Duquesne Hosts Robert Morris Tuesday Night

In a battle of cross-town rivals, Duquesne and Robert Morris match-up for the 40th time on Tuesday night. Tipoff at Palumbo is set for 7:00 p.m.

Date: December 1, 2009
Time: 7:00 p.m.
Venue: A.J. Palumbo Center (5,358)
Streaming Audio: Red Zone Media
Live Stats: www.GoDuquesne.com
Series: Duquesne leads 27-12
Last Meeting: Duquesne 63, Robert Morris 59


Duquesne had done fairly well against teams from the Northeast Conference. The Dukes are 48-21 (.696) against Mount St. Mary's (3-2), Robert Morris (27-12), Saint Francis (19-6) and Wagner (0-1).


Duquesne leads the all-time series 27-12. The Dukes and Colonials first met Feb. 2, 1974.

Series Record: Duquesne leads 27-12
at Sewall Center: Series tied 6-5
at John Jay Center: Robert Morris leads 5-4
at Palumbo Center: Duquesne leads 7-2
at Civic Arena: Duquesne leads 7-1
at Fitzgerald Fieldhouse: Duquesne leads 1-0
at Indiana, Pa. Duquesne: leads 1-0
in Pennwood West games: Duquesne leads 9-2
in overtime games: Duquesne leads 1-0


Date 	        Venue 	                Score
2/9/1974 	John Jay Center 	W, 60-53
12/15/1976 	Indiana, Pa 	        W, 86-62
1/13/1977 	John Jay Center 	W, 75-64
2/25/1978 	John Jay Center 	W, 60-51
12/12/1978 	John Jay Center 	W, 69-39
1/20/1979 	Fitzgerald Fieldhouse 	W, 65-55
12/4/1979 	Civic Arena 	        W, 84-50
1/19/1980 	John Jay Center 	L, 49-56
12/11/1980 	Civic Arena 	        W, 61-59
1/30/1981 	John Jay Center 	W, 52-50
12/3/1981 	Civic Arena 	        W, 64-54
2/5/1982 	John Jay Center 	L, 55-57
3/6/1982 	Civic Arena 	        W, 60-44
12/2/1982 	Civic Arena 	        W, 50-44
2/3/1983 	John Jay Center 	L, 53-55
1/30/1984 	John Jay Center 	L, 55-58
2/11/1984 	Civic Arena 	        W, 81-50
2/14/1985 	Civic Arena             W, 73-62
2/26/1986 	Sewall Center 	        W, 74-73
2/3/1987 	Civic Arena 	        L, 56-69
1/20/1988 	Sewall Center 	        L, 65-69
1/3/1989 	Palumbo Center 	        W, 73-49
12/5/1989 	Sewall Center 	        L, 63-71
1/3/1991 	Sewall Center 	        W, 70-66
12/21/1991 	Sewall Center           L, 53-63
2/14/1995 	Palumbo Center 	        W, 91-61
11/25/1995 	Sewall Center 	        W, 64-54
11/15/1997 	Palumbo Center 	        W, 80-45
12/20/1998 	Sewall Center 	        L, 74-76
11/28/1999 	Palumbo Center          L, 54-58
12/4/2000 	Palumbo Center 	        W, 84-60
12/20/2001 	Sewall Center 	        W, 84-43
11/30/2002 	Sewall Center 	        W, 75-58
11/23/2003 	Palumbo Center          W, 66-63
12/17/2004 	Palumbo Center          L, 56-60
12/21/2005 	Palumbo Center 	        W, 63-47
11/28/2006 	Sewall Center 	        L, 59-66
11/21/2007 	Palumbo Center 	        W, 68-63 (OT)
12/14/2008 	Sewall Center 	        W, 63-59


Kristi Little's 3-pointer with 2:16 remaining in the game broke a 54-54 tie as Duquesne women's basketball team overcame a 15-point deficit to defeat Robert Morris 63-59 Dec. 14, 2008 at the Sewall Center. The Dukes held the Colonials to just three field goals in the last 9:46 of play. Samantha Pollino recorded her first double-double of the season scoring 14 points and tying her season-best with 10 rebounds. Rachel Frederick scored 12 of her 14 points in the second half. Little also added 14 points for DU.

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