Desmond Ridenour
Desmond  Ridenour


Cleveland Heights, Ohio

High School:

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 185



Prep School:
M.A.C.K. Prep Elite Training Academy


Atlantic 10 Preseason Poll Released

#DuqMBB picked 11th in 14-team league


Dukes Drop A-10 Contest at Saint Joe's, 84-75

Derrick Colter and Jerry Jones each tally 14 in the loss


#DuqMBB Return to Palumbo to Face Robert Morris on Saturday

Dukes, Colonials tip at 2:00 p.m.


Penn State Outlasts #DuqMBB 68-59 at CONSOL Energy Center

Soko scores 19, McKoy has double-double of 12-and-10


#DUQMBB To Host Penn State Wednesday at CONSOL Energy Center

Dukes and Nittany Lions will tip at 7:00 pm


Davidson at Duquesne

Davidson at Duquesne


Duquesne 78, George Washington 62

Duquesne 78, George Washington 62


Duquesne 79, UMass-Lowell 63

Duquesne 79, UMass-Lowell 63


Saint Francis at Duquesne

Saint Francis at Duquesne


Duquesne 81, NJIT 84

Duquesne 81, NJIT 84

Pronunciation: RIDE-en-ow-er

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Was one of two non-starters to play in all 30 games in 2013-14 ... possesses outstanding speed and quickness ... can play both guard positions.

As a Freshman (2013-14)
Played in all 30 games off the bench ... was third on the team with 58 assists ... led the team with 28 steals ... scored all nine of his points in 14 first-half minutes against Pitt ... scored a season-high 11 points in 17 minutes at Saint Francis, Pa. ... added eight points and a season-high six assists all in 13 second-half minutes at Saint Joseph's ... had eight points and a season-best four steals at VCU ... had a season-high five rebounds against both Appalachian State and at George Mason ... went 4-of-5 from field in scoring eight points in 16 minutes at Rhode Island ... added eight more points along with three steals against Richmond at the Atlantic 10 Championship.

Prep School
M.A.C.K. Prep Elite Training Academy in Charlotte, N.C. (head coach William Sperow) ... averaged 17.0 points, 3.0 rebounds, 4.0 assists and 2.0 steals in his one season at M.A.C.K. Academy ... set a school single-game record with 40 points against Mont Clare Prep ... the old record of 37 was set by current Central Florida guard Calvin Newell ... helped M.A.C.K. to a 31-14 record and a South Atlantic Post Grad National Championship.

High School
Benedictine High School in Cleveland, Ohio (head coach Albert Wilson) ... averaged 17.0 ppg. with 76 assists and 70 steals as a senior ... named Associated Press Division II Third Team all-state following his senior year ... helped the Bengals to the regional semifinal before losing to eventual state runner-up Elida ... played with Pitt guard Cameron Wright at Benedictine (Wright was a senior and Ridenour a sophomore in 2009-10).

Signed with Duquesne in April of 2013 ... also had offers from a number of Mid-American Conference schools ... was listed as the No. 5 post-graduate prospect from the state of Ohio by Triple Double Prospects ... Triple Double also listed him as Cleveland's No. 2 and Ohio's No. 3 point guard prospect in the class of 2012 following his senior year of high school ... was one of five Dukes (Derrick Colter, L.G. Gill, Eric James and Jeremiah Jones were the others) to post a 40+-inch running vertical jump in testing done in July of 2014 ... Ridenour touched at 40" ... full name is Desmond Rhey Ridenour ... undeclared arts major ... date of birth: 10/12/93.


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