DAYTON, Ohio (AP) -- Dyshawn Pierre scored 21 points, and Dayton led a double-digit lead slip away before rallying to beat Richmond 63-60 on Saturday night, remaining unbeaten at home.
The Flyers (16-3, 6-1 Atlantic 10) led by 10 points at halftime but went cold at the start of the second half, allowing the Spiders (10-9, 3-3) to make it a game.
Scoochie Smith's two free throws put...
DAYTON, Ohio (AP) -- Dyshawn Pierre scored 16 points, hauled in 14 rebounds and led Dayton to its seventh straight victory with a 61-50 win over La Salle on Wednesday night.
He got help from Scoochie Smith, who was scoreless in the first half but came on strong after the break, hitting a pair of 3-pointers and finishing 6 of 7 from the floor for 16 points as well.
Trailing by two...
A panel of Atlantic 10 media and coaches chose Dayton to finish third in the league standings this season.
Two Flyers who were a major part of the program's first Elite Eight appearance in 30 years received preseason all-conference recognition with guard Jordan Sibert tapped for the first team and forward Dyshawn Pierre picked for the second team.
In his first season eligible after...
The Dayton Flyers were understandably ecstatic on Thursday when they knocked off No. 6 seed Ohio State to advance to the third round of the NCAA Tournament. The victory took 40 minutes of hard-nosed basketball and hustle, and the celebration got a bit dangerous. After Aaron Craft missed a runner and the final seconds ticked […]
Ohio State’s Shannon Scott committed a bad foul with 26.3 seconds left in their first-round game against Dayton in the NCAA Tournament on Thursday that cost them team dearly. The Buckeyes were up 57-55 with under 30 seconds left and Dayton had the ball. The Flyers set up for a 3-point shot to take the […]
DAYTON, Ohio (AP) -- Dyshawn Pierre scored 21 points and grabbed 12 rebounds to carry Dayton to a 76-69 win over Rhode Island on Wednesday.
Devin Oliver and Jordan Sibert added 10 points apiece for the Flyers (17-8, 5-5 Atlantic 10), who made 24 of 29 free throws.
E.C. Matthews scored 22 points for the Rams (11-14, 2-8), who shot 52 percent. Hassan Martin had 14 points and a career...
Dyshawn Pierre had 19 points and 10 rebounds to lead Dayton over Murray State 72-51 on Sunday.
Dayton (10-3) has 10 nonconference wins for the eighth straight year. It was Pierre's third-straight game scoring and rebounding in double figures.
The Flyers had a 20-4 run capped by Pierre's 3-pointer to take a 33-21 lead. Yet two Dayton turnovers led to four points by T.J. Sapp, putting...
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December 29, 2013
Dyshawn Pierre scored 22 points and grabbed a career-high 14 rebounds as Dayton handled Iona 96-84 on Thursday night.
Dayton (9-2) never trailed, leading by as many as 15 points in the first half and extending a nine-point halftime lead to as many as 23 points in the second half. The Flyers shot 55.4 percent from the field and were 8 for 20 on 3-pointers. Khari Price was 4 for 5...
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December 19, 2013