Scores

Final

Appalachian St 55

(4-9, 0-7 away)

Duquesne 79

(7-5, 4-2 home)

    7:00 PM ET, January 2, 2014

    A.J. Palumbo Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

    1 2 T
    APP 24 3155
    DUQ 49 3079

    Top Performers

    Appalachian State: T. Hamilton 18 Pts, 2 Reb, 1 Ast, 1 Stl

    Duquesne: O. Soko 22 Pts, 8 Reb, 1 Ast, 1 Stl, 2 Blk

    Soko powers Duquesne past Appalachian State 79-55

    Associated Press

    PITTSBURGH -- Ovie Soko had 22 points and eight rebounds while Tra' Vaugh White added 14 points to help Duquesne put away Appalachian State 79-55 Thursday night.

    Leading by six early, the Dukes (7-5) closed the first half on a 31-10 run, coasting to a 49-22 advantage at the break. Desmond Ridenour, Micah Mason and White each hit 3-pointers during the run and Soko capped the surge with three free throws and a layup.

    Duquesne shot 46.8 percent from the field and had three players score in double figures, with Dominique McKoy chipping in 10 points and six boards. Soko was 8 of 11 from the free throw line.

    Appalachian State (4-9) shot 31.3 percent and was outrebounded 52-33. They were paced by Tab Hamilton with 18 points on 7-of-21 shooting, and Jay Canty and Chris Burgess each contributed 12. The Mountaineers are 0-7 on the road this season.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    APP
    DUQ
    Points 55 79
    FG Made-Attempted 20-64 (.313) 29-62 (.468)
    3P Made-Attempted 8-23 (.348) 6-16 (.375)
    FT Made-Attempted 7-10 (.700) 15-25 (.600)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 20 (0/0) 15 (0/0)

    2013-14 Season

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