Sept. 14, 2002
Box Score |
- Duquesne extended its MAAC Football League win streak to 17 games
- Quarterback Niel Loebig (McDonald, Pa./South Fayette) was forced to leave the game after the first series with a shoulder injury, he was replaced by true freshman Ben Palumbo (Canton, Ohio/McKinley) ... Palumbo completed 12-of-24 passes for 171 yards, completing passes to five different receivers
- Senior defensive tackle John Rodgers' (Moon Township, Pa./Moon) followed his season-opening 12 tackles vs. Bucknell with 11 more at Siena ... Rodgers now has six tackles for loss and 1.5 sacks on the young season
- Senior linebacker Trent Wissner (Beaver Falls, Pa./Blackhawk) led the Dukes with 12 tackles including three for a loss of seven yards
- Duquesne finished the game with 15 tackles for loss (-56 yards) and two sacks on the afternoon
- Both teams were penalized a total of 19 times for 193 yards (9-88 for Duquesne and 10-105 for Siena).