The Consol Energy Center was the backdrop for the 80th edition of Pittsburgh’s City game featuring Pitt and Duquesne. For me, it was the 1st one that I have witnessed live and in person.
Curtis Aiken joined The Fan Morning Show Thursday to talk with the guys about the Panther 80-69 victory over the Duquesne Dukes.
Among the things the University of Pittsburgh Panthers (6-1) did well their 80-69 win over the Duquesne Dukes (4-3) in last night’s City Game, two of them in a back-to-back sequence were agreed by all parties involved to be the dagger that would be the one that killed. The piercing of the skin was the already known and glaring disadvantage for Duquesne, a rebound, and the shove into the gut was an uncontested three.
(93-7 The FAN) — Ashton Gibbs scored 18 points and No. 17 Pittsburgh downed crosstown rival Duquesne 80-69 on Wednesday night in the annual City Game.
Duquesne men’s basketball players know the deal when it comes to the No. 17 University of Pittsburgh Panthers, (5-1) who they play tomorrow night in the always hyped-up City Game at Consol Energy Center.
Duquesne head men’s basketball coach Ron Everhart checks in with Vinnie & Cook on Sportsradio 93-7 The Fan.
T.J. McConnell on a fast break down the floor, a defender on his side, Eric Evans filling in the opposite lane to receive a one-handed cross-key bounce pass from McConnell, leading to Evans’ beautiful behind-the-back assist to B.J. Monteiro, who was trailing down the middle, to lay the ball in for two.
After five days and no games for the Duquesne men’s basketball team, who went 2-1 in the 2k Sports Classic benefiting Coaches vs. Cancer in Valparaiso, they finally are back on the playing grind tomorrow night taking on The University of Louisiana-Lafayette (3-3), also coming off three games in three days.
(93-7 The FAN) — The Duquesne Dukes lost their second game of the season Sunday to Valparaiso, 84-68.
The boys are taking it back to the good old days, the AAU days, the days of three games in three days. Duquesne men’s basketball team left yesterday for Indiana, as Valparaiso hosts the conclusion of the 2K Sports Coaches vs. Cancer Classic. They take on the University of the District of Columbia, Akron and Valparaiso on November 18th, 19th and 20th respectively.
PITTSBURGH (93-7 The FAN)– After the first exhibition game of the season, Duquesne men’s basketball senior B.J. Monteiro said something profound—something that holds true in most games, with most teams and in most sports. He […]
Duquesne University men’s head basketball coach Ron Everhart announced today that Dovovon Jack (Reading, Pa/Berks Catholic)and Willie Moore (Cincinnati, Ohio/Aiken), two of the top rated players in Pennsylvania and Ohio respectively, have both signed National Letters of Intent for the 2013 season.
(93-7 The FAN/AP) — Jordin Mayes scored 16 of his 19 points in the second half, Jesse Perry had his second straight double-double and No. 16 Arizona pulled away from Duquesne for a 67-59 victory Wednesday night.
Anticipation to the first game of the regular season is always high, but when your matchup is ranked 16th in the country and the game is on national television, the butterflies might tend to be a little more active.
Just before tonight’s game one of the refs said, “I’m only as good as my last call.” The same ref made a goaltending call in the second half that spectator consensus probably would have refuted. Then, a fan said, “Hey, it’s early in the season,” after stating his opinion about the refutable-worthy call.