atlantic 10 women’s basketball

Second half surge sends Duquesne WBB to Richmond

Second half surge sends Duquesne WBB to Richmond

By Andrew Holman | Sports Editor The No. 7 seeded Duquesne Dukes women’s basketball team hosted No. 10 George Mason at the A.J. Palumbo Center in the opening round of the 2017 Atlantic 10 Women’s Basketball Championship on Saturday afternoon and pulled out a 66-55 win to advance to the next round of the tournament […]

WBB continues slide after 76-63 loss to Charlotte

WBB continues slide after 76-63 loss to Charlotte

By Andrew White | Staff Writer The Duquesne women’s basketball team suffered a double-digit loss to its former Atlantic 10 foe, the Charlotte 49ers, on Tuesday night, dropping them to a 4-6 record to begin the 2016-17 season. Charlotte guard Lefty Webster scored 22 points to lead the 49ers to a 76-63 win over the […]

Women’s hoops stumbles to win over Lehigh

Women’s hoops stumbles to win over Lehigh

By Bri Schmid | Staff Writer On Sunday afternoon, the Duquesne women’s basketball team took to the court at the A.J. Palumbo Center for the first time this season for a nonconference matchup with Lehigh University. This game came just days after the Dukes suffered a tough loss to Ohio State on Friday, so it […]

Duquesne WBB looks to maintain recent success

Duquesne WBB looks to maintain recent success

By David Borne | Staff Writer The 2015-16 season for the Duquesne Dukes women’s basketball team was one they will never forget. However, with the 2016-17 season rapidly approaching, the team must move on from their best season in program history, and start a new journey toward reaching the NCAA Tournament. Coach Dan Burt will […]

Women’s basketball must find stride in 2014

Addison Smith | Sports Editor Once again, the Duquesne women’s basketball has to endure lofty expectations. However, this time they’re doing so under a new coach, new teammates and new conference foes. The Dukes were picked to finish third overall in the Atlantic 10 in the preseason ranking while senior forwards Wumi Agunbiade and Orsi […]