DU Women Host St. Bona Wed. at 7 PM

The Duquesne women's basketball team hosts St. Bonaventure Wednesday evening at the Palumbo Center. Tipoff is at 7:00 p.m.

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DUQUESNE (11-8, 1-3) VS. ST. BONAVENTURE (14-5, 3-1)
Wed. Jan. 28, 2009 - 7:00 P.M. (EST)
A.J. Palumbo Center (5,356) - Pittsburgh, Pa.

WHO, WHAT AND WHERE

The Duquesne women's basketball team hosts St. Bonaventure Wednesday evening at the Palumbo Center. Tipoff is at 7:00 p.m.

DUQUESNE LATELY

Coming off an 85-82 loss at George Washington on Saturday. The Dukes trailed by 22 points in the first half before mounting a second comeback that fell short.

ST. BONAVENTURE LATELY

Off to their best Atlantic 10 start in program history. Defeated Temple 55-52 on Saturday.

DUQUESNE AND ST. BONAVENTURE ALL-TIME

Wednesday marks the 39th all-time meeting between Duquesne and St. Bonaventure. The Dukes and Bonnies began their series on Nov. 21, 1981 in Erie, Pa. at the Edinboro Tournament. At the time, both teams competed at the Division II level. DU and SBU began their Division I rivalry Jan. 8, 1987 - the Bonnies inaugural season in the Atlantic 10 Conference.

ALL-TIME SERIES RESULTS

Series Record             Duquesne leads 26-12
in Pittsburgh             Duquesne leads 15-2
in Olean                  St. Bonaventure leads 7-9
in Philadelphia           Duquesne leads 3-1
in Erie                   Duquesne leads 1-0
in the A-10 Championship  Duquesne leads 5-1