St. Bonaventure vs. Duquesne: Full Game Preview
|St. Bonaventure||D Conger 13.9||D Conger 7.0||D Conger 3.0|
|Duquesne||D Colter 13.0||A Marhold 5.6||D Colter 5.1|
On Saturday, St. Bonaventure travels to A.J. Palumbo Center to take on Duquesne. Tipoff is at 7 p.m. EST. The Bonnies beat the Dukes 68-60 on Feb. 2 and are 5-5 against them over the last four years.
Duquesne is in 16th place in the conference and St. Bonaventure is in 12th place.
In a 99-94 triumph over Massachusetts on Feb. 20, Eric Mosley put up 39 points for the Bonnies. He tallies 12.7 points per game in addition to a team-best 1.3 steals per game. For the Dukes, Derrick Colter put up 11 points in the 68-49 loss to Butler on Feb. 19. With 13 points per game and 5.1 assists per game, he has team-best marks in both categories.
- St. Bonaventure is a better three-point shooting team (36.7 percent vs. 33.2 percent) than Duquesne this season.
- It's only wins and losses, but St. Bonaventure has a better overall record than Duquesne this season (12-13 vs. 8-18).
- St. Bonaventure has a stronger schedule than Duquesne this season (SOS Rank: No. 71 vs. No. 81).
- The St. Bonaventure scoring leader (Demetrius Conger, 342 points) has more points than the Duquesne scoring leader (Derrick Colter, 341 points).
- Eric Mosley is ranked 5th in the A-10 in three-pointers.
- St. Bonaventure is bigger. The average weight of the top 8 players on St. Bonaventure is 205 lbs compared to 196 lbs for Duquesne.
- Over the past 10 years, St. Bonaventure has had more players drafted by the NBA than Duquesne (one vs. zero).
- St. Bonaventure is ranked higher than Duquesne in the A-10 (No. 12 vs. No. 16).
- Demetrius Conger is ranked 10th in the A-10 in rebounds.
- St. Bonaventure has a better record at home than Duquesne this season (7-5 vs. 6-7).
- Boom! St. Bonaventure defeated Duquesne by 8 points the last time they played (Feb 02, 2013).