The Fordham Rams visit A.J. Palumbo Center in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania on Wednesday to play the Duquesne Dukes. Fordham fell to 9-5 on the season following its 76-51 loss to VCU. The Rams trailed at the half 35-16 and were outscored to start the second 19-9 to fall behind by 30 points. Jalen Cobb scored 14 points to lead Fordham in the loss.
Duquesne fell to 9-5 on the season following its 65-61 loss to Davidson. The game was close the entire way with Davidson leading at the half by just two points. The Dukes took an early second half lead but could not hold it. Sincere Carry led Duquesne with 17 points, five assists and four rebounds in the loss.
Nick Honor leads the Rams in scoring with an average of 16.4 points per game. The leading rebounder for Fordham is Jesse Bunting with an average of 5.5 per game, while Antwon Portley is the leader in assists with an average of 3.4 per game. Fordham is shooting 43.1% from the field and 34.5% from 3-point territory.
Eric Williams Jr. leads the Dukes in scoring and rebounding with averages of 13.4 points and 7.4 rebounds per game. Sincere Carry is the third leading scorer and leader in assists with averages of 11.5 points and 5.9 assists per game. Duquesne is shooting 42.7% from the field and 31.3% from 3-point territory.