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#DuqWBB Hosts West Virginia in Saturday Matinée
The Dukes have won two straight against WVU
 
The Dukes have won two straight against WVU
 

Dec. 20, 2013

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GAME DAY INFORMATION
Date: Dec. 21, 2013
Location: Pittsburgh, Pa.
Arena: A.J. Palumbo Center
Capacity: 4,406
Live Stats: GameTracker 
Video Stream: Dukes All-Access
Social Media: @GoDuquesne
Series: Duquesne leads 30-13
Tickets: Flash Seats
Streaming Audio: Red Zone Media
Talent: Alex Panormios (pxp) and Tad Maurey (color)

SCOUTING WEST VIRGINIA
Coached by Mike Carey who is in his 13th season at West Virginia (253-142) and 26th overall (541-244) ... is 10-2 coaching against Duquesne all-time ... leading scorer is Bria Holmes (14.3 ppg) ... leading rebounder is Asya Bussie (7.5 rpg) ... WVU was selected to be tied for 3rd of 10 teams in the Big 12 preseason poll.

DUKES AND MOUNTAINEERS ALL-TIME
Saturday marks the 45th meeting between Duquesne and West Virginia.

Series Record: West Virginia leads 35-9
at Palumbo Center: West Virginia leads 10-4
at Civic Arena: West Virginia leads 7-2
at WVU Coliseum: West Virginia leads 18-2
at Indiana, Pa.: West Virginia leads 1-0
at Piscataway, N.J.: Duquesne leads 1-0
in A-10 regular season: West Virginia leads 16-4
in the A-10 Championship: Series tied 1-1
in Non-Conf. games: West Virginia leads 18-3

THE LAST MEETING
Wumi Agunbiade netted 15 points as Duquesne upset No. 24 (AP) West Virginia, 62-54, in Morgantown. Agunbiade, who finished the game with 994 career points, scored seven in the first 10:09 to help the Dukes to an 18-5 lead. Orsi Szecsi added 12 points and Vanessa Abel10 for the Dukes (11-1), who never trailed.

DUKES AND MOUNTAINEERS BY THE NUMBERS
0 - Common opponents this season
2 - Overtime games
9 - Number of Duquesne wins
9.3 - Average margin of victory for Duquesne
12 - Games decided by 21 points or more
15 - Games decided by 10 points or less
16 - Head coaches in the series
17 - Games decided by 11-20 points
18.4 - Average margin of victory for West Virginia
35 - Number of West Virginia wins
44 - Total meetings
62.4 - Average points scored by Duquesne
74.4 - Number of miles between venues
75.1 - Average points scored by West Virginia
100 - Fewest combined points (12/08/08)
170 - Most combined points (02/04/93)
2,744 - Total points scored by Duquesne
3,304 - Total points scored by West Virginia
6,048 - Total points scored by both teams
13,521 - Days since the series began

COUNTDOWN to 500
The Duquesne women's basketball program has 497 wins over the course of its history. If the Dukes win their next three games, their 500th program win will come in the A-10 opener against St. Bonaventure on Jan. 1st.

TEDDY BEAR TOSS
Fans can bring a new stuffed animal to the game and participate in the 3rd annual Teddy Bear Toss. All stuffed animals will be donated to United Way Agencies.


 

 

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