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Duquesne picked 11th in A-10 preseason poll

By Denis Gorman
NEW YORK — The Atlantic 10 is no longer a nice, little mid-major. Rather, it has fought its way into the rarefied air usually reserved …

Soccer’s allure lures former Duquesne basketball player Pantophlet
By Chuck Curti
As a 6-foot-7 forward for Duquesne, Kadeem Pantophlet always has looked to put the ball in the net. It’s just that the size of the …
Duquesne bounces back with win against Dayton
By Bill West
Duquesne cornerback Malik Shegog pulled well ahead of any potential Dayton tacklers on his way to the end zone for a 75-yard interception return in …
Western Pa. flavor helps Youngstown State beat Duquesne
By Bill West
Particularly during his first couple of years at Youngstown State, senior wide receiver Christian Byran listened to teammates from Pennsylvania and Ohio banter about which …
Duquesne, Youngstown State no strangers
By Bill West
One week after testing its talent against a Football Bowl Subdivision program for the first time, Duquesne will see how it matches one of the …
It’s official: A-10 tournament coming to Pittsburgh
By Chris Harlan
The Atlantic 10 men’s basketball championship is coming to Pittsburgh. Conference commissioner Bernadette McGlade announced Thursday Consol Energy Center will host the A-10 tournament in 2017. Not since 1982, when the A-10 was the Eastern 8, has the conference tournament called Pittsburgh home. The event was held at Civic Arena …
Consol Energy Center in line to host A-10 men’s tournament
By Chris Harlan
The Atlantic 10 is expected to announce Thursday that Consol Energy Center will host its men’s basketball championship, sources told the Tribune-Review. The A-10 has an announcement scheduled for 11 a.m. The 2015 and ’16 championships are scheduled for Barclays Center in New York, but the conference will need other …
Former Clairton, Pitt cornerback Coles enrolls at Duquesne
By Jerry DiPaola
Cornerback Trenton Coles, who left the Pitt football team last month, has enrolled at Duquesne and will be eligible immediately, Duquesne spokesman Dave Saba said. …
Duquesne will open A-10 play on national television
By Chris Harlan
Duquesne will start the Atlantic 10 men’s basketball season with a nationally televised game Jan. 3 at Dayton, part of an 18-game conference schedule released Wednesday. NBC Sports Network will televise the conference opener as part of a tripleheader, one of at least five times (three at home) this season …
Duquesne soccer’s Lange is goal-oriented
By Jeff Vella
The goal for Duquesne senior Austin Lange always is more goals. It’s what the Kiski Area graduate does best on a soccer field, and he …
Banaszak instills toughness in Robert Morris football team
By Bill West
About one week into his first training camp as coach of Robert Morris’ football team, John Banaszak sat his players down for their nightly meeting …
Seton La-Salle grad leaving Duquesne women’s basketball team
By Staff Reports
Angela Heintz, a Seton-La Salle graduate, decided to leave the Duquesne women’s basketball program, the school announced. The 5-foot-10 guard averaged 2.5 points in 19 games as a freshman. “We were fortunate to have Angela in the Duquesne family, and we wish well in her future endeavors,”coach Dan Burt said …
Duquesne coach’s tough, fair style led to victories
By Bill Zlatos
The last men’s basketball coach to lead Duquesne University to the NCAA Tournament, John Cinicola displayed both a fiery and fatherly side. “He was the …
Former Duquesne men’s basketball coach Cinicola dies at 85
By Staff Report
John Cinicola, who coached the Duquesne men’s basketball team to its most recent NCAA Tournament berth, died Thursday. He was 85. Cinicola coached Duquesne from 1974-78, guiding the Norm Nixon-led Dukes to the 1977 NCAA Tournament. …
Carlynton’s Richardson commits to Duquesne
By Nathan Smith
After visiting the Duquesne campus Wednesday, Carlynton girls basketball standout Conor Richardson knew she didn’t need to visit any more schools. “I would have never …
Duquesne LB Kuntz works back from offseason injury
By Nathan Smith
Spring practice allows college football players a chance to get back on the field en route to a successful fall season. But for Duquesne’s Christian …