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Dukes Top Bucknell, 24-19, in Season Opener

Freshman Bill Bair scored on 32-yard run

With a bit less than a minute to go in the first half, starting senior QB Kevin Rombach called a timeout before a second down play. Junior Connor Dixon, who is recovering from shoulder surgery, came in and built on his teammate's start as Duquesne downed Bucknell, 24-19, in the season opener Saturday night at Rooney Field.

Box Score | Duquesne press release | Bucknell release Kevin Rombach left the game because he had suffered a concussion. Connor Dixon, who was the starter last season, was called on to take over. Even though he isn't 100 percent, the junior Michigan State transfer completed 15-of-21 passes for 212 yards including a 35-yard touchdown toss to junior David Williams. Williams led all players with... Recommended Stories

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