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Duquesne Will get Win No. 18, Beats Saint Joseph’s 76-62



Saint Joseph’s Males’s Basketball Coach Billy Lange couldn’t restrain himself as he prematurely retreated in direction of his locker room, earlier than Duquesne’s Quincy McGriff powered residence a slam dunk following a Jimmy Clark III steal.

This play was one in every of many highlights in a 76-62 Dukes victory over the Hawks Wednesday evening on the UPMC Cooper Fieldhouse.

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Duquesne (18-8/8-5 Atlantic 10) was paced by Tevin Brewer’s 16 factors on 6-of-9 taking pictures. Tre Williams scored 13 factors and grabbed six rebounds. Dae Dae Grant contributed 10 factors. Clark had eight factors of his personal, however his 9 assists have been a profession excessive. The Dukes had 5 gamers obtain not less than a +10 on the night.

As a group, Duquesne gained the rebounding battle 34-29, quick break factors 21-6, bench factors 24-5 and paint 34-26.

This win is Duquesne’s fifteenth at residence, one shy of a college report and the primary time the Dukes have opened with 4 wins to begin February since 1970-71.

Saint Joseph’s (13-13/7-7 A-10) noticed Lynn Greer III lead all scorers with 22 factors and drew 9 fouls. Erik Reynolds II added 19 factors, and Ejike Obinna 11 factors.

Duquesne opened the competition on an 11-4 run as David Dixon supplied a key bench spark within the run. First, he juggled the ball on a Clark go, sustaining possession and changing an and-one play.

As Dixon maneuvered his manner across the rim following a dunk, Lange spent his first timeout. Dixon would end with seven factors in 4 minutes, earlier than happening with an damage.

An 8-0 Dukes run over 1:56 of sport motion solely added to the benefit, which went over double digits. Duquesne had six assists on its first seven baskets, whereas the Hawks have been contained to a single helper over the identical time period.

Duquesne owned vital first-half benefits over its opponents in bench factors (19-0), fastbreak factors (16-2) and steals (8-1).

Clark’s helper to McGriff was his sixth of the night, breaking his earlier profession excessive which was achieved twice.

Duquesne owned a 39-24 edge at halftime.

Saint Joseph’s tried to be a extra bodily facet and had the competition reduce to 11 factors, earlier than the Dukes have been in a position to exceed the Hawks effort.

The guests took 21 free throws within the second half, making 17, however Duquesne made a number of spark performs taking pictures 51.9% from the sphere, together with 75% from two-point vary.

Duquesne will take to the highway for the primary time in two weeks, when it faces Saint Louis at 8 p.m. ESPN+ will carry this contest.


Pitt Discovers Seeding and Opponents in Pool Play for Upcoming ACC Match




Pitt came upon their opponents in Pool Play within the upcoming ACC Match this week at Durham Bulls Athletic Park in Durham, N.C.

Pitt (23-30 general, 10-18 ACC) earned the No. 12 seed within the match. They’ll tackle No. 8 Notre Dame on Wednesday, Could 24 at 11 a.m. after which No. 1 Wake Forest on Thursday, Could 25 at 11 a.m. as properly.

The Panthers must win each video games in opposition to the Preventing Irish and the Demon Deacons to make it to the ACC Semifinals. They can even have to win the whole ACC Match, if they’re to earn a spot within the NCAA Match, with a beneath .500 document.

Pitt performed Wake Forest and Notre Dame at residence this season, taking one sport off of every opponent.

They beat Wake Forest 3-0 within the first sport of the collection, the one crew to do shut out Wake Forest this season, after which misplaced the following two video games by a mixed 40 runs to simply 5 they scored.

The Panthers misplaced a detailed first sport in opposition to the Preventing Irish, suffered an 11-2 loss the following day after which closed out the collection with a 9-5 win.

Pitt wanted luck simply to make the match this week, as they suffered a sweep by the hands of NC State, the third straight season doing so. Louisville, who wanted simply two wins in opposition to a poor Florida State crew at residence, gained solely the primary sport of the collection earlier than shedding the ultimate two, permitting Pitt to earn the ultimate seed within the match.

Regardless of the poor finish to the season, Pitt managed to make the ACC Semifinals final season, defeating each No. 7 Georgia Tech and No. 2 Louisville in Pool Play. They’d lose 8-3 to No. 10 NC State within the Semifinals to finish their season.

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Launch of Award-winning Documentary “Breaking the Silence”




Golden Rule Media, LLC is happy to announce that, in honor of Psychological Well being Consciousness Month, their groundbreaking award-winning documentary movie concerning the phenomena of psychosis and psychotic situations, BREAKING THE SILENCE has simply been launched on the Amazon streaming platform.

