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Women's Basketball Meets Temple in A-10 Quartfinals

 

 

March 6, 2010

 

2010 Atlantic 10 Women's Basketball Championship
The Show Place Arena • Upper Marlboro, MD
March 5-8, 2010
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QUARTERFINAL ROUND
#6 Duquesne (20-10, 9-5) vs. #3 Temple (22-7, 11-3)

                                                      
Saturday, Mar. 6 • 8:00 p.m.
Streaming Audio: Red Zone Media
Live Stats: GameTracker
Streaming Video: Atlantic 10 All-Access
Series: Temple leads 28-11
Last Meeting: Temple 52, Duquesne 41

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THE SHOW MUST GO ON: For the first time in the 28-year history of the Atlantic 10 Championship, the tournament will be played at a neutral site beginning Friday, Mar. 5 at The Show Place Arena in Upper Marlboro, Md. The Championship will feature 12 teams vying for the A-10 title and the automatic berth into the 2010 NCAA Women's Basketball Championship

TOURNAMENT TIME: This season marks Duquesne's 25th appearance in the Atlantic 10 Championship. Overall, the Dukes are 17-24 (.414) including last night's win over George Washington. DU also improved to 14-10 (.583) in A-10 opening round action.

HOW THEY GOT WHERE THEY ARE - Duquesne (9-5) finished in a four-way tie for fourth place with Charlotte, St. Bonaventure and Saint Joseph's. The Dukes posted a 2-2 record versus the three teams while the 49ers and Hawks went 2-1 and Bonnies went 1-3. Temple in a tie for second place with Dayton, but the Owls lost the tie breaker due to their 71-63 loss to the Flyers on Feb. 20.

 

MATCHING UP THE DUKES AND OWLS:

DUQ Stat TEM
20-10 Record 22-7
9-5 A-10 Record 11-3
1929 Points 1801
64.3 Points per game 62.1
+1.6 Scoring margin +7.5
702-1807 Field goals 667-1668
.388 Field goal pct. .400
175-541 3-pointers 136-423
.323 3-pointer pct. .322
350-512 Free throws 331-516
.684 Free throw pct. .641
1119 Rebounds 1165
37.3 Rebounds per game 40.2
-3.6 Rebound margin +7.6
443 Assists 365
14.8 Assists per game 12.6
531 Turnovers 526
17.7 Turnovers per game 18.1
314 Steals 269
10.5 Steals per game 9.3
6-4 Last 10 8-2
W1 Streak L3

DUQUESNE AND TEMPLE ALL-TIME: Tonight marks the 40th all-time meeting between the Dukes and Owls. The schools first met Jan. 5, 1984 at the Civic Arena. The teams also squared off four times in the Atlantic 10 Championship, with the Owls winning three times. Earlier this season, the Owls got by the Dukes 52-41.

ALL-TIME SERIES RESULTS: Series Record: Temple leads 28-11
in Philadelphia: Temple leads 14-4
in Pittsburgh: Temple leads 14-7
in the A-10 Championship: Temple leads 3-1

 

DUKES AND OWLS BY THE NUMBERS:

0: Overtime games
10: Head coaches in the series
11: Number of Duquesne wins
11: Games decided by 10 points or less
13: Common opponents this season
13: Games decided by 21 points or more
16.9: Average margin of victory for Temple
17.4: Average margin of victory for DU
23: Games decided by 11-20 points
28: Number of Temple wins
39: Total meetings
60.6: Average points scored by Duquesne
67.8: Average points scored by Temple
93: Fewest combined points (2/17/10)
168: Most combined points (2/27/96)
305.9: Number of miles between venues
2,365: Total points scored by Duquesne
2,642: Total points scored by Temple
5,008: Total points scored by both teams
9,557: Days since the series began


 

 

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