|Duquesne hoping to make statement against Panthers|
|Written by Admin|
|Tuesday, 04 December 2012 08:46|
The Dukes (4-3) have dropped 11 straight to the Panthers (7-1) and while Ferry says his rebuilding team will prepare like it's just another game, he understands a victory would add some juice to a rivalry that's been one-sided most of the last three decades.
The Panthers beat the Dukes 80-69 at Consol Energy Center last year but it came at a high cost after point guard Tray Woodall went down with an abdominal injury that lingered the rest of the season. Pitt is in much better shape to absorb such a loss this year thanks to the rapid development of freshman James Robinson.
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