Host William & Mary took down the Dukes, 52-49, in a wild game that saw plenty of rallies and big plays from both sides.
The Nittany Lions, led by senior Brandon Taylor, ended their losing skid with a win against the nearby Bison.
Alumni are filled with pride for the Northeast Conference champion Dukes, who, win or lose, will pen a new chapter in team history today.
The Dukes, fresh off their first outright NEC championship, had a number of players feted by the conference Wednesday.
Derrick Colter scored 24 points, fellow senior Jeremiah Jones added a career-high 17, and the Dukes defeated Western Kentucky, 81-73.
Senior guards combine for 53 points as Duquesne wins, 96-92, in Florida tournament.
Pepperdine rolled to an 84-70 victory against Duquesne Monday in the first round of the Gulf Coast Showcase.
Fresh off a resounding victory against Penn State, Duquesne and its revamped defense prepares for perhaps an even tougher test.
The Dukes rallied from a 14-0 hole to come back and beat the Red Flash, 30-20, Saturday at Rooney Field.
With a win vs. Saint Francis, Pa., the Dukes will claim their first outright Northeast Conference title and reach the national tournament.
Upset bid falls short, West Virginia men win a laugher; Pitt and Duquesne women pick up victories.
A record-tying shooting night from deep lifts Duquesne to a 78-52 rout of Penn State, adding more promise to a potential turnaround season.
Two lopsided wins into the season, Duquesne prepares for its most telling test yet with a Friday night matchup with Penn State.
Micah Mason poured in a career-high 28 points, made 10 of his 13 shots to set the tone for the hot-shooting Dukes victory.
The Colonials fall to 0-2 after a blowout loss on the road to the Bearcats; Duquesne and RMU women fall, too, but Penn State women win.
Coach Jim Ferry “excited” about guards Mike Lewis and Spencer Littleson and forward Isiaha Mike.
After years of struggles and program-building, the 2015-16 season could be a make-or-break one for the Dukes and coach Jim Ferry.
Duquesne’s goal of a winning season in its fourth year under coach Jim Ferry got off to a solid start in its season-opener Friday night.
Duquesne made 52.5 percent of its shots and 12 different Dukes players scored, led by center Darius Lewis and guard Micah Mason.
After a long offseason, Duquesne ready to face Division II Urbana tonight in an exhibition at A.J. Palumbo Center.
The two will play each other in Morgantown on Friday at 6 p.m.
The Rock took down Clarion in dominating fashion to advance to its third consecutive PSAC title game, where it will face West Chester.
The Dukes finished 12-19 overall last season, 6-12 in conference play.
Head coach Dan Burt is 43-24 during his time with the Dukes.
A 30-second shot clock will be the most noticeable change, but several new rules could alter the game for good.
Paul Zeise and Sam Werner's preseason players to watch.
Post-Gazette basketball writer Paul Zeise picks his men's top 10:
In a clash of two teams still jockeying for position at the top of the divisional standings, IUP was able to rebound from its first PSAC
Post-Gazette basketball writer Sam Werner picks his women’s top 10: