Derrick Colter scored 22 points and Duquesne held on to beat St. Joseph’s 71-68 on Wednesday night, defeating the Hawks for the first time in their last five meetings.
Kyle Davis scored 17 points to lead a balanced attack that saw all five Dayton starters score at least 13 points on Saturday in an 81-55 Atlantic 10 opening rout of Duquesne.
Mike Myers had career-highs of 22 points and 14 rebounds, Devon Walker hit six 3-pointers and scored 21 points and Maryland-Eastern Shore defeated Duquesne 78-69 on Sunday.
Micah Mason scored 17 points with five 3-pointers and Jordan Stevens added 10 points with seven assists as Duquesne snapped a four-game skid in a big way, 79-63, over UMass-Lowell on Saturday.
Earl Brown scored 16 points, Ben Millaud-Meunier added 14 as St. Francis (Pa.) walloped Duquesne on the glass en route to a 67-52 win Wednesday night.
Duquesne can’t quite catch up, falls to Penn State, 64-62.
L.G. Gill made 8 of 11 from the floor to total 17 points and lead Duquesne to an 81-63 victory over Howard on Tuesday night.
Damon Lynn scored 27 points, including back-to-back 3-pointers that pushed NJIT into the lead for the final time as the Highlanders hung on to beat Duquesne 84-81 in a game that saw 10 ties and eight led changes on Saturday.
The NCAA has announced that the Consol Energy Center will host preliminary round games of the NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament in 2018.
Pittsburgh and an NBA franchise is something that gets brought up quite frequently. But could the steel city support four teams?
Two Duquesne University basketball players were arrested early Saturday after allegedly punching someone and leading police on a chase.
Pittsburgh native Charles Cooper was one of the first African Americans to break the NBA color barrier when he was drafted by the Boston Celtics in 1950, after he graduated from Duquesne University.