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DePaul women’s basketball falls short of third Big East title

DePaul women’s basketball falls short of third Big East title

Shane Rene

March 8, 2017


Filed under Basketball, Big East Tournament, Sports, Women's Sports

MILWAUKEE – If there is anything that Tuesday night’s 2017 Women’s Big East championship proved, it’s that NCAA women’s basketball is in no way, shape, or form inherently boring – and, of course, that anything can happen in March. Basketball fans got exactly what they signed up for in...

DePaul women’s basketball advances to Big East championship

DePaul women’s basketball advances to Big East championship

Shane Rene

March 7, 2017


Filed under Basketball, Big East Tournament, Sports, Women's Sports

MILWAUKEE – DePaul women’s basketball got the revenge they were looking for in Monday night’s 59-41 rock-fight with St. Johns, sending the Blue Demons into their third championship appearance in four years. The Blue Demons got off to a slow start on offense, struggling to navigate around a stingy...

Ashton Millender hopes to return for Big Dance

Ashton Millender hopes to return for Big Dance

April Lane

March 6, 2017


Filed under Basketball, Sports, Women's Sports

It was toward the latter end of November when Ashton Millender, junior guard for DePaul women’s basketball, started to feel pain in the side of her shin during practice. Read More »...

DePaul women’s basketball sinks Pirates in Big East quarterfinals 92-60

DePaul women’s basketball sinks Pirates in Big East quarterfinals 92-60

Shane Rene

March 6, 2017


Filed under Basketball, Big East Tournament, Sports, Women's Sports

MILWAUKEE — In the simplest terms, the Blue Demons are good at basketball – and that may be an understatement. Five individual players scored in double figures for DePaul in Sunday night’s 92-60 dismembering of Seton Hall, advancing Doug Bruno’s historic program to their fourth consecutive...

DePaul women’s basketball picks up several Big East awards

DePaul women’s basketball picks up several Big East awards

Ben Gartland

March 1, 2017


Filed under Basketball, Sports, Women's Sports

DePaul women's basketball picked up several individual awards on Wednesday morning as the Big East accolades were announced. Senior guard Brooke Schulte was named Big East Player of the Year, after stepping in to become a big part of the offense when Jessica January went down. Schulte was also named...

Four Big East titles in a row

Four Big East titles in a row

Shane Rene

February 27, 2017


Filed under Basketball, Big East Tournament, Sports, Women's Sports

Jessica January and Amarah Coleman starred as DePaul clinched the no. 1 seed in next week’s Big East Tournament and a fourth consecutive regular season conference championship (2017 title shared with Creighton) in Sunday afternoon’s 79-70 win against the Georgetown Hoyas.  Read More »...

Women clinch No. 1 seed in 79-70 win against Georgetown

Women clinch No. 1 seed in 79-70 win against Georgetown

Shane Rene

February 26, 2017


Filed under Basketball, Sports, Women's Sports

Jessica January and Amarah Coleman starred as DePaul clinched the no. 1 seed in next week’s Big East Tournament and a fourth consecutive regular season conference championship (2017 title shared with Creighton) in Sunday afternoon’s 79-70 win against the Georgetown Hoyas. “We have a philosophy...

Jessica January returns as DePaul women’s basketball cruises by Villanova 77-50

Jessica January returns as DePaul women’s basketball cruises by Villanova 77-50

Garret Neal

February 25, 2017


Filed under Basketball, Sports, Women's Sports

No. 19 DePaul women's basketball would cruise to a 77-50 victory over Villanova before a packed McGrath-Phillips arena Friday night, but all the focus was on the return of Jessica January.  The 2016 pre-season Big East player of the year had missed 15 games after fracturing her right index finger in...

Women’s basketball coaching staff brings stability

Women’s basketball coaching staff brings stability

Garret Neal

February 20, 2017


Filed under Basketball, Sports, Women's Sports

The DePaul Blue Demon’s women’s team is one of the most successful collegiate teams, coming off three straight Big East championships and 14 consecutive NCAA tournament appearances. Read More »...

NCAA hosting possibility

NCAA hosting possibility

Ben Gartland

February 13, 2017


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

While DePaul women's basketball is coasting through the Big East schedule (they moved to 14-1 in the Big East and 22-5 overall this weekend), there is something bigger on the line than a fourth-straight Big East regular season title. Read More »...

January could return by next week

January could return by next week

Adeyemi Sosina

February 13, 2017


Filed under Basketball, Sports, Women's Sports

Entering the season, last thing Jessica January thought would be an injury hindering her preseason Big East player of the year predictions. Read More »...

DePaul women’s basketball coasts through Seton Hall 86-60

DePaul women’s basketball coasts through Seton Hall 86-60

Garret Neal

February 6, 2017


Filed under Basketball, Sports, Women's Sports

A decent home crowd trickled in on Super Bowl Sunday for no. 17 DePaul’s matchup against Seton Hall.  The final score shows a dominant performance by DePaul in an 86-60 shellacking, but it was hard earned. The Blue Demons came out dominant in the first quarter, going on a 16-2 run between the six...

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