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 Arizona guard T.J. McConnell holds his position while defending Missouri forward Johnathan Williams III in the first half of a game at the Maui Invitational on Monday, Nov. 24, 2014, in Lahaina, Hawaii. (AP Photo/)

Ex-Duquesne guard bright spot at Arizona

Former Chartiers Valley standout T.J. McConnell close to reaching all his goals as the point guard for No. 3 Arizona.

1 day ago


District college football roundup: Dukes shut out Colonials, 22-0

Michael LoPresti passed for two touchdowns as Duquesne completed a 6-6 season.

5 days ago


Duquesne hoping stars bright in heart of Texas

The Dukes will face Abilene Christian tonight and will be trying for their first 2-0 start since 2009-10 season.

6 days ago


 Consol Energy Center will host 2015 and 2018 NCAA Tournament action.

NCAA Men's Tournament to return to Pittsburgh in 2018

However, Pittsburgh was not selected to host any of the 2017-20 NCAA women's Final Fours, the NCAA announced Monday.

1 week ago


District roundup: Slippery Rock claims PSAC crown

The Rock won its first conference championship in 40 years Saturday by beating Bloomsburg, 28-26.

1 week ago


 Duquesne's Derrick Colter puts up a 3-point shot against Bluefield State's Michael Maynor in the second half at the A.J. Palumbo Center Saturday afternoon.

Derrick Colter has big return for Duquesne in win

Junior Derrick Colter returned from a battle with cancer to lead the Dukes with 26 points in a season-opening win against Bluefield State.

1 week ago


 Duquesne head coach Jim Ferry talks to players during practice Thursday afternoon, October 30, 2014.

Defense is focus as Dukes open season

The Dukes begin the season today against Bluefield State with an unsettled lineup, but coach Jim Ferry’s primary concern is defense.

1 week ago


Duquesne basketball signs lone recruit for 2015 class

Duquesne opened and closed its 2015 recruiting class when forward Nakye Sanders signed, staking a claim on the Dukes' lone open scholarship.

2 weeks ago


The Rock reaches PSAC title game

District roundup: The Rock blew past Clarion to set up a championship rematch with PSAC East power Bloomsburg.

2 weeks ago


Gill sparks Duquesne to exhibition victory against Shippensburg

Duquesne slips past Shippensburg, 72-69, in exhibition game.

2 weeks ago


Key stretch begins for Duquesne

Duquesne’s run of conference games to end the season begins with a tough test today in Bryant.

2 weeks ago


 Duquesne's Micah Mason puts up a three-point shot during a practice last month.

Exhibition offers Dukes chance for early momentum

The Dukes play their lone exhibition game tonight against Shippensburg and hope it allows them to start implementing a winning mindset.

3 weeks ago


 Duquesne's Micah Mason drives to the net against Dayton's Vee Sanford in a game at the Consol Energy Center last season.

Duquesne men's basketball: Three keys to the season

Stephen Nesbitt breaks down the three biggest issues for the Dukes this season.

3 weeks ago


 Duquesne's Belma Nurkic slips through the Delaware defense for a shot.

Duquesne women's basketball: Three keys to the season

Stephen Nesbitt breaks down the three biggest issues for the Dukes this season.

3 weeks ago


 The Connecticut women once again appear to be one of the nation's best teams, and the Kentucky men could be the last squad standing with all of the Wildcats' NBA-caliber talent.

College basketball preview: Looking ahead to the 2014-15 season

The Connecticut Huskies captured both the men’s and women’s NCAA tournament titles last season.

3 weeks ago


 Duquesne's Micah Mason puts up a 3-pointer at practice Thursday afternoon.

Duquesne's Micah Mason will switch to point guard

Coach Jim Ferry knows Micah Mason can do more than shoot, and he is giving him the chance to prove it as the Dukes starting point guard.

4 weeks ago


District football roundup: Backup QB leads Duquesne to rout

With starting quarterback Dillon Buechel out, backup Ryan Egolf stepped in and led the Dukes to an easy win against a Division II foe.

1 month ago


District football roundup: California holds on to knock off IUP

The Vulcans took down the rival Crimson Hawks Saturday in a pivotal PSAC West clash.

1 month ago


 Duquesne basketball head coach Jim Ferry during a 2013 press conference.

Preseason poll pegs Duquesne men to finish 11th

Never mind the Dukes were picked 11th out of 14 teams in the Atlantic 10’s preseason poll; coach Jim Ferry is ready to strengthen his team.

1 month ago


District football roundup: Duquesne holds on for win

The Dukes won their fourth game in a row by beating Central Connecticut State in their Northeast Conference opener.

1 month ago


Optimism is a big word around Duquesne basketball

Young men’s and women’s teams are eager to get their season underway while trying to replace their leading scorers.

1 month ago


Duquesne fills out 2015 recruiting class

Nakye Sanders, a 6-foot-7, 220-pound forward from Tottenville (N.Y.) High School, verbally committed on Monday.

1 month ago


Duquesne picks up commitment from Staten Island's Nakye Sanders

The 6-foot-7, 220-pound forward from Tottenville High School visited the Bluff last weekend.

1 month ago


District college football preview: Unbeatens battle in PSAC West

Slippery Rock and Gannon enter the game today at 6 p.m. undefeated and largely untested, putting them alone atop the PSAC West.

1 month ago


 Kadeem Pantophlet formerly with the Duquesne University basketball team, is now one of the university's top soccer players.

Dukes soccer star lands on his feet

When Kadeem Pantophlet’s basketball career at Duquesne was over, he needed change. Rather than transfer schools, he switched sports.

1 month ago


District college football: California has tough test afoot

After a 33-24 win last week against Virginia State, California faces an early measuring stick in Bloomsburg,2013 PSAC champion.

2 months ago


 “I didn’t understand at first, and then you hear that word — cancer … It was like everything just stopped.” — Duquesne's Derrick Colter

Duquesne guard Colter's cancer in remission

Duquesne basketball guard Derrick Colter stayed upbeat during radiation treatment, and his cancer (non-Hodgkins lymphoma) is in remission.

2 months ago


District preview: Duquesne confident despite 0-1 start

Duquesne faces another major test Saturday when the Dukes visit Youngstown State.

2 months ago


 Consol Energy Center will host the 2017 Atlantic 10 men's basketball tournament.

Consol to host Atlantic 10 men's basketball tournament in 2017

Duquesne University athletic director Greg Amodio says it’s another boost to college basketball’s visibility in Pittsburgh.

2 months ago


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