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Duquesne men add national power Kentucky to schedule

The Duquesne men's basketball team will play Kentucky for only the second time in history Nov. 20 in Lexington, Ky., the school announced Tuesday. The ...

Duquesne picked to repeat as Northeast Conference football champions

Duquesne is the early favorite to repeat as Northeast Conference football champions. The Dukes, who won their first outright conference title last season, received six of ...

Duquesne linebacker Kuntz receiving preseason honors heading into senior season

The preseason accolades are rolling in for Duquesne linebacker Christian Kuntz. The Chartiers Valley grad has received preseason All-America first-team honors from both Athlon Sports and ...

Duquesne transfer Abrahamson brings infusion of experience

The Duquesne men's basketball team could be sporting a couple more gray hairs this season. In addition to the traditional incoming freshmen, the Dukes have ...

Duquesne women's hoops coach Burt signs 8-year contract extension

When he was hired in April 2013, Dan Burt promised the job would be his last. Considering he was Duquesne's rookie women's basketball coach with ...

Duquesne hires Lombardi as director of player development

Dominic Lombardi has joined Duquesne men's basketball coach Jim Ferry's staff as director of player development, the team announced Monday. Lombardi, a native of Indiana, ...

Former Highlands, Duquesne standout Mason will play pro basketball in Belgium

Setting lofty goals is nothing new to Micah Mason. When he was in sixth grade at Highlands, he ventured out to start for the varsity team. ...

Duquesne's Mason signs with Belgian League team

Micah Mason, one of the top 3-point shooters in Duquesne University history, signed a contract to play professionally for The Port of Antwerp Giants of ...

Duquesne men's basketball to play at Kentucky next season

The Duquesne men's basketball team is scheduled to play at Kentucky next season, likely the Dukes' first nonconference matchup with a nationally ranked opponent since ...

Duquesne associate coach Nash leaves for Florida school

Brian Nash, the Duquesne men's basketball team's associate head coach, is headed to IMG Academy as director of basketball, the Florida school announced Monday. Nash, ...

Second graduate transfer commits to Duquesne basketball

The Duquesne men's basketball team added its second graduate transfer in two days when Kale Abrahamson, a 6-foot-8, 220-pound forward from Drake, committed Monday. He's ...

Duquesne men land high-scoring graduate transfer from Niagara

Graduate transfer Emile Blackman, who led the Niagara men's basketball team in scoring last season, committed Sunday to Duquesne and will be eligible to play ...

Duquesne lands Maryland football, basketball standout Taylor

Duquesne landed a basketball and football recruit when Kellon Taylor, a two-sport high school senior from Maryland, announced his commitment. The 6-foot-5, 205-pound wing and ...

Duquesne's Gill to transfer from men's basketball team

Duquesne junior L.G. Gill announced Tuesday plans to graduate early and transfer elsewhere as a graduate student, costing the men's basketball team one of its ...

Pittsburgh icon Posey elected to basketball hall of fame

A decade after his enshrinement in the National Baseball Hall of Fame, Homestead native Cumberland Posey Jr. will be inducted into the Naismith Memorial Basketball ...

Former Highlands basketball star Mason has options post-Duquesne

Micah Mason is ready to take the next step in his basketball life. He just isn't sure what that step will be. The NBA? Could happen ...