Duquesne vs. Richmond: Full Game Preview
|Duquesne||D Colter 13.4||A Marhold 5.5||D Colter 5.3|
|Richmond||D Brothers 14.6||D Williams 5.6||C Lindsay 3.2|
Richmond welcomes Duquesne to Robins Center on Saturday. The game tips off at 6 p.m. EST. The Spiders are 3-1 against the Dukes over the last four years. They lost 81-72 the last time they played (Feb. 4, 2012).
Richmond is in ninth place in the conference, Duquesne is in 16th place.
In their last game on Mar. 6, Cedrick Lindsay put up 22 points for the Spiders in a loss to Virginia Commonwealth, 93-82. He paces the team in assists per game with 3.2, and steals per game with 1.4. For the Dukes, Derrick Colter finished with 21 points and 11 assists in the 89-87 loss to Charlotte on Mar. 6. With 13.4 points per game and 5.3 assists per game, he has team-best marks in both categories.
- Alonzo Nelson-Ododa is ranked 3rd in the A-10 in blocks.
- Richmond has an average margin of victory of 11 over Duquesne in 14 wins since 1992.
- The Richmond steals leader (Cedrick Lindsay, 39 steals) has more steals than the Duquesne steals leader (Jerry Jones, 28 steals).
- Richmond has a stronger schedule than Duquesne this season (SOS Rank: No. 67 vs. No. 76).
- Richmond is a better three-point shooting team (38.1 percent vs. 33.7 percent) than Duquesne this season.
- The Richmond blocks leader (Alonzo Nelson-Ododa, 54 blocks) has more blocks than the Duquesne blocks leader (Andre Marhold, 49 blocks).
- Richmond has come back to win after being down at half against Duquesne five times since 2001.
- You'll do better on next semester's exams, right? Richmond currently has a higher Academic Progress Rate (995 to 956) than Duquesne, per the NCAA.
- Richmond is ranked higher than Duquesne in the A-10 (No. 9 vs. No. 16).
- Over the past 10 years, Richmond has had more players drafted by the NBA than Duquesne (one vs. zero).
- The Richmond scoring leader (Darien Brothers, 439 points) has more points than the Duquesne scoring leader (Derrick Colter, 388 points).