Duquesne Edged By Dayton 76-74Charles Cooke scored 22 points, and Scoochie Smith hit a go-ahead 3-pointer with 47 seconds left to lift No. 19 Dayton past upset-minded Duquesne 76-74 on Tuesday night at University of Dayton Arena.
Florida 1st To Final Four, Beating Dayton 62-52Scottie Wilbekin scored 14 of his 23 points in the first half as Florida became the first team to advance to the Final Four with a 62-52 win over the 11th-seeded Dayton Flyers.
Dayton tops Stanford 82-72 in Sweet 16Jordan Sibert scored 18 points and Kendall Pollard added a season-high 12 while Dayton rolled past Stanford 82-72 to make the Elite Eight for the first time since 1984.
Rising Star: Dayton Forward Dyshawn PierreThe sophomore forward tallied 12 points and eight rebounds in the 60-59 win over Ohio State. He didn’t miss a shot, hitting both of his field goals and all seven of his foul shots.
Local Product Making Waves In NCAA TourneyEighteen years after leading Blackhawk High School to consecutive state championships, Archie Miller is now making history with a clipboard.
Dayton Runs On DukesMany times a stat sheet doesn’t tell the whole story, but it did tonight as Dayton (17-10, 7-6) defeated Duquesne (15-12, 6-7) 74-62 in a must-win game for both teams, as they stood tied in eighth place in the Atlantic 10.
Duquesne & Dayton Battle Tonight To End Losing StreaksThe Dukes (12-9,3-4) take on the Dayton Flyers (14-7,4-3) tonight at 7PM on the road, as both teams look to break a two-game losing streak.
Duquesne Extends Winning Streak To 10