 A daring, real, sincere, honest, and intimately private account of struggles with psychological well being, the movie tracks an uplifting, inspirational, and transferring story of catharsis, redemption, and renewal, interwoven with a plethora of instructional details about the origins, analysis, and remedy of those phenomena from a number of the most notable and educated consultants within the discipline. It’s a profound take a look at how the thoughts can break, and the way it can in the end heal.

The objective of the documentary is to teach, inform, and most significantly, to point out people on the market who’re struggling that they’re not alone in these experiences and that restoration and regaining mastery will not be simply doable, however possible, given the best instruments, methods, and help.

BREAKING THE SILENCE has received awards for: Finest Instructional Movie on the Cannes World Movie Competition – Keep in mind the Future; Finest Psychological Well being Analysis on the Consider Psychology Movie Competition; the Viewers Alternative Award for Finest Documentary on the New Hope Movie Competition; and the Consciousness Award on the Consciousness Movie Competition.

The movie may also be featured on the annual Nationwide Alliance on Psychological Sickness convention (NAMICon 2023) on the Minneapolis Conference Middle as a part of their Film Highlight Screening Program on Friday, Could 26, 2023 @ 12:30 p.m.

The movie’s author/director/producer and central topic, Dara Sanandaji, is a enterprise proprietor, writer, advisor, supporter of the humanities, and psychological well being advocate residing in Washington, D.C. The co-director/producer and composer, Freddie Bell, who additionally co-created the hit present “Repair My Flip” on HGTV, owns an impartial file label, Electrical Prepare Data, and runs a charity known as “A Reward From Glen,” at the moment resides in Los Angeles.

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Cinedigm and The Conjuring creator Be a part of Forces to Develop “The Haunted”




Cinedigm introduced as we speak that the Firm will likely be partnering with horror heavyweight Tony DeRosa-Grund, creator of The Conjuring (over $2 billion in field workplace to this point), to develop The Haunted, a brand new paranormal horror franchise based mostly on verifiable precise occasions. Whereas the story particulars are being saved below wraps, Cinedigm can affirm that The Haunted franchise begins with one household’s darkish and terrifying real-life preternatural experiences which intersect with historic info and legends surrounding a younger pregnant lady accused by her personal father of being a witch. That convergence locations the household in impending mortal hazard.

DeRosa-Grund, who beforehand wrote the unique story for The Conjuring, named it, and created the “street map” for that franchise, goals to emulate that prior success by equally constructing The Haunted universe via sequels, historic prequels, and spin-offs. The franchise’s preliminary focus will likely be on the actual occasions skilled by a multi-generational household below siege from malevolent, and intensely violent, supernatural forces.  The Haunted additionally focuses on its extraordinarily uncommon circumstances which occurred when the dwelling individuals concerned suffered vital, and repeated, actual bodily hurt – even a loss of life – from these darkish forces that plagued them. The truth that these occasions might occur to anybody, mixed with the “you’ll be able to run however you’ll be able to’t cover” side of the household’s very actual plight, plumbs new depths of the horror style.

“We’re thrilled to be collaborating with Tony DeRosa-Grund, a contemporary grasp of the horror style, on The Haunted franchise,” stated Tom Owen, Managing Director of Cinedigm/Bloody Disgusting. “Primarily based on the true-life occasions, these movies will take audiences on a wild and terrifying journey into the world of the paranormal, not like some other ever seen earlier than in movie. We’re assured The Haunted, will set a brand new bar for horror films and can completely resonate with horror fans, in addition to each different viewers quadrant.”

“Having created, produced and written the story for the unique The Conjuring, I can say, with absolute readability and certainty, that The Haunted is exponentially higher, more true and extra terrifying,” stated DeRosa-Grund. “I’m really excited to be working with Tom and Brad [of Cinedigm/Bloody Disgusting] who “bought it,” and embraced the mission proper from our very first pitch assembly. I wish to additionally thank Cinedigm Chairman Chris McGurk, who not solely backed my very first characteristic movie, but additionally satisfied me to return out of my retirement for this mission.”

The deal was negotiated by Yolanda Macias, Chief Content material Officer, on behalf of Cinedigm and Legal professional Jonnathan O. Owens on behalf of Tony DeRosa-Grund. With DeRosa-Grund having now accomplished the script, Cinedigm and Bloody Disgusting will subsequent look to connect a Director earlier than going into manufacturing with DeRosa-Grund producing via the Nverse Photos banner later this 12 months.

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