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Six-one guard is newest member of the 2014-15 recruiting class

PITTSBURGH - Duquesne University head men's basketball coach Jim Ferry has announced the signing of junior college All-American guard Jordan Stevens to a National Letter of Intent.

04/30/2014 - 21:59
PSR Staff
Six-five guard Eric James joins 2014-15 recruiting class

Duquesne University head men's basketball coach Jim Ferry has announced the signing of 6-5 guard Eric James (Westerville, Ohio/Westerville Central) to a National Letter of Intent.

04/25/2014 - 15:42
PSR Staff
Six-seven forward is first member of 2014-15 recruiting class

Duquesne University head men's basketball coach Jim Ferry has announced the signing of 6-7 forward TySean Powell (Twinsburg, Ohio/IMG (Fla.) Academy) to a National Letter of Intent.

04/22/2014 - 17:36
PSR Staff
Colter leads five Dukes in double figures

Derrick Colter hit a career-high five 3-pointers to lead five Duquesne players in double figures with 21 points as DU used its long-range shooting to defeat George Mason 81-69 in the regular season

03/08/2014 - 23:56
PSR Staff
Ovie Soko had 18 points and 12 rebounds, and Micah Mason hit four 3-pointers, but it wasn't enough for the upset as the Duquesne fell to UMass 77-74.

PITTSBURGH - Trey Davis came off the bench to score 16 of his 20 points in the second half - including a big late 3-pointer - to lead Massachusetts to a 78-74 win over Duquesne at

03/06/2014 - 00:18
PSR Staff
Nation's top 3-point shooter honored for scoring career high 22 points in win at No. 10 St. Louis

Duquesne's Micah Mason, of Highlands High School, has been named Atlantic 10 co-Player of the Week for his performance in Duquesne's 71-64 win at No. 10 St. Louis last week.

03/03/2014 - 16:06
PSR Staff
Micah Mason and Jerry Jones were a combined 7-of-9 from 3-point range and 14-of-18 from the floor as Duquesne beat No. 10 St. Louis 71-64, the Dukes first win over a top 10 team on the road since 1962.

In their biggest win in the Jim Ferry era—and perhaps the biggest upset in college basketball this season—the Dukes’ win at Chaifetz Arena in St.

02/27/2014 - 23:16
Dan Sostek
Duquesne led by 18 points early in the second half but scored just 11 over the final 18 minutes and lost 57-54 to Dayton on Saturday. Ovie Soko led the Dukes with 26 points.

The Consol Energy Center was divided into two hemispheres when Duquesne hosted Dayton Saturday afternoon, as Dayton fans occupied seats behind the benches while the Duquesne faithful sat crosscourt

02/22/2014 - 18:48
Ryan Bertonaschi
Duquesne battled back from a 14-point deficit to take a three-point lead with 2:34 left, but St. Bonaventure scored the last seven points to pull out a 71-67 win over the Dukes.

Matthew Wright scored 22 points, including a pair of free throws with 12 seconds left, to help St. Bonaventure hold off Duquesne 71-67 at Reilly Center.

02/19/2014 - 23:02
PSR Staff
Soko goes over 1,000-point mark in win

KINGSTON, RI - Ovie Soko went over the 1,000 career-point mark in posting a 19-12 double-double and freshman LG Gill came off the bench to score a career-high 19 points to lead Duq

02/15/2014 - 18:50
PSR Staff
I was in a minor league press box in Charlotte, NC, last month, taking in one of Gregory Polanco’s final triple-A games. A colleague, upon learning I was from Pittsburgh, approached me with a question.
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Quick. Fill in the blank: The Steelers’ current receiving corps is (fill in the blank). Deep? Bottom-heavy? Talented yet unproven?
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Steve Blass was signed by the Pirates as an amateur free agent in 1960 and made his major league debut in 1964. From 1968 through 1972, Blass was one of the National League’s best pitchers.
Feature ThreeNorth Shore Notes
It’s an odd thought for Sterling Jenkins. It’s still a year away, but after he finishes his senior year at Baldwin High School, he’ll be playing college football at Penn State.
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In Dr. Pat Farabaugh’s book “An Unbreakable Bond,” he tells the unedited story of Pittsburgh native and St. Francis (PA) grad Maurice Stokes and his NBA teammate, fellow Pittsburgher Jack Twyman.
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When Pittsburgh canine officer Rocco died in the line of duty in January, Chris Benson of Benstonium.com created a design to pay tribute to the fallen officer. When The Black N Gold Girls shared his design on Facebook, their followers decided to help.
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The NHL handed out their annual awards at the end of June, and the Penguins' Sidney Crosby captured a hat trick, securing the Hart Trophy (MVP), Art Ross Trophy (scoring champ) and the Ted Lindsay Award (MVP as voted by the players).
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Pittsburgh is city full of sports heroes and legendary figures. The list of Pittsburgh sports legends is long, but it begins with the following four men.
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