Feb. 3, 2014
The Last Meeting
January 30, 2013
SCOUTING GW (15-7, 6-3 A-10)
Coached by Jonathan Tsipis who is in his 2nd season at George Washington (29-23) ... Tsipis is 0-1 all-time against Duquesne ... leading scorer is Megan Nipe (15.4 ppg) ... Jonquel Jones is George Washington's leading rebounder (10.2 rpg) ... coming off a 83-68 win against Rhode Island on Saturday ... George Washington was selected to be 5th of 13 teams in the A-10 preseason poll.
DUKES AND GEORGE WASHINGTON ALL-TIME
Wednesday marks the 59th meeting between Duquesne and George Washington.
Overall: George Washington leads 47-11
in Washington, D.C.: George Washington leads 23-2
in Pittsburgh: George Washington leads 20-6
in Upper Marlboro, Md.: Duquesne leads 1-0
in Philadelphia: Series tied leads 2-2
in Kingston, R.I.: George Washington leads 1-0
in Piscataway, N.J.: George Washington leads 1-0
in the A-10 Championship: George Washington leads 6-2
THE LAST MEETING
The Duquesne women's basketball team erased an 11-point deficit in the second half to pull out a thrilling 63-59 victory over George Washington in double overtime on Jan. 30. 2013 at the Smith Center. Wumi Agunbiade led all scorers with 22 points and tied the game-high with 13 rebounds. Jocelyn Floyd scored 14 points and made four steals off the bench. Vanessa Abel added 12 points for the Dukes who improve to 17-3 overall and a perfect 6-0 in Atlantic 10 Conference play.
DUKES AND GW BY THE NUMBERS
0 - Overtime games
9.1 - Average margin of victory for Duquesne
11 - Number of Duquesne wins
13 - Head coaches in the series
13 - Common opponents this season
14 - Games decided by 21 points or more
17.1 - Average margin of victory for George Washington
19 - Games decided by 10 points or less
24 - Games decided by 11-20 points
47 - Number of George Washington wins
58 - Total meetings
60 - Average points scored by Duquesne
72.1 - Average points scored by George Washington
98 - Fewest combined points (12/12/92)
170 - Most combined points (02/02/97)
247.6 - Number of miles between venues
3,479 - Total points scored by Duquesne
4,182 - Total points scored by George Washington
7,661 - Total points scored by both teams
11,033 - Days since the series began
DID YOU KNOW?
The women's basketball team's first-ever Atlantic 10 Conference game was against George Washington. The Duquesne/GW rivalry dates back to Jan. 21, 1932 when the Dukes and Colonials squared off in men's basketball. GW won 48-27.
PINK THE PALUMBO
Wednesday is the Dukes annual Pink the Palumbo game. The first 500 fans get a pink t-shirt.