Recap: Duquesne vs. Saint Josephs
Pittsburgh, PA (Sports Network) - Langston Galloway poured in 16 points to lead the Saint Joseph's Hawks to a 74-66 road win over the Duquesne Dukes in an Atlantic 10 showdown at the A.J. Palumbo Center.
Ronald Roberts Jr. had a double-double for Saint Joseph's (9-5, 1-1 A-10), registering 13 points and 11 rebounds to go along with four assists. Carl Jones shot just 4-of-11 from the free throw stripe but still finished with 15 points and Chris Wilson scored 12 points.
Andre Marhold and Sean Johnson each scored 13 points for the Dukes (7-9, 0-2), who have lost four of five. Derrick Colter added 11 points and five assists.
The Hawks came out scorching in the first half, shooting 52 percent from the floor with all five starters getting in on the action. They never trailed and went into the locker rooms ahead, 40-33.
Duquesne fought back to tie the score at 51-51 with just under ten minutes remaining, but back-to-back 3-pointers by Papa Ndao and Galloway put the Hawks up for good. The Dukes dominated the paint in the second period, outscoring the Hawks 18-6.
The Hawks have now won four of their last five games and improve to 37-12 all- time against the Dukes.Game Notes