St. Bonaventure 69, Duquesne 48

Andrew Nicholson scored 21 points and grabbed 23 rebounds to

lead St. Bonaventure over Duquesne 69-48 on Saturday.

It was the first 20-20 game for St. Bonaventure since Bob Lanier

achieved the feat with 34 points and 27 rebounds against Loyola,

Md. On Dec. 22, 1967.

Nicholson, who grabbed more than 20 for the first time in his

career, joined Lanier, Glen Price and Essie Hollis with 20 or more

rebounds in a game for the Bonnies.

St. Bonaventure (13-9, 6-4 Atlantic 10 Conference) outrebounded

Duquesne 48-26 overall and 21-6 on the offensive glass, leading to

22 second-chance points.

Chris Johnson scored 15 points and Eric Mosley added 12 for the


St. Bonaventure held Duquesne to 7 of 25 from the field in the

second half, outscoring the Dukes 29-18 in the final 20


Mike Talley scored 12 points to lead the Dukes (14-10, 5-5).