Duquesne head coach Jim Ferry calls out to his team as they take on Saint Joseph's in the second half Wednesday night, January 7, 2015.

Dukes' three-man recruiting class fills need in backcourt

Duquesne solidifies its backcourt for the future as part of its three-player recruiting class.

2 days ago

NCAA basketball rules changes afoot

NCAA basketball rules committee recommends 30-second shot clock and other rules to increase scoring and speed up pace.

6 days ago

A-10 commissioner McGlade signs contract extension through 2021

McGlade has presided over widespread realignment since assuming her post in 2008.

2 weeks ago

Duquesne lands shooting guard Josh Steel from UK

Steel, who will be a freshman next season, becomes the third and final member of Duquesne's class.

2 weeks ago

 Pitt men's basketball coach Jamie Dixon added another graduate transfer to the roster.

Pitt adds rebounding star from Brown as a graduate transfer

Pitt, Duquesne and Robert Morris all bolster their rosters in an active Monday for signings and verbal commitments.

2 weeks ago

Duquesne nabs transfer guard Tarin Smith from Nebraska

"I just felt that it was a really good fit as far as the campus, the style of play and where the program is headed," Smith said.

2 weeks ago

A-10 reaches agreement with Sinclair to televise sports events on ASN

The agreement will begin in the fall of 2015 and will impact members like Duquesne.

3 weeks ago

Dukes release two guards for transfer purposes

Jordan Stevens and Desmond Ridenour, guards who saw little playing time, are expected to be only players to transfer from Duquesne this

1 month ago

 Duquesne's Jordan Stevens drives to the net against Pitt's Chris Jones in the first half at Consol Energy Center.

Duquesne guards Stevens, Ridenour to transfer

Coach Jim Ferry said he is expecting no other players to transfer.

1 month ago

Bria Holmes leads Mountaineers to rout of Dukes in WNIT

West Virginia (21-14) rolled into the WNIT quarterfinals for the first time since 2005 with a 60-39 win against Duquesne at WVU Coliseum

1 month ago

Duquesne meets familiar foe, West Virginia, in WNIT

Duquesne has never advanced past the third round of the WNIT. West Virginia stands in its way.

1 month ago

Duquesne women defeat Richmond, 48-47, in second round of NIT tournament

After digging out of an early hole to build a second half lead, Duquesne withstood a late rally before defeating Richmond, 48-47.

1 month ago

Duquesne women tackle postseason with gusto despite snub from NCAA

Duquesne women embrace postseason opportunity as they prepare for Richmond.

1 month ago

Women’s NIT roundup: Duquesne pulls away to defeat Youngstown State

Duquesne defeated Youngstown State, 72-54, in the first round of the Women’s National Invitation Tournament (WNIT) in Youngstown, Ohio.

2 months ago

 James Roever, left, and Dave Smith of Connor Sports Flooring set up the vinyl banner at the Consol Energy Center on Tuesday.

Behind the Madness: Many work tirelessly to make NCAA tournament a success

Pittsburgh is hosting two regional rounds of the premier event of men’s college basketball at Consol Energy Center Thursday and Saturday.

2 months ago

 “It’s something that hurts and anyone who tells you differently is lying," Duquesne coach Dan Burt said of his team missing out on the NCAA tourney.

Another agonizing NCAA snub for Duquesne women

Despite winning at least 20 games for the seventh consecutive season, Duquesne did not see its name revealed on the NCAA bracket Monday.

2 months ago

 Duquesne's L.G. Gill drives to the basket as George Washington's John Kopriva defends Thursday in the Atlantic 10 tournament at Barclays Center in New York.

Drained Duquesne eliminated from Atlantic 10 tournament by George Washington

Micah Mason had 22 points, but the 11th-seeded Dukes fell, 73-55, to sixth-seeded George Washington (21-11).

2 months ago

Dukes outwork Billikens for win

Duquesne gets spark in second to advance to next round against George Washington in Atlantic 10 Conference tournament.

2 months ago

Tickets still available for NCAA at Consol Energy Center

The NCAA announced that a limited number of tickets are on sale for second- and third-round games next Thursday and Saturday.

2 months ago

 Duquesne's L.G. Gill is one of several players who can try to use the A-10 tournament as a launching pad for next season.

Duquesne begins A-10 tournament with an eye toward the future

This week’s onference tournament represents a clean slate after an underwhelming season for the young Dukes.

2 months ago

 Duquesne's L.G. Gill dunks against George Washington during a game Wednesday, February 11, 2015 at the A.J. Palumbo Center.

Dukes make push for A-10 tournament bye

Duquesne’s season has taken a turn for the better since the most recent time it played Davidson.

2 months ago

Davidson slam Dukes in 107-78 blowout

As TySean Powell skied for a thunderous, rim-rattling dunk in the first half of Duquesne’s game against Davidson, a familiar scene was

2 months ago

 Duquesne's Dominique McKoy drives to the net against Saint Joseph's Isaiah Miles in the first half Wednesday night, January 7, 2015.

Duquesne's lone senior Dominique McKoy pushes for strong ending to college career

Dukes senior forward Dominique McKoy is looking to end his college career on a high note.

2 months ago

Duquesne University football player dies

Chris Johnson, 22, a senior defensive back at Duquesne University, was found dead Friday of a self-inflicted gunshot wound.

2 months ago

Duquesne dominates Saint Louis, 79-66

Micah Mason scored a team-high 20 points, continuing a two-week run that has been among the best in the junior’s college career.

2 months ago

 Duquesne head coach Jim Ferry argues a call to a referee as his team takes on George Washington in the first half Wednesday. February 11, 2015, at the A.J. Palumbo Center.

Duquesne looks to continue strong play at home

Differences between their performance at home and on the road defines the season so far for the Dukes.

2 months ago

Duquesne women riding high on win streak

An eight-game win streak has Duquesne women’s basketball on the verge of history

2 months ago

Colter helps Duquesne shock Dayton at Consol, 83-73

After receiving some words of wisdom from a Duquesne legend, Derrick Colter’s big game helped the Dukes upset the Atlantic 10 leaders.

3 months ago

 Pitt's Michael Young works against Duquesne's Darius Lewis and L.G. Gill in the first half at Consol Energy Center Friday night, December 5, 2014.

Duquesne's Consol arrangement brings fans, if not wins

The Dukes are in the third season of playing some games at Consol Energy Center, and officials from the school and arena are happy about it.

3 months ago


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