PITTSBURGH — Micah Mason scored 27 points and Duquesne dealt St. Bonaventure its first Atlantic-10 Conference loss this season, 95-88 on Saturday.
Mason was 7 of 14 from the floor with four 3-pointers, five rebounds and four assists for the Dukes (12-6, 2-3). Derrick Coulter scored 23 points with seven boards and nine assists, Eric James had 16 points and L.G. Gill added 12 points and 12 rebounds.
St. Bonaventure (12-4, 4-1) was led by Jaylen Adams with 22 points and six assists. Denzel Gregg had 19 points, Dion Wright scored 17 points with 10 rebounds, and Marcus Posley added 15 points.
Duquesne use a 17-7 run early in the second half to build a 53-48 lead. Adams' 3-pointer with 10:21 to go put the Bonnies up by four, by Duquesne went on a 14-2 run, and then made 11 of 12 free throws in the last 1:24 to ice it.