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Mart’e Grays selected to National Scholar-Athlete Team.

Mart’e Grays selected to National Scholar-Athlete Team.

Andrew Hattersley, Asst. Sports Editor

April 17, 2018


Filed under Basketball, Women's Sports

Just five days after junior forward Mart’e Grays was named to the All-Big East First Team, she was one of 10 athletes named to the 2018 Division I-AAA Athletic Directors Association Women’s Basketball Scholar-Athlete team. Grays bounced back after sitting out the entire 2016-2017 season with a...

Chicago Sky draft Coleman

Chicago Sky draft Coleman

Shane Rene, Sports Editor

April 16, 2018


Filed under Basketball, Sports, Women's Sports

DePaul women’s basketball head coach Doug Bruno sent his 11th player to the WNBA Thursday night, but she won’t be straying far from home. The Chicago Sky used the 28th overall pick to select Blue Demon guard Amarah Coleman in the third round of the 2018 WNBA draft. The Bolingbrook native will joi...

Jessica January signs training camp contract with the Connecticut Sun

Jessica January signs training camp contract with the Connecticut Sun

Andrew Hattersley, Asst. Sports Editor

March 23, 2018


Filed under Basketball, Sports, Women's Sports

After excelling overseas this past season, former DePaul guard Jessica January is getting an opportunity back home in the United States. The Connecticut Sun announced Thursday, January has been signed to a training camp contract. The Sun drafted January 28th overall in the 2017 WNBA draft and ...

Doug Bruno headlines USA Basketball Chicago Coach Academy

Doug Bruno headlines USA Basketball Chicago Coach Academy

Andrew Hattersley, Asst. Sports Editor

March 22, 2018


Filed under Basketball, Sports, Women's Sports

Fresh of his 16th consecutive appearance to the NCAA Tournament, DePaul women’s basketball head coach Doug Bruno has been chosen to headline a lineup of speakers for the USA Basketball Chicago Coach Academy presented by Nike on May 19-20 at Lane Tech College Prep in an announcement made Wednesday....

DePaul falls just short in second round loss to Texas A&M

DePaul falls just short in second round loss to Texas A&M

Andrew Hattersley, Asst. Sports Editor

March 18, 2018


Filed under Basketball, Women's Sports

One of the winningest seasons in school history for No. 23 DePaul (27-8) ended in heartbreaking fashion Sunday afternoon with a 80-79 loss to No. 14 Texas A&M (26-9) in College Station, Texas in the second round of the NCAA Tournament. Texas A&M National Freshman of the Year Chennedy Carter snat...

Game Preview: DePaul faces Texas A&M for a spot in the Sweet 16

Game Preview: DePaul faces Texas A&M for a spot in the Sweet 16

Andrew Hattersley, Asst. Sports Editor

March 17, 2018


Filed under Basketball, Sports, Women's Sports

A Sweet 16 berth will be on the line Sunday afternoon when No. 23 DePaul (27-7) and No. 14 Texas A&M (25-9) face off in the second round of the NCAA Tournament in College Station, Texas. The Blue Demons advanced to the second round with a 90-79 victory over Oklahoma in the opening round of the...

DePaul advances to second round of the NCAA Tournament with win over Oklahoma

DePaul advances to second round of the NCAA Tournament with win over Oklahoma

Andrew Hattersley, Asst. Sports Editor

March 16, 2018


Filed under Basketball, Sports, Women's Sports

The name of the game in March is win and advance and that’s exactly what No. 23 DePaul (27-7) did with a 90-79 win over Oklahoma to advance to the second round of the NCAA Tournament in College Station, Texas Friday afternoon. DePaul will face fourth seeded Texas A&M who beat Drake 89-76 ...

Former Blue Demons reflect on 2014 Tournament game against Oklahoma

Former Blue Demons reflect on 2014 Tournament game against Oklahoma

Andrew Hattersley, Asst. Sports Editor

March 16, 2018


Filed under Basketball, Sports, Women's Sports

Each game and each season tell their own story, but recent matchups between DePaul and Oklahoma have told a familiar tale. Close, high scoring, and down to the wire. The two sides will meet again in the first round of the Women’s NCAA Tournament, just like they did in 2014 when the Blue Demons survived...

Game Preview: DePaul opens big dance with rematch against Oklahoma

Game Preview: DePaul opens big dance with rematch against Oklahoma

Andrew Hattersley, Asst. Sports Editor

March 15, 2018


Filed under Basketball, Sports, Women's Sports

40 minutes wasn’t enough to decide the first meeting between DePaul (26-7; 15-3 Big East) and Oklahoma (16-14; 11-7 Big 12), now they will meet again in the first round of the NCAA Tournament on Friday at 11 a.m CT in College Station. The Blue Demons received the No. 5 seed in the tournament, while...

DePaul Oklahoma set for rematch in the first round of the NCAA Tournament

DePaul Oklahoma set for rematch in the first round of the NCAA Tournament

Evan Sully, Staff Writer

March 13, 2018


Filed under Basketball, Sports, Women's Sports

No. 23 DePaul (26-7; 15-3 Big East) has known for close to a week they would be dancing this March for a 16th consecutive time, but Monday night they finally learned they will be heading to College Station, Texas, for a first round showdown against the Oklahoma Sooners (16-14; 11-7 Big 12). DePau...

Dancing Demons

Dancing Demons

Evan Sully, Staff Writer

March 12, 2018


Filed under Basketball, Sports, Women's Sports

DePaul (26-7; 15-3 Big East) added another milestone to its already fantastic season on Tuesday night by running all over the Marquette Golden Eagles (23-9; 15-3 Big East) 98-63 to win their third Big East Tournament championship in the last five seasons. Senior guard Amarah Coleman poured in a care...

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