The Dukes defeated Cal State Northridge 97-74 to move to 6-0 on the season. The last time the Dukes started a season 6-0 was the 1980-81 season. The Dukes will face Drake on Saturday night at 8:37pm eastern time.
Cal State Northridge put up a good fight in the first half going into the half trailing 46-37. The Matadors simply couldn't keep up with the Dukes in the 2nd half as the Dukes pulled away midway through the 2nd half after successfully using their two platoon system. Duquesne was lead by #33 Kojo Mensah who scored 22 points and shot 10-10 from the line. Aaron Jackson had a season high 19 points while playing his usual tenacious defense.
Duquesne shot 50% from the field while holding Cal State Northridge below 40% shooting from the floor.