March 19, 2014
The Last Meeting
|Mount St. Mary's||63
November 18, 2009
A.J. Palumbo Center
ABOUT THE 2014 WNIT
Now in its 17th year, the Postseason WNIT is the second longest current running postseason event for women's college basketball, behind the NCAA Tournament. In addition, it is the only men's or women's postseason tournament - other than the NCAA - to offer an automatic berth to each of the 32 established conferences.
All games during the tournament are hosted by participating schools with first-round games opening March 19-21, followed by round two (March 22-25), round three (March 26-28), round four (March 29-31), semifinals (April 2-3), and championship (April 5 at 3 p.m. ET). The championship game will be nationally televised live in HD on CBS Sports Network with Thad Anderson (play-by-play) and Ceal Barry (analyst) calling the action.
SCOUTING MOUNT ST. MARY'S
Coached by Bryan Whitten who is in his 7th season at Mount St. Mary's (88-122) and 19th overall (308-225) ... is 0-2 coaching against Duquesne all-time ... leading scorer and rebounder is Sydney Henderson.(17.2 ppg/5.2 rpg) ... Henderson was named to First-Team All-NEC ... MSM received the WNIT automatic bid by finishing second to NEC Tournament champion Robert Morris.
DUKES AND MOUNTAINEERS ALL-TIME
Friday marks the 6th meeting between Duquesne and Mount St. Mary's.
Series Record: Duquesne leads 3-2
at Duquesne: Duquesne leads 2-1
at Mount St. Mary's: Series tied 1-1
DUKES AND MOUNTAINEERS BY THE NUMBERS
0 - Overtime games
0 - Games decided by 11-20 points
2 - Games decided by 21 points or more
2 - Number of Mount St. Mary's wins
3 - Number of Duquesne wins
3 - Games decided by 10 points or less
5 - Total meetings
13.7 - Average margin of victory for Duquesne
15.0 - Average margin of victory for Mount St. Mary's
66.8 - Average points scored by opponent
69.0 - Average points scored by Duquesne
125 - Fewest combined points (03/19/11)
133 - Most combined points (03/24/09)
334 - Total points scored by Mount St. Mary's
345 - Total points scored by Duquesne
679 - Total points scored by both teams
11,012 - Days since the series began
DID YOU KNOW?
The Duquesne and Mount St. Mary's rivalry dates back to 1920? The Dukes and Mountaineers met on the gridiron three times - MSM won two and the teams tied once.