DUQUESNE vs. PENN STATE
It's game day again, friends.
Duquesne hosts Penn State in a 7 p.m. tip tonight at Consol Energy Center on the Bluff. I'll have a recap up right at the final buzzer. Fire away in the comments section and follow on Twitter at both @dukespg and @stephenjnesbitt for more frequent updates throughout the day.
Matchup: Duquesne (3-3) vs. Penn State (7-3), 7 p.m. today, Consol Energy Center, Pittsburgh.
Radio, Internet: WPGB-FM 104.7, Atlantic10.com, GoDuquesne.com.
Duquesne: Dukes have won three of the last four meetings in Pittsburgh and are 13-7 all-time at home vs. Penn State. … Duquesne is 2-2 in its last four games against Big Ten schools. … Dukes’ .472 early-season ﬁeld goal percentage is their best since 1985-86 (.492).
Penn State: Nittany Lions lead the all-time series 25-19. … Leading scorers are junior guards D.J. Newbill (19.1 ppg, 6.7 rpg) and Tim Frazier (18.6 ppg, 7.8 apg). … Penn State is coming of a 90-77 victory over Marshall.
Hidden stat: Last year’s meeting was a foul-filled affair in State College. There were 54 fouls called, including four technical fouls, and six players fouled out.
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