Saint Joseph’s 93, Duquesne 90

Carl Jones scored 28 points and Saint Joseph’s gave coach Phil

Martelli his 300th win with a 93-90 overtime victory over

fourth-seeded Duquesne in the quarterfinals of the Atlantic 10

Conference tournament on Friday.

Jones hit the go-ahead layup in overtime and added two late free

throws as the 12th-seeded Hawks (11-21) advanced to the semifinal

on Saturday against Dayton (21-12). The ninth-seeded Flyers stunned

top-seeded and No. 18 Xavier 68-67 in the opening game at Boardwalk


Ronald Roberts had 19 points and Idris Hilliard 18 for the

Hawks, who won their final regular-season game to make the

tournament and then beat George Washington in overtime in the first


Damian Saunders and Bill Clark had 21 points apiece for Duquesne

(18-12), which lost for the seventh time in nine games. A

last-second 3-point shot by T.J. McConnell hit off the front of the