Burnham’s boost helps No. 23 Charleston to 15th straight win

CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — Ben Burnham came off the bench to score 13 points and lead four players in double figures as No. 23 Charleston held off Delaware 75-64 for its 15th straight win on Saturday. Burnham keyed a 15-5 run in the second half that helped the Cougars extend the nation’s longest win streak. Burnham came in with Charleston trailing 51-50 and hit a layup, a short jumper and a dunk to give them some breathing room. Delaware played without top scorer Jameer Nelson Jr., who was averaging 19 points a game.

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