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Sincere Carry to honor close friend with new jersey number

Sincere Carry to honor close friend with new jersey number

Adam Lindner | Staff Writer Oct. 10, 2019 Duquesne’s basketball history, dating back more than one century, has been graced with the likes of numerous great players. 2019 Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame inductee Chuck Cooper was a Duke from 1946-1950, while Sihugo Green averaged a double-double in 1954-55, helping the program to a […]

The Century Mark – Lessons learned from 100 seasons of Duquesne basketball

The Century Mark – Lessons learned from 100 seasons of Duquesne basketball

By Joseph Sykes | Sports Editor In 1914, Duquesne University was only 36 years old, Old Main was one of the tallest buildings in Pittsburgh and the school was set to kick off its first campaign of collegiate basketball. Unbeknownst to students and faculty at the time, over the next 100 seasons, Duquesne’s basketball program […]

Nixon’s pro success stems from time at Duquesne

Nixon’s pro success stems from time at Duquesne

By Julian Routh | Editor-In-Chief In a pivotal third game of the 1982 NBA Finals, the notorious “Showtime” Los Angeles Lakers were coming off their lone loss of the postseason and in need of a win at home over the scrappy Philadelphia 76ers. They would get the win, but not at the hands of future […]