Tarin Smith got here off the bench to attain sixteen factors and Eric Williams Jr. added 10 factors, grabbed thirteen rebounds and dished 5 assists as Duquesne gained its fourth straight recreation, beating winless Mississippi Valley State seventy three-forty nine on Wednesday night time.
Duquesne pressured the Delta Devils into sixteen turnovers and blocked 10 photographs, with Tydus Verhoeven rejecting 5.
The Dukes (6-three) got here into the competition capturing a tick underneath 50 % from behind the three-level arc (forty three of 87) over their final three video games and knocked down a faculty report 18 in a ninety seven-forty eight win over Delaware State on Saturday. The recent streak cooled significantly, with Duquesne hitting 25.9 % from deep (7 of 27) and forty three.three % general from the sector (29 of sixty seven).
MVSU (zero-9) went scoreless for greater than eight minutes within the first half, watching a ten-7 lead flip right into a 17-10 deficit. Dante Scott led the Delta Devils with eleven factors.