Duquesne, Rhode Island put streaks on line

Must Read

Fans blast NASCAR over handling of Ryan Newman Daytona 500 crash

Peter Casey-USA TODAY Sports Ryan Newman crossed the...

El once de la jornada 28 del Diario AS en LaLiga SmartBank

La vigesimoctava jornada de LaLiga SmartBank tuvo once protagonistas que a continuación detallamos. Dobletes de Stoichkov (Alcorcón), Mikel Rico (Huesca) y Stuani...

NASCAR’s Ryan Newman Hospitalized After Scary Crash At Daytona 500

NASCAR driver Ryan Newman is in a Florida hospital after his car wrecked in a super-scary crash on the...
Distinct Athletehttp://Distinctathlete.com
DistinctAthlete.com is an entertaining sports site. The site specializes in viral sports content. Content includes controversial and original opinions, news stories, off-beat stories, humorous videos, entertaining photos, exclusive interviews, and witty banter between the writers and commenters. Distinct Athlete was launched in May of 2012 and has been featured and/or cited on several prominent sports sites.

Duquesne (15-2, 5-0) vs. Rhode Island (12-5, 4-1)

Thomas M. Ryan Center, Kingston, Rhode Island; Wednesday, 7 p.m. EST

BOTTOM LINE: Duquesne looks for its sixth straight conference win against Rhode Island. Duquesne’s last A10 loss came against the Saint Joseph’s Hawks 92-86 on March 14, 2019. Rhode Island has won all four games against A10 opponents this season.

STEPPING UP: Rhode Island’s Fatts Russell has averaged 19.2 points, 4.8 assists and 3.2 steals while Cyril Langevine has put up 10.1 points and 10.8 rebounds. For the Dukes, Marcus Weathers has averaged 13.9 points and 8.2 rebounds while Michael Hughes has put up 10.4 points, 6.9 rebounds and 3.2 blocks.

CLAMPING DOWN: The Rams have given up just 61.4 points per game across five conference games, an improvement from the 72.1 per game they gave up in non-conference play.NIFTY FATTS: Russell has connected on 34.4 percent of the 90 3-pointers he’s attempted and has made 7 of 17 over the last three games. He’s also made 84.9 percent of his free throws this season.

UNBEATEN WHEN: The Rams are 8-0 when they shoot at least 68.8 percent from the foul line and 4-5 when they fall shy of that mark. The Dukes are 14-0 when they make six or more 3-pointers and 1-2 when the team hits fewer than six from long range.

THREAT FROM DEEP: Duquesne’s Tavian Dunn-Martin has attempted 100 3-pointers and connected on 36 percent of them, and is 13 for 29 over his last five games.

DID YOU KNOW: Rhode Island has attempted the second-most free throws among all A10 teams. The Rams have averaged 21.8 free throws per game this season and 25 per game over their last three games.




Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

Latest News

Moeen Ali admits it will be ‘special’ for him to captain local side Birmingham Phoenix in Hundred 

'I grew up in this area': Moeen Ali admits it will be 'very special' for him to captain local side Birmingham Phoenix in inaugural...

Kobe Bryant Insane Tribute Lambo Up For Sale For $170,000

A massive Kobe Bryant fan tricked out his Lamborghini to honor the Black Mamba ... and now the guy says the amazing whip can...

Paul Pogba WILL leave Manchester United, says Gary Neville

'Why they allow themselves to be played I will never know': Paul Pogba WILL leave Manchester United, says Gary Neville who believes club should...

‘Beverly Hills Cop’ Actress Heather Parkhurst Mauled by Her Pit Bulls

Heather Elizabeth Parkhurst -- an actress who's appeared in "Alpha Dog" and "Beverly Hills Cop III" -- damn near got her arm torn off...

More Articles Like This