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Duquesne women's basketball to play Drexel in WNIT

Jerry DiPaola
| Tuesday, March 14, 2017, 12:03 a.m.

The Duquesne women's basketball team, which hasn't played since losing the Atlantic 10 championship game to Dayton on March 5, received a bid to the WNIT on Monday night and will play Drexel in Philadelphia on Friday.

WNIT officials will announce tipoff time Tuesday.

The Dukes (18-15) have won four of their past five games and finished seventh in the A-10.

Drexel (21-10) finished third in the Colonial Athletic Association while losing four of its last five, including a 76-68 loss to James Madison in the conference semifinals last Friday.

Jerry DiPaola is a Tribune-Review staff writer. Reach him at or via Twitter @JDiPaola_Trib.

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