NEWARK, Del. (AP) Nolan Henderson threw three touchdown passes and Delaware scored 21 consecutive points in the second half to rally past Pennsylvania 28-27 on Saturday.
The Blue Hens (FCS No. 20) rallied from a 21-7 third-quarter deficit then held on after Penn's Isaiah Malcome scored on a 69-yard punt return to make the score 28-27. Nick Robinson's pass for the 2-point conversion and the lead was incomplete.
Henderson completed 20 of 29 passes for 260 yards with the three touchdowns for a passer rating of 178.4. His touchdowns of 11 yards to Gene Coleman and 17 yards to Bryce De Maille tied the game at 21. Will Knight's 6-yard run gave the Blue Hens (3-1) a 28-21 lead prior to Malcome's punt return.