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Men’s and women’s soccer end tough seasons

Men’s and women’s soccer end tough seasons

Shane Rene and Garret Neal

November 6, 2017


Filed under Soccer, Sports

A 1-0 win against St. John’s on Oct. 26 punched DePaul’s ticket into the Big East tournament for the third season in a row. On Wednesday, DePaul took on Providence in the first round. Read More »...

Blue Demon Rundown

Blue Demon Rundown

Shane Rene

November 6, 2017


Filed under Basketball, Sports, Volleyball

Volleyball DePaul battled Providence in the Demon’s third on a four-game road trip.  Providence came into the match at 4-8 in conference to DePaul’s 2-11. Providence swept DePaul 3-0, repeating what they had done in the two teams’ first match up.  The Friars took the first set 25-20 behind fiv...

A sweet end to a sour season

A sweet end  to a sour  season

Andrew Hattersley

November 5, 2017


Filed under Soccer, Sports

A tough season ended on a positive note for DePaul men’s soccer on Wednesday, Nov. 1 as they knocked off rival Marquette 3-1 at Wish Field. With the win, DePaul closes out the season 5-11-2 and 2-6-1 in conference play leaving them ninth in the Big East. The game did not get off to a good start for the Blue...

Men’s Basketball dominates in exhibition tuneup

Men’s Basketball dominates in exhibition tuneup

Paul Steeno

November 5, 2017


Filed under Basketball, Men's Sports, Sports

The provocative question of who would score the first basket at Wintrust Arena has finally been answered. On the first possession of the DePaul Blue Demon’s dominating 121-65 exhibition victory against NAIA opponent Indiana University Northwest at Wintrust Arena on Sunday afternoon, junior forward Eli Ca...

Strus on the Loose

Strus on the Loose

Paul Steeno

October 27, 2017


Filed under Basketball, Basketball Preview, Men's Sports, Sports

Hanging prominently on the north side of the O’Malley Lewis Place Center on East Jackson Boulevard in Chicago is a billboard promoting the 2017-2018 DePaul Blue Demon men’s basketball team. With a red and black-hued Chicago skyline and ominous red sky lingering in the background, the billboard...

Former Blue Demon Billy Garrett Jr. earns spot on G-League roster

Former Blue Demon Billy Garrett Jr. earns spot on G-League roster

Paul Steeno

October 27, 2017


Filed under Basketball, Men's Sports, Sports

Former DePaul Blue Demons guard Billy Garrett Jr. has earned a spot on the training camp roster of the New York Knicks G League affiliate Westchester Knicks the team announced Monday. Read More »...

Men’s soccer can’t weather the Red Storm on senior day

Men’s soccer can’t weather the Red Storm on senior day

Andrew Hattersley

October 23, 2017


Filed under Men's Sports, Soccer, Sports

In a back-and-forth affair on DePaul Men's Soccer’s Senior Day, it was St. John’s freshman Jack Shearer, who had the deciding goal.  In the eighth minute of the game for the Red Storm, Shearer took advantage of a deflection and tapped in the sole goal of the match and St. John’s held on for the ...

Commentary: Tyger Campbell still in the running for DePaul

Commentary: Tyger Campbell still in the running for DePaul

Shane Rene

October 23, 2017


Filed under Basketball, Men's Sports

DePaul’s official unveiling and first open practice at Wintrust Arena on Saturday Oct. 14 gave fans and media their first taste of the most highly anticipated season in over a decade of Blue Demon basketball.  But aside from the general allure of a swanky new arena in the South Loop, there isn’t a...

Big East preseason coaches’ poll puts DePaul in last place

Big East preseason coaches’ poll puts DePaul in last place

Shane Rene and Paul Steeno

October 18, 2017


Filed under Basketball, Men's Sports, Sports

With very few believers outside of the program, it’s going to be DePaul basketball against the world this season. The Big East Conference revealed its 2017-18 preseason coaches’ poll on Wednesday, Oct. 18, as players and coaches gathered at Madison Square Garden in New York City for Big East Medi...

Eighth Grader and Ukrainian big man make verbal commitment’s to DePaul

Eighth Grader and Ukrainian big man make verbal commitment’s to DePaul

Paul Steeno

October 16, 2017


Filed under Basketball, Men's Sports

Oct. 8 The DePaul men’s basketball program has received another verbal commitment from a player who has yet to reach high school. California eighth grader Skyy Clark announced on his Instagram page Sunday evening that he has verbally committed to DePaul, supposedly to play alongside Chicago eighth g...

Tyger Campbell and Bryan Penn-Johnson spotted at Wintrust

Tyger Campbell and Bryan Penn-Johnson spotted at Wintrust

Paul Steeno

October 16, 2017


Filed under Basketball, Men's Sports

When Wintrust arena opened its doors on Saturday, two four-star recruits, Tyger Campbell and Bryan Penn Johnson, were in attendance. The first notable recruit in attendance at the scrimmage Saturday is probably the one more familiar to DePaul fans. Four-star La Lumiere point guard Tyger Campbell comm...

Open Season: DePaul hosts open practice at Wintrust Arena

Open Season: DePaul hosts open practice at Wintrust Arena

Garret Neal and Paul Steeno

October 16, 2017


Filed under Basketball, Basketball, Men's Sports, Sports, Women's Sports

Sheets of rain fell out of the sky without end, but the spirits of the Blue Demon faithful were not dampened as they waited for the first public event at Wintrust Arena since completion.  On Saturday DePaul held a free event to show off the new home of DePaul Basketball.  The day was highlighted by ...

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