Sept. 24, 2017
Duquesne (2-5-1) and Robert Morris (0-7-2) battled to a 1-1 tie on Sunday afternoon at Moon Township. Jason Twum scored his second goal of the season to lead the Dukes.
HOW IT HAPPENED
Ian Larson put one off the crossbar in the 24th minute for DU's best chance in the first half.
RMU outshot DU 5-3 in the opening 45 minutes. Each team had one shot on goal in the half.
Duquesne took the lead in the 63rd minute when Jason Twum took a through ball from Jallah Acqui into the box and finished at the far right post. It was Twum's second career goal and second goal in three games.
RMU tied it in the 82nd minute on a goal from Christian Coridon.
DU outshot RMU 3-2 in overtime, but could not net the difference-maker.
Robbie McKelvey finished with six saves for Duquesne.
STAT OF THE GAME
Senior Jason Twum, who did not score in his first 37 games at Duquesne, has scored twice in DU's past three games.
DUQUESNE HEAD COACH Chase Brooks
"The last few days have been about getting back to basics and focusing on the defensive end of the field. Today was a step forward, but we still have a lot of work to do as we continue to focus on the start of conference play.
The Dukes head to Ohio to face Bowling Green on Wednesday, Sept. 27 at 7:00 p.m.