men’s basketball

Men’s hoops takes care of business against St. Louis, win first conference matchup

Men’s hoops takes care of business against St. Louis, win first conference matchup

By Andrew Holman | The Duquesne Duke The Duquesne men’s basketball team outplayed the Saint Louis Billikens in a high scoring bout at the A.J. Palumbo Center, winning by a score of 81-71 Wednesday night. The night started with a turnover form Derrick Colter, but the Dukes quickly went on a 15-0 run, allowing fans […]

Men’s team in rut after Jones, Mason catch injury bug

Men’s team in rut after Jones, Mason catch injury bug

By Joseph Sykes | Sports Editor The Duquesne men’s basketball team currently owns a record of 10-4 nearly halfway through the 2015-16 season, which is something to marvel at if you’ve been following the Red & Blue the past few years. However, with injuries to starting seniors Micah Mason and Jeremiah Jones, the Dukes over […]

Dukes off to best start since 1979-80 with win over UMBC

Dukes off to best start since 1979-80 with win over UMBC

By Andrew Holman | The Duquesne Duke It was evident that Duquesne was focused and ready to rebound from its loss to Pitt. The Dukes played aggressive defense from the opening whistle, forcing turnovers and getting active on the glass on their way to defeating UMBC 89-70. This win advanced the Dukes to a 7-2 […]

Rhodes ready for season after beating cancer

Rhodes ready for season after beating cancer

By Joseph Sykes | Sports Editor John Rhodes is a man familiar with success. From being a standout basketball player at Ohio University in the late 1980s to coaching his alma mater to the NCAA tournament in 2005, the Dukes’ assistant coach never had trouble making a name for himself. When Rhodes was diagnosed with […]

Men’s basketball unveils four new looks for 2015-16 season

Men’s basketball unveils four new looks for 2015-16 season

By Joseph Sykes | Sports Editor In order to feel good, you have to look good, and the Duquesne men’s basketball team knows that. To prove it, the team revealed some slick new threads in honor of the club’s 100th season on the Bluff. According to the players, they originally found out that they would […]

Men’s basketball travels across the pond

Men’s basketball travels across the pond

By: Andrew Holman | The Duquesne Duke The Duquesne Men’s Basketball team made quite the trek this summer when they traveled across the pond to take on some of Ireland’s top-tier talent. This 2015 venture was the second international trip ever taken by the men’s basketball team. The first came in 2007 when the squad […]