Women's Basketball Visits Temple
Feb. 17, 2008
Duquesne (11-13, 2-7) vs. Temple (14-11, 7-2)
WHO, WHAT AND WHERE: The Duquesne women's basketball teams will visit Temple Sunday afternoon.
DUKES AND OWLS: Sunday's game will be the 37th all-time meeting between Duquesne and Temple. Overall, TU leads the all-time series 26-10.
DUQUESNE LATELY: Coming off a 69-66 loss to St. Bonaventure Wednesday ... was the second consecutive game the Dukes had a chance to tie at the buzzer.
TEMPLE LATELY: Coming off a 64-55 loss to Xavier which snapped a seven game wining streak.
LOOKING AHEAD: After Sunday's contest, the Dukes return home to host Massachusetts Feb. 20. DU hits the road for the final time this season at Richmond Feb. 23 followed by Rhode Island Feb. 27. The regular season concludes Mar. 1 at home against La Salle.
HIDDEN STAT: From Jan. 15, 1994 to Jan 20, 2000, the Dukes won 10 of 11 games against the Owls.
DUQUESNE AND TEMPLE THINK PINK: Sunday's game against the Owls is part of the Women's Basketball Coaches Association's "Think Pink" campaign. The initiative is a global, unified effort for the Women's Basketball Coaches Association's (WBCA) nation of coaches to assist in raising breast cancer awareness on the court, across campuses, in communities and beyond.