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Duquesne WBB coach suspended one game

Washington, DC— As first reported by Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reporter Sarah K Spencer, Duquesne women’s basketball coach Dan Burt has been suspended one postseason game by the Atlantic 10 Conference. Burt’s suspension is stemmed from remarks he made following Duquesne’s 71-65 loss to Saint Louis concerning the way the game was officiated, specifically the 27-10 foul …
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Weekly Atlantic 10 Power Rankings: Saint Louis cracks the top 7

A10 Talk’s weekly power rankings are taken as an average of individual submissions from staff members and other writers from around the league. Power rankings are meant to be a subjective measure of each team’s strength rather than an exact replica of the league’s standings. This week, 10 voters participated. Check out last week’s power …
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Bonnies’ defense, UMass outlook, Davidson’s three point shooting, and more

St. Bonaventure’s lackluster defense has been killer… It’s no secret the Bonnies haven’t defended well at all these past 2 games. In fact, it may have started against Massachusetts to open A-10 play; St. Bonaventure let the Minutemen score 78 points. It was just the 2nd time that the Bonnies have allowed at least 70 …
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New coaches off to different kinds of starts in the Atlantic 10

Seldom does an entire conference see a “rebuilding year,” but when two flagship programs (VCU and Dayton) lose head their head coaches as well as strong classes of seniors, the entire league may take a dip. That’s what we’re seeing this year, but not necessarily just because VCU and Dayton aren’t up to their normal standards. Teams like …
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Duquesne putting trust in Keith Dambrot, and it seems to be paying off earlier than expected

If you follow any Duquesne fans on Twitter, you’ve probably seen #TrustTheDambrocess, a tongue-in-cheek way of affirming confidence in the first year head coach. It seems their trust may be paying dividends earlier than expected. Duquesne won its Atlantic 10 home-opener on Saturday, downing Dayton 70-62 at home. 8 different Dukes scored the basketball, including …