Duquesne Rumors & News

  • Duquesne basketball is having a no good, very bad week

    Sporting News - NCAAB "Duquesne probably thought it'd be easier to replace fired coach Jim Ferry than this. The Dukes have had a tough time finding a new face of the program, but that's not the shocking news. Bigger programs like Cal and Oklahoma State had trouble attracting big names to their schools — both..." March 24

  • Duquesne fires head coach Jim Ferry

    Fanrag Sports "The Duquesne Dukes have fired head basketball coach Jim Ferry, a source told FanRag Sports on Monday afternoon. This was his fifth season with the university. Over the course of his five years with the Dukes, Ferry only managed to take the program to one postseason appearance. That was during..." March 14

  • Duquesne knocks of Pitt

    The Sports Xchange "Senior guard Emile Blackman scored 21 points and reached a career milestone, and Duquesne knocked off the Pittsburgh Panthers 64-55 Friday at PPG Paints Arena in Pittsburgh, Pa. Blackman reached 1,000 points for his career and led the Dukes to a second-half comeback. Junior forward Eric..." December 02