UnitedHealthcare Health insurance that includes all Western PA hospitals
Tuesday August 16 2022
Leave this field empty.

Dukes rally in second half to blow out Fordham 81-66

PSR Logo
Five Dukes reach double-figures as Duquesne picks up third win in last four games

BRONX, NY - Derrick Colter, Micah Mason, Dominique McKoy and LG Gill scored 16 points each as Duquesne used the long ball to rally from a 12-point first half deficit to post an 81-66 win at Fordham.

Four Dukes combined to hit ten 3-pointers - including four from Gill - as DU snapped its road losing streak at 10.

Bryan Smith led Fordham, which saw its three-game home win streak ended, with 17.

Duquesne, behind eight early points from Colter, took a 16-11 lead on a Mason free throw at the 13:41 mark, but went scoreless for the next 6:45 as Fordham put together a 14-0 run to take a nine-point lead.

The Rams upped the lead to 12 on a Mandell Thomas 3-pointer with just over five minutes to go, before DU stormed back to close the half with an 18-3 run of its own fueled by four 3-pointers, including two by Mason, and six points from McKoy to take a 38-35 lead.

The Dukes picked up where they left off, hitting five 3-pointers in the first nine minutes of the second half to take a 58-42 on back-to-back Gill 3-pointers.

Fordham cut the lead to nine late, but Colter slammed the door with a three-point play with 2:09 to go.

Duquesne concludes the regular season at home vs. Davidson at on Saturday, March 7 at 7:00 p.m.

Share
PSR VIDEO
See video
Full size video and summary... Misc YouTube Player 1 Penguins TV Channel
See video
Full size video and summary... Misc YouTube Player 2Penguins TV Channel
See video
Full size video and summary... Misc YouTube Player 3Penguins TV Channel
Josh Bell had not hit a walk-off home run since he was a member of the Altoona Curve in 2015. He changed that Friday with a soaring shot for the left field loonies.
Custom 1North Shore Notes
Francisco Cervelli is as passionate about the current state of Venezuela as anybody you'll find. Last month, the Pirates' catcher spoke passionately about the movement, his country's state of affairs and the future of Venezuela.
Custom 2North Shore NotesPress Room
Gustav Nyquist and Jimmy Howard led the way for the Red Wings, who landed Pittsburgh its fourth straight regulation loss.
Blue LineCustom 3Press Room
Monday night was more than a game. For Jameson Taillon, it was another heave in an ongoing push to liberation from a disease that can break down the toughest of men.
Custom 4North Shore NotesPress Room