Scores

Final

Duquesne 69

(3-18, 1-9 A 10)

Rhode Island 79

(12-9, 6-4 A 10)

    7:30 PM ET, February 8, 2006

    Thomas M. Ryan Center, Kingston, Rhode Island

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    DUQ 33 3669
    URI 41 3879

    Top Performers

    Duquesne: B. McAllister 36 Pts, 6 Reb, 3 Ast, 1 Stl

    Rhode Island: J. Wise 17 Pts, 12 Reb, 1 Ast, 1 Stl

    Rhode Island 79, Duquesne 69

    SOUTH KINGSTOWN, R.I. (AP) -- Jamaal Wise had 17 points and 12 rebounds Wednesday night to lead Rhode Island to a 79-69 win over Duquesne.

    Dawan Robinson helped with 21 points for Rhode Island, which broke a three-game losing streak with the victory. Will Daniels added 17 points and eight rebounds.

    Bryant McAllister led Duquesne (3-18, 1-9, Atlantic 10) with a career-high 36 points.

    Rhode Island (12-9, 6-4, Atlantic 10) hit six 3-pointers, including two during a 12-0 run in the second half. Jimmy Baron's 3-pointer gave Rhode Island a 14 point lead with 12:40 left to play. Rhode Island had led 41-33 at the half.

    McAllister helped keep Duquesne within striking distance. He hit a 3-pointer to pull Duquesne within 55-51 with just under 10 minutes left.

    Terrence Mack answered for Rhode Island with a 3-point play of his own. He finished with 11 points.

    McAllister's 36 points was the highest total by a Duquesne player in nearly 10 years. His eight 3-pointers tied a school record.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    DUQ
    URI
    Points 69 79
    FG Made-Attempted 27-57 (.474) 28-51 (.549)
    3P Made-Attempted 10-25 (.400) 6-14 (.429)
    FT Made-Attempted 5-6 (.833) 17-27 (.630)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 18 (0/0) 11 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 0 14

    2005-06 Season

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