March 1, 2013
Duquesne Game Notes
GAME DAY INFORMATION
DATE: Sunday, March 03, 2013
TIME: 2:00 PM
LOCATION: Pittsburgh, Pa.
ARENA: A.J. Palumbo Center (4,406)
SERIES: Butler leads 4-0
STREAMING VIDEO: Duquesne All-Access
LIVE STATS: GameTracker
STREAMING AUDIO: Red Zone Media
Coached by Beth Couture in her 11th season at Butler (118-82) and 24th overall (436-272)... 17-11, 8-5 A-10 on the season ... averaging 60.6 points per game while giving up 60.2 points per game ... leading scorer and rebounder is Daress McClung with 16.6 ppg and 9.1 rpg.
The Last Meeting
March 19, 2009
DUQUESNE AND BUTLER ALL-TIME
Sunday marks the fifth meeting between Duquesne and Butler.
Series Record: Butler leads 4-0
in Pittsburgh: Butler leads 2-0
in Indianapolis: Butler leads 1-0
in South Bend: Butler leads 1-0
in the MCC Championship: Butler leads 1-0
in WNIT : Butler leads 2-0
THE LAST MEETING
In Duquesne's first-ever post-season game, the Dukes fell to Butler 59-58 in the first round of the WNIT on March 17, 2009. BU's Candace Jones' layup with 2.2 seconds remaining was the Bulldogs' game-winning shot. Kristi Littlescored 24 points in her final career game.
LET'S MAKE HISTORY AGAIN
After Wednesday's 54-46 victory at La Salle, the 2013 senior class became the winningest class in program history. Sunday, the Dukes look for an 11th Atlantic 10 Conference victory. Their previous best was 10 in 1998 and 2004.