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Duquesne played hard and kept it close against Atlantic 10 preseason favorite Dayton despite playing without two starters, but the Dukes’ lost their conference opener--also their first home loss of the season--on Saturday, 66-58.

PITTSBURGH -- “I thought we defended great tonight, which we needed to do obviously being down Micah [Mason] and Jeremiah [Jones],” head coach Jim Ferry said.

01/02/2016 - 22:09
Alex Stumpf
Adam Smith scored 17 points -- including two big second-half 3-pointers -- and Marcus Georges-Hunt added 20 to lead Georgia Tech (10-3) to a 73-67 win over Duquesne (10-3) at McCamish Pavilion.

Micah Mason scored 17 points - including five 3-pointers - and Eric James added 11 points and 11 rebounds in his first career start to lead Duquesne, which saw its four-game win streak snapped.

12/30/2015 - 00:02
PSR Staff
Derrick Colter scored 19 points and ‎Duquesne‬ dominated ‪‎Robert Morris‬ on the glass as the Dukes outlasted the Colonials 72-65.

PITTSBURGH - Duquesne had to hold off a late Robert Morris comeback to snap their five-game losing streak against the Colonials (2-10) and improve to 10-2 on the season.

12/19/2015 - 18:45
Alex Stumpf
Micah Mason scored 20 points and added four assists to help lead Duquesne to an 83-68 win over South Carolina State on Wednesday night.

PITTSBURGH - The senior guard reached the 1,000 point plateau to improve the Dukes to 9-2 on the season.

12/16/2015 - 22:27
Alex Stumpf
Micah Mason scored 20 points, including the go-ahead jumper with two seconds left, to give Duquesne to a 67-65 win over Saint Francis-PA on Saturday afternoon.

After a rough loss to intercity rival University of Pittsburgh Dec.

12/12/2015 - 18:42
Michael Kiwak
L.G. Gill posted career highs in points (22), rebounds (10) and 3-pointers (6) and Jeremiah Jones added a career-high 20 points to help Duquesne to its best start in 36 years with an 89-70 win over UMBC at Palumbo Center.

Derrick Colter added 19 points, including five 3-pointers, and nine assists and Micah Mason had 13 points and seven assists as the Dukes upped their record to 7-2.

12/08/2015 - 21:14
PSR Staff
Duquesne senior point guard Derrick Colter is putting the finishing touches on his remarkable career. Colter, who has started every game in his Duquesne career, entered his senior season 33rd on the Dukes’ all-time scoring list with 1,086 points.

Off the court, Colter had to deal with the death of his older brother JJ during his freshman season and survived a battle with cancer the following year.

12/07/2015 - 16:53
Tony DeFazio
Duquesne simply not ready to make the City Game a rivalry

PITTSBURGH - The Duquesne and Pitt basketball relationship is a big brother/little brother one.

12/04/2015 - 22:31
Alex Stumpf
Mike Young and James Robinson led five Panthers in double-figures as ‪‎Pitt‬ throttled ‎Duquesne‬ 96-75 to win their 15th consecutive City Game Friday night at CONSOL Energy Center.

PITTSBURGH - Robinson had his best game of the season with 18 points and 8 assists, while Young and graduate transfer Sterling Smith both had double-doubles as Pitt jumped out to a

12/04/2015 - 21:52
Mark Powell
Eric James and Micah Mason each scored 18 points as Duquesne fell one point shy from matching their season high to beat Mississippi Valley State 91-77.

PITTSBURGH - The Dukes improved to 6-1 on the year with the victory.

12/01/2015 - 22:00
Alex Stumpf
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