#A10WBB Daily Dose | Saturday, February 1, 2014
A-10 Standings | A-10 Stats
Saturday, February 1
Fordham at St. Bonaventure | 1:00 | Watch Live - A-10 Network.
Rhode Island at George Washington | 2:00 | Watch Live - A-10 Network.
VCU at Saint Joseph’s | 2:00 | Watch Live - A-10 Network.
La Salle at Saint Louis | 5:30 | Watch Live - A-10 Network.
George Mason at Dayton | 6:00 | Watch Live - A-10 Network.
Duquesne at Richmond | 7:00| Watch Live - A-10 Network.
Recent Scores (Click Here for Recaps)
Saint Louis 69, Saint Joseph’s 65
Richmond 56, La Salle 39
Fordham 64, Rhode Island 51
George Washington 89, UMass 76
Duquesne 64, George Mason 45
A-10 News and Notes
>With a win on Wednesday at George Mason, Duquesne improved to 15-6 overall and 7-1 in the Atlantic 10 Conference and remains in first place. The victory also ties a program record with six consecutive conference wins. The Dukes also tied their best-ever 8-game start to the conference season (2013, 2011, 1998).
>The A-10 has five teams ranked in the top 75 of the RPI. Saint Joseph’s (10), Dayton (27), Fordham (60), Duquesne (66), St. Bonaventure (75). The A-10 ranks No. 9 among conferences.
>La Salle’s Alicia Cropper and Saint Joseph’s Natasha Cloud have been named Co-Atlantic 10 Women’s Basketball Players of the Week, while Richmond’s Olivia Healy has been tabbed as the Rookie of the Week for games played Jan. 20-26. Richmond with nine rebounds. This was also her second-straight and fourth career game with 20 or more points.
>Backed by a 50 percent shooting second half, the Saint Joseph’s women’s basketball team topped Dayton, 75-63, Sunday evening at Hagan Arena. The Hawks were led by junior Natasha Cloud’s 21 points, eight assists and eight rebounds as they improved to 16-4 overall and 5-2 in the Atlantic 10. The loss snaps a 10 game winning streak by the Flyers and it was Dayton’s first regular season league loss since 2012.
>Four teams (Dayton, George Washington, Fordham, VCU) have had winning streaks of 8 or more, while George Washington, La Salle, St. Bonaventure & VCU have already eclipsed their respective win totals from last year.