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Slow start costs DePaul in loss to Marquette

Slow start costs DePaul in loss to Marquette

Andrew Hattersley, Asst. Sports Editor

January 5, 2018


Filed under Basketball, Sports, Women's Sports

MILWAUKEE -- DePaul (10-5, 2-1 Big East) entered Thursday night looking to avenge three losses to Marquette (9-5, 3-0 Big East) last season, but were in a quick hole they couldn’t climb out of falling to their rivals 93-81 at the Al McGuire Center for their first loss of Big East play. The Golden...

DePaul still looking for late-game solutions in loss to Georgetown

DePaul still looking for late-game solutions in loss to Georgetown

Andrew Hattersley, Asst. Sports Editor

January 3, 2018


Filed under Basketball, Men's Sports, Sports

For the second straight game, the DePaul (7-8, 0-3 Big East) will feel like they let one get away with a 90-81 loss to Georgetown (11-3, 1-2 Big East) Tuesday night, their third straight loss to begin Big East play. It was a familiar story down the stretch for the Blue Demons who cut the Georgetown...

DePaul’s late game struggles continue in 90-81 loss to Georgetown

DePaul’s late game struggles continue in 90-81 loss to Georgetown

Paul Steeno, Sports Reporter

January 3, 2018


Filed under Basketball, Men's Sports, Sports

A winnable Big East game slipped through the DePaul Blue Demons (7-8, 0-3 Big East) fingers as the visiting Georgetown Hoyas (11-3, 1-2 Big East) absorbed run after run in the second half to escape Wintrust Arena with a 90-81 victory. "[We need] better belief in our system and better belief in each...

DePaul looks to rebound against Georgetown

DePaul looks to rebound against Georgetown

Andrew Hattersley, Asst. Sports Editor

January 1, 2018


Filed under Basketball, Men's Sports, Sports

One team will pick up their first win of conference play when DePaul (7-7, 0-2) and Georgetown (10-3, 0-2) square off Tuesday night at Wintrust Arena. Both sides enter the contest feeling like they’ve let one of their first two games slip away with the Blue Demons surrendering a 16-point lead to...

Triple-double powers Kelly Campbell to Big East Player of the Week

Triple-double powers Kelly Campbell to Big East Player of the Week

Paul Steeno, Sports Reporter

January 1, 2018


Filed under Basketball, Sports, Women's Sports

DePaul Blue Demon sophomore guard Kelly Campbell rang in the New Year with a Big East Player of the Week award. In two DePaul wins last week, Campbell averaged a triple-double with 10.5 points, 12 rebounds and ten assists. On Thursday against Seton Hall, Campbell poured in 11 points, grabbed 12...

DePaul holds off St. John’s for third straight win

DePaul holds off St. John’s for third straight win

Andrew Hattersley, Asst. Sports Editor

December 30, 2017


Filed under Basketball, Sports, Women's Sports

Two nights after tying a school record with 19 threes, DePaul (10-4, 2-0 Big East) used a big second quarter run and a solid defensive outing to fend off a surging St John’s (7-6, 1-1 Big East) squad to hold on for a 76-67 victory at McGrath-Phillips Arena Saturday night. Two nights after recording...

Second half woes continue as Xavier drops DePaul

Second half woes continue as Xavier drops DePaul

Paul Steeno, Sports Reporter

December 30, 2017


Filed under Basketball, Men's Sports, Sports

Same script, new game. In a defeat that made the Dec. 16 loss against Northwestern look like a minor annoyance instead of a heartbreaker in retrospect, the Xavier Musketeers (14-1) used a furious comeback over the last 15 minutes of the game to escape 77-72 against DePaul (7-7) Saturday afternoon...

Schedule remains tough as Blue Demons travel to Xavier Saturday

Schedule remains tough as Blue Demons travel to Xavier Saturday

Paul Steeno, Sports Reporter

December 29, 2017


Filed under Basketball, Men's Sports, Sports

The DePaul Blue Demons celebrate the end of 2017 with another showdown against a top 10 opponent. After a 103-85 loss against No. 1 ranked Villanova on Wednesday evening, the Blue Demons (7-6, 0-1 Big East) will travel to Cincinnati to square off against the No. 6/5 ranked Xavier Musketeers (12-1,...

DePaul takes predictable loss to Villanova 103-85

DePaul takes predictable loss to Villanova 103-85

Patrick Feil, Contributing Sportswriter

December 29, 2017


Filed under Basketball, Men's Sports, Sports

DePaul needs to improve following loss to No. 1 Villanova heading into Big East play The DePaul Blue Demons opened the 2017-2018 Big East season with a 103-85 loss to No. 1 ranked Villanova at Wintrust Arena. In their first taste of Big East action, the Blue demons surrender a season high 103 points...

DePaul uses career night from Campbell to beat Seton Hall

DePaul uses career night from Campbell to beat Seton Hall

Andrew Hattersley, Asst. Sports Editor

December 28, 2017


Filed under Basketball, Sports, Women's Sports

In search of their fifth-consecutive regular season title, it was a dominant start for the DePaul Blue Demons (9-4) as they raced past Seton Hall (8-4) for an 89-66 victory at McGrath-Phillips Arena Thursday night. The Blue Demons had six players finish in double figures, but were led by Kelly Campbell...

Blue Demons welcome No. 1 ranked Villanova to Wintrust Arena

Blue Demons welcome No. 1 ranked Villanova to Wintrust Arena

Paul Steeno, Sports Reporter

December 28, 2017


Filed under Basketball, Men's Sports, Sports

When it's an argument whether preseason Associated Press All-American Jalen Brunson is the best player on the Villanova Wildcats (12-0) it shouldn't be hard to figure out why the Wildcats are undefeated and will slot in at No. 1 in both polls going into a 6:30 p.m. matchup against the DePaul ...

Sixth-year Blue Demon refuses to peter out

Sixth-year Blue Demon refuses to peter out

Paul Steeno, Sports Reporter

December 26, 2017


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

Taking a charge is a skill that requires heightened defensive instincts, impeccable timing, and…. intrepidity? It's unnerving waiting motionless as a toned, Division I basketball player crashes into your chest sending you barreling backward towards the unforgiving floor. In almost any other setting...

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