PITTSBURGH (AP) Derrick Colter scored a career-high 26 points to lead Duquesne to a 91-51 victory over Bluefield State in a season opener on Saturday.
Colter made 7 of 8 3-point attempts - also a career high for the junior - one short of the school record.
Micah Mason added 16 points and nine assists and Eric James had 14 points for the Dukes.
Duquesne hit 35 of 64 shots for 54...
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Something strange happened earlier in the week. Three was a rash of top 10 teams losing on Thursday evening, and one of them was then College Basketball Belt holder the St. Louis Billikens. The Duquesne Dukes went to St Louis and upended St Louis to claim the prize. They are 4-10 in the A-10.
Of course, Duquesne plays against UMass on Wednesday, and following that, UMass plays St...
Duquesne doesn't have many wins over highly ranked teams away from home. That didn't stop coach Jim Ferry from feeling good about his chances against No. 10 Saint Louis.
Micah Mason had 22 points, Jerry Jones added 19 and the Dukes surprised Saint Louis 71-64 on Thursday night to snap the Billikens' school-record, 19-game winning streak.
Saint Louis (25-3, 12-1 Atlantic...
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February 28, 2014
ST. LOUIS -- Micah Mason picked himself off the court and smiled.
There were 17 seconds left. The Duquesne sophomore sharpshooter knew it was over. So did the Saint Louis University fans, who were roaring just minutes earlier but now scurried for the exits.
Mason and his teammates took a losing record into Chaifetz Arena on Thursday night but walked out smiling. The visiting Dukes...
Saint Louis' second straight Atlantic 10 regular-season conference title might have seemed wrapped up for some time now. A share of it will be made official with one more win.
The 10th-ranked Billikens are looking to extend a school-record winning streak Thursday night against visiting Duquesne while also securing the top seed in next month's A-10 tournament.
Ovie Soko scored 25 points, converting 11 of 16 from the free throw line, to lead Duquesne to a come-from-behind, 71-64 win over the New Jersey Institute of Technology Wednesday night.
The Dukes, who snapped a four-game losing streak with an 83-81 win over St. Bonaventure Saturday, roared back from a 10-point deficit midway through the second half, taking the lead on a Derrick Colter...
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January 29, 2014
The Bonnies of St. Bonaventure and the Duquesne Dukes played about as evenly-matched of a game as possible today and, of course, it came down to the final possession. The Dukes trailed by one point on their home floor with 3.8 seconds remaining, and quickly got the ball into the hands of Derrick Colter, knowing that he would be the best at getting the ball up the floor quickly. He...
Duquesne coach Jim Ferry knows a victory against a ranked opponent can make a huge difference for a struggling program.
The rebuilding Dukes almost got one against No. 19 Saint Louis on Wednesday night.
Mike McCall scored 13 points, including two free throws with 13 seconds remaining, as Saint Louis avoided an upset by beating Duquesne 76-72.
''Winning a game like this...
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January 23, 2014
PITTSBURGH -- Mike McCall scored 13 points, including two free throws with 13 seconds remaining, as No. 19 Saint Louis avoided an upset by beating Duquesne 76-72 on Wednesday night.
Reserve forward Grandy Glaze added 12 points and Rob Loe had 10 for the Billikens (18-2, 5-0 Atlantic 10), who won their 12th consecutive game.
Ovie Soko scored 18 points to lead Duquesne (8-9, 1-4)....
Despite suffering through one of its worst offensive performances of the season, Saint Louis won its last game with relative ease.
The No. 19 Billikens seek their first 12-game winning streak in over 20 years Wednesday night when they visit Duquesne in an Atlantic 10 matchup.
Saint Louis continued its winning ways with a 70-48 victory over Fordham on Friday despite shooting 38.5...
Sometimes it’s great to give some love to the little guys. This afternoon, one of the best college football catches of the week came in Pittsburgh, courtesy of Sean Brady of the Duquesne Dukes.
The pass came from Dillon Buechel earlier in the 3rd quarter against Albany, and it’s worth watching, probably several times:
Kid has great hand.
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SETTING THE SCENE
Saint Louis (12-5, 1-2 A-10) looks to snap a season-long two-game skid when it visits Duquesne (7-11, 0-4 A-10) Wednesday, Jan. 23. Game time at the Palumbo Center is scheduled for 6 p.m. (CT).
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Kwamain Mitchell scored a game-high and team-season-high 29 points and Cody Ellis tallied a career-high 21, but Rhode Island rallied...
The Duquesne men’s basketball team is not set up to turn heads in any airports this season, nor are the door frames in the Palumbo Center in any real danger.
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The Dukes, under first-year head coach Jim Ferry, have three players on the roster taller than 6-foot-7, and will likely be among the shortest teams in America.
Yet, the situation begs the question...
The Penn State Icers (26-3-1) defeated the Duquesne Dukes 8-1on Friday evening at the Greenberg Ice Pavilion, extending their home winning streak to eighteen games.
On a night that would see six seniors honored for their commitment to Penn State Hockey over the course of their careers, it seemed only fitting that State College area native and current senior Kurt Collins gave Penn...
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- Dwayne Evans led five double-figure scorers with 13 points and Saint Louis limited Duquesne to 31 percent shooting in a 68-41 victory Saturday night.
Brian Conklin and Mike McCall Jr. scored 11 points apiece for the Billikens (15-4, 3-2 Atlantic 10), and Kwamain Mitchell and Kyle Cassity had 10 each. Evans also grabbed a game-high 10 rebounds as Saint Louis held...
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Dwayne Evans led five double-figure scorers with 13 points and Saint Louis limited Duquesne to 31 percent shooting in a 68-41 victory Saturday night.
Brian Conklin and Mike McCall Jr. scored 11 points apiece for the Billikens (15-4, 3-2 Atlantic 10), and Kwamain Mitchell and Kyle Cassity had 10 each. Evans also grabbed a game-high 10 rebounds as Saint Louis held its seventh opponent...
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January 21, 2012