Women's Basketball Travels to Niagara Wednesday Night
Jan. 1, 2008
Duquesne (7-6) at Niagara (3-9)
WHO, WHAT AND WHERE: The Duquesne women's basketball visits Niagara tonight at the Gallagher Center at 7:00 p.m.
DUKES AND PURPLE EAGLES: This is the 10th all-time matchup between Duquesne and Eastern Michigan. The Dukes lead the series, which began Dec. 16, 1979, 8-2. DU has won the past three games, including a 58-41 victory last season.
DUQUESNE LATELY: Coming off a 79-77 double-overtime loss to Eastern Michigan. This was the fourth overtime game for the Dukes this season. Keri Pryor led the Dukes with 21 points and Amanda Peck recorded her first career double-double with 15 points and a career-high 11 rebounds.
NIAGARA LATELY: Have dropped three games in a row and nine out their last 10. Last game was a 72-64 loss at Oakland Dec. 22.
LOOKING AHEAD: The Dukes return home after Niagara for a pair of games. Jan. 7, DU faces first-year Division I opponent North Carolina Central. After the game against the Eagles, the Dukes open Atlantic 10 play Jan. 12 against Charlotte.
WATCH TONIGHT'S GAME: Tonight's game will be streamed by B2 Networks. Click here for the pay-per-view link. The cost is $6.