SANTA BARBARA, Calif. - UCSB could not overcome poor outside shooting and 16 turnovers in a 72-61 loss at Duquesne.
The Gauchos made just 3-of-16 from three-point distance while the Dukes sank 8-of-19 from beyond the arc.
Josh Pierre-Louis led UCSB with 15 points and 9 rebounds.
Dae Dae Grant scored a game-high 26 points and made 6 three-pointers for Duquesne who improved to 6-1 on the season.
UCSB is 4-2 and 0-2 on the road.
The Gauchos host Pacific on Saturday at 2pm.