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Duquesne Women Finish 10th in A-10, Draw St. Joe’s in 2nd Round



The Duquesne women’s basketball team finished the 2021-22 season in 10th place in the Atlantic-10 and will face St. Joseph’s in the second round of the A-10 tournament, in a rematch of their final regular season game.

The Dukes lost to St. Joe’s, 73-68 during senior day at UPMC Chuck Cooper Fieldhouse on Saturday, dropping Duquesne to 6-10 in league play this season. That was the only matchup between Duquesne and St. Joe’s this season.

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The teams will meet on Thursday, March 3 in the second round of the tournament, which will be held at Chase Fieldhouse in Wilmington, Delaware, which is the home of the Delaware Blue Coats of the NBA G League.

The tournament opens with first-round games on Wednesday, March 2 and runs through the championship on Sunday, March 6.

The Dukes saw their fortunes decline in A-10 play for the second straight season. They finished in ninth place in 2020-21 with a 4-7 record, which snapped a 12-year streak of being .500 or better in conference play.


First round, Wednesday, March 2, Chase Fieldhouse, Wilmington, Delaware

No. 12 George Washington vs. No. 13 St. Bonaventure, 1:30 p.m., ESPN+
No. 11 St. Louis vs. No. 14 George Mason, 4 p.m., ESPN+

Second round, Thursday, March 3, Chase Fieldhouse, Wilmington, Delaware

No. 8 Richmond vs. No. 9 Davidson, 11 a.m., ESPN+
No. 5 La Salle vs. GW/St. Bona winner, 1:30 p.m., ESPN+
No. 7 St. Joseph’s vs. No. 10 Duquesne, 5 p.m., ESPN+
No. 6 Fordham vs. SLU/GMU winner, 7:30 p.m., ESPN+

Duquesne's 2024 March Madness Tournament coverage is sponsored by Leon's Billiards & More, Moon Golf Club and Archie's on Carson! Their contributions have allowed us to cover the Dukes run in Omaha, Nebraska. We appreciate their support!

Quarterfinals, Friday, March 4, Chase Fieldhouse, Wilmington, Delaware

No. 1 Dayton vs. Richmond/Davidson winner, 11 a.m., ESPN+
No. 4 VCU vs La Salle/GW/St. Bona winner, 1:30 p.m., ESPN+
No. 2 Rhode Island vs. St. Joe’s/Duquesne winner, 5 p.m., ESPN+
No. 3 UMass vs Fordham/SLU/GMU winner, 7:30 p.m., ESPN+

Semifinals, Saturday, March 5, Chase Fieldhouse, Wilmington, Delaware

Dayton/Richmond/Davidson vs. VCU/La Salle/GW/St. Bona, 11 a.m., CBSSN
Rhode Island/St. Joe’s/Duquesne vs. UMass/Fordham/SLU/GMU, 1:30 p.m., CBSSN

Final, Sunday, March 6, Chase Fieldhouse, Wilmington, Delaware

Semifinal winners, 2 p.m., ESPN2


Dayton 14-1
Rhode Island 12-2
UMass 11-4
VCU 9-5
La Salle 9-6
Fordham 8-6
St. Joseph’s 7-8
Richmond 7-9
Davidson 6-10
Duquesne 6-10
St. Louis 5-9
George Washington 4-11
St. Bonaventure 4-12
George Mason 3-12

Sandy Schall, Coldwell Banker
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