Dukes Host Richmond for National TV Game Sun.

The Duquesne women's basketball team takes on Richmond Sunday afternoon at the Palumbo Center. Tipoff is at 12:00 p.m. The game will be aired live on CBS College Sports Network.

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DUQUESNE (11-9, 1-4) vs. RICHMOND (16-5, 4-2)
Sun. Feb. 2, 2009 - 12:00 P.M. (EST)
A.J. Palumbo Center (5,358) - Pittsburgh, Pa.

National TV: CBS College Sports Network: Dish Network 152, DirectTV 613, Comcast 274
Streaming Audio: RedZoneMedia.com with Alex Panormios and Tad Maurey
Streaming Video: GoDuquesne.com All Access
Live Stats: GameTracker

WHO, WHAT AND WHERE

The Duquesne women's basketball team hosts Richmond Sunday afternoon at the Palumbo Center. Tipoff is at 12:00 p.m.

DUQUESNE LATELY

Coming off a 61-55 loss to St. Bonaventure Wednesday night. The setback was DU's third in a row. Alex Gensler had a team-best 11 points, Rachel Frederick pulled down a seven rebounds.

RICHMOND LATELY

Fell to Charlotte 62-55 Tuesday night. Brittani Shells recorded a team-high 15 points and Sam Bilney added 11 points.

DUQUESNE AND RICHMOND ALL-TIME

This marks the 13th all-time meeting between Duquesne and Richmond. The Dukes and Spiders began their series exactly seven years ago - Feb. 1, 2002. Last season, the teams split a pair of games with DU winning their first-ever game at the Robins Center and UR winning in the first round of the Atlantic 10 Championship.

    ALL-TIME SERIES RESULTS
    Series Record:              Richmond leads 10-2
    in Pittsburgh:              Richmond leads 4-1
    in Richmond:                Richmond leads 5-1
    in Philadelphia:            Richmond leads 1-0
    in the A-10 Championship:   Richmond leads 1-0
    
    Duquesne Wins
    
    DATE     LOCATION      RESULT
    2/14/02  Pittsburgh  W, 89-78
    2/23/08  Richmond    W, 76-67
    

TV TIME Sunday marks the 18th time the Dukes have been on national television. DU has an 8-9 overall record on TV and has won their past two games.

LOOKING AHEAD

Duquesne closes out their three-game home stand when they host Saint Joseph's on Feb. 4.


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