Duquesne A-10 opener postponed again

Duquesne will have to wait a little longer to start Atlantic 10 play. The Dukes’ Dec. 30 game versus Saint Louis has been postponed “due to positive COVID-19 results within the Saint Louis University men’s basketball program,” the team announced via twitter Wednesday. It is the second time that their A10 opener has been postponed, after the Dec. 19 game at Richmond was called off. The positive results are from tests administered on Monday, Dec. 28.

Duquesne last played Wednesday, Dec. 2 against UNC Greensboro in the Wade Houston Tipoff Classic, winning 81-68. The Dukes are 1-1 on the season and will open conference play on Saturday, Jan. 2 at George Washington at 12:30 p.m.

Ed Major II is a freelance sports photographer based out of Pittsburgh, PA. In addition to A-10 basketball, he covers other A-10 sports for Duquesne U...