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DU thumps area rival RMU to move to 1-1 in NEC

DU thumps area rival RMU to move to 1-1 in NEC

Adam Lindner | Sports Editor 10/18/2018 The Duquesne football team snapped a two-game skid on Oct. 13 and ran to its first Northeast Conference victory of the 2018 season in the process, when it beat the visiting Robert Morris Colonials, 48-24, at Arthur J. Rooney Athletic Field. Junior tailback A.J. Hines and senior defensive back […]

Duquesne hoops teams get crucial Saturday wins

Duquesne hoops teams get crucial Saturday wins

By Julian Routh and Natalie Fiorilli The wins keep coming. That’s the only clear takeaway from Saturday’s men’s and women’s basketball double-header, which saw two important victories for Duquesne in completely different fashions: one a sloppy nailbiter and the other a blowout over a top-25 team. Women’s Basketball: Duquesne 76, #25 St. John’s 57 It’s been […]

Douglas runs for 172 yards in Dukes’ win over RMU

Douglas runs for 172 yards in Dukes’ win over RMU

By Joseph Sykes | Sports Editor A sloppy, muddy field was the stage for the Duquesne football team’s 16-7 win over Robert Morris on the road last Saturday. Despite pulling out a win in the harsh conditions, that wasn’t the highlight of the night. The real highlight was sophomore running back Rafiq Douglas’ monster performance […]

Women’s soccer captures Steel City Classic crown

By: Joseph Sykes | Sports Editor After snagging a 2-0 victory over Robert Morris and a 3-0 win over St. Francis this past weekend, the Duquesne women’s soccer team now holds the title of 2015 Steel City Classic champions. Each member of the team put forth a dominating effort, but it was the squad’s rookie […]

Dukes win at Robert Morris for first time since 2006

Pat Higgins | Asst. Sports Editor In what’s becoming an emerging theme for the Dukes this season, the defense came up big again this weekend, this time a ways down I-376. Facing Robert Morris in their second game of their crucial NEC schedule after beating up on Wagner last week, the Dukes spoiled the Colonials’ […]

Number of alcohol violations increases

Number of alcohol violations increases

By Julian Routh | News Editor The number of liquor law violations on campus increased again in 2012, according to the public safety department’s annual security and fire safety report. There were 460 reported liquor law violations referred for disciplinary action on campus property from January to December, 25 more than the count in 2011. […]

Duquesne women stepping up their game

Eric Purnell | For The Duquesne Duke Coming off a thrilling 1-0 overtime victory against Niagara last week, the Duquesne women’s soccer team kept the ball rolling, taking down Robert Morris 3-1 for their second win in a row. After starting off the season with a disappointing 1-4 record, the Dukes have bounced back strong […]