in a season opener on Monday night.
WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) _ Ashland Inc. (ASH) on Monday reported fiscal fourth-quarter profit of $57 million.
The Wilmington, Delaware-based company said it had net income of $1.04 per share. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring costs and to account for discontinued operations, were $1.46 per share.
DOVER, Del. (AP) — Spending in the waning days of this year’s campaign season by some Delaware Democrats seeking to remain in office has dwarfed that of their Republican challengers, according to finance reports.
DOVER, Del. (AP) — The only federal race on Delaware’s ballot this year is a rematch between incumbent Democrat Lisa Blunt Rochester and Republican Lee Murphy for the state’s lone U.S. House seat.
Blunt Rochester, a former state labor secretary, was elected to the House in 2016 and is seeking a fourth two-year term.
ORANGEBURG, S.C. (AP) — Charles Peeler picked off a Tyrece Nick pass in overtime, Nathan Wilson kicked a 23-yard game-winning field goal and Delaware State withstood a South Carolina State fourth-quarter comeback to take a 27-24 victory on Saturday.
NEWARK, Del. (AP) — Nolan Henderson tied a career high with five touchdown passes and Delaware defeated Monmouth 49-17 on Saturday.
Henderson was 22-of-28 passing for 323 yards, averaging 11.5 yards per pass.
NEWARK, Del. (AP) _ Artesian Resources Corp. (ARTNA) on Thursday reported third-quarter profit of $6.1 million.
On a per-share basis, the Newark, Delaware-based company said it had profit of 65 cents.
DELAWARE, Ohio (AP) _ Franchise Group, Inc. (FRG) on Thursday reported a third-quarter loss of $121.2 million, after reporting a profit in the same period a year earlier.
On a per-share basis, the Delaware, Ohio-based company said it had a loss of $3.09.
Voters in President Joe Biden's home state of Delaware did most of their civic duty during the September primary, which tends to be where the competition in this true blue state happens. And it was no run-of-the-mill primary.
KYIV, Ukraine (AP) — Two U.S. senators met with families in Ukraine's capital Thursday and promised continued humanitarian support for the war-torn country as winter nears.
WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) _ InterDigital Inc. (IDCC) on Thursday reported third-quarter net income of $22.2 million.
On a per-share basis, the Wilmington, Delaware-based company said it had net income of 74 cents.
DOVER, Del. (AP) _ Chesapeake Utilities Corp. (CPK) on Wednesday reported third-quarter earnings of $9.7 million.
On a per-share basis, the Dover, Delaware-based company said it had net income of 54 cents.
WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) _ Enovis Corporation (ENOV) on Wednesday reported a third-quarter loss of $66.6 million, after reporting a profit in the same period a year earlier.
The Wilmington, Delaware-based company said it had a loss of $1.23 per share.
DOVER, Del. (AP) — The former president of the only financial institution to be criminally charged in connection with the federal bank bailout program in the wake of the 2008 financial crisis has reached a settlement with federal securities regulators in a related civil action.
WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) _ Incyte Corp. (INCY) on Tuesday reported third-quarter profit of $112.8 million.
The Wilmington, Delaware-based company said it had net income of 50 cents per share. Earnings, adjusted for one-time gains and costs, were 60 cents per share.
DOVER, Del. (AP) — Davius Richard's second touchdown pass of the game, 25 yards to E.J. Hicks with less than a minute to go, lifted North Carolina Central to a 28-21 victory over Delaware State on Saturday.
ELON, N.C. (AP) — Matthew McKay threw three touchdown passes, kicker Skyler Davis set a pair of school records, and Elon defeated Delaware 27-7 on Saturday.
McKay's touchdown passes of 19 yards to Chandler Brayboy, 11 yards to Bryson Daughtry and six yards to Malik Griffin all capped long scoring drives for the Phoenix.
WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) — A 70-year-old woman from Delaware hit the lottery twice within one week, claiming two six-figure rewards totaling $400,000.
The News Journal reports that the Newark woman, who wished to remain anonymous, bought two $100K Ultimate Cash Instant Game tickets and found that one was a winner.