The Dukes held the Bonnies to 33 points in last season's meeting
Dec. 30, 2013
Duquesne Game Notes | St. Bonaventure Game Notes
GAME DAY INFORMATION
Date: Jan. 1, 2014
Location: Pittsburgh, Pa.
Arena: A.J. Palumbo Center
Television: CBS Sports Network // CBS Sports Network Channel Finder
Talent: John Sadak (pxp), Leah Secondo
Live Stats: GameTracker
Social Media: @GoDuquesne
Series: Duquesne leads 30-17
Audio Stream: Red Zone Media
Talent: Alex Panormios (pxp), Tad Maurey
The Last Meeting
February 7, 2013
A.J. Palumbo Center
SCOUTING ST. BONAVENTURE
Coached by Jim Crowley who is in his 14th season at St. Bonaventure (206-201) and 18th overall (245-238) ... Crowley is 7-13 all-time against Duquesne ... leading scorer is Katie Healy (14.4 ppg) ... leading rebounder is Hannah Little (8.5 rpg) ... St. Bonaventure was selected to be 9th of 13 teams in the A-10 preseason poll.
DUKES AND BONNIES ALL-TIME
Wednesday marks the 48th meeting between Duquesne and St. Bonaventure.
Overall Duquesne leads 30-17
in Pittsburgh -Duquesne leads 17-5
in Olean - St. Bonaventure leads 10-9
in Philadelphia - Duquesne leads 3-1
in Edinboro - Duquesne leads 1-0
in the A-10 Championship - Duquesne leads 5-1
on overtime - Duquesne leads 2-0
THE LAST MEETING
The Duquesne women's basketball team lead from start-to-finish in its 61-33 victory over St. Bonaventure on Feb. 7, 2013 at the Palumbo Center. The 33 points is allowed is the fewest in the Division I era program history. With the victory, the Dukes improve to 18-4 overall and 7-1 in Atlantic 10 Conference play. The Bonnies, who went a perfect 14-0 in league play and were a NCAA Sweet 16 team last season, fell to 9-14 overall and 2-6 in the conference. Duquesne had three players score in double-figures led by April Robinson with 11 points. Wumi Agunbiade and Vanessa Abel each scored 10 points. Jocelyn Floyd recorded four steals.
DUKES AND BONNIES BY THE NUMBERS
2 - Overtime games
4 - Games decided by 21 points or more
8.8 - Average margin of victory for Duquesne
9.7 - Average margin of victory for St. Bonaventure
12 - Head coaches in the series
15 - Common opponents this season
15 - Games decided by 11-20 points
17 - Number of St. Bonaventure wins
28 - Games decided by 10 points or less
30 - Number of Duquesne wins
47 - Total meetings
65 - Average points scored by St. Bonaventure
67.6 - Average points scored by Duquesne
101 - Fewest combined points (02/03/06 and 01/09/07)
168 - Most combined points (01/22/98)
176.6 - Number of miles between venues
3,056 - Total points scored by St. Bonaventure
3,177 - Total points scored by Duquesne
6,233 - Total points scored by both teams
11,729 - Days since the series began
DID YOU KNOW?
Duquesne University President Charles Dougherty is a 1971 graduate of St. Bonaventure while St. Bonaventure President Sr. Margaret Carney is a 1966 graduate of Duquesne.
Wednesday's game marks the 30th season opener for Duquesne in the Atlantic 10 Conference. They are 8-21 all-time in the league opener.
The senior class of Agunbiade, Moore, Odisho and Szecsi currently have 76 victories, which is fourth best all-time. They need 13 wins to become the winningest senior class in program history.
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 against at Fordham on Jan. 8th.
COUNTDOWN TO 1,000
Orsi Szecsi need 12 points to become the 25th member of Duquesne's 1,000 Point Club.
The Dukes remain at home for a Saturday contest against VCU at 7:00 p.m.