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Connecticut races past DePaul 103-69

Connecticut races past DePaul 103-69

Andrew Hattersley, Assistant Sports Editor

December 8, 2017


Filed under Basketball, Sports, Women's Sports

The number one team in the country Connecticut (8-0) proved why Friday night, putting on a passing clinic in route to a 103-69 victory over DePaul (6-3), who came in winners of three straight entering this highly anticipated matchup at Wintrust Arena. After the game, DePaul head coach Doug Bruno tipped...

PREVIEW: DePaul hosts No. 1 ​​UCONN and the legend of Geno Auriemma

PREVIEW: DePaul hosts No. 1 ​​UCONN and the legend of Geno Auriemma

David P. Stein, Contributing Writer

December 7, 2017


Filed under Basketball, Sports, Women's Sports

When DePaul (6-2) hosts the University of Connecticut (7-0) tomorrow for the team’s grand opening at Wintrust Arena, the matchup will feature women’s basketball’s top program in the country. On the heels of an 88-47 victory over Loyola on Monday, Blue Demons fans in attendance against the Univ...

DePaul’s women crush Loyola 88-47 in Redline rivalry

DePaul’s women crush Loyola 88-47 in Redline rivalry

David P. Stein, Contributing Writer

December 5, 2017


Filed under Basketball, Sports, Women's Sports

The crowd noise at Wintrust Arena exhibited a noticeably higher pitch than usual on Monday when DePaul women’s basketball (6-2) played host to north-side rival Loyola University of Chicago (1-6). This heightened tonal frequency stemming from spectators never faded, and that is thanks to the estima...

DePaul beats Billikens, wins Maggie Dixon Classic

DePaul beats Billikens, wins Maggie Dixon Classic

December 5, 2017


Filed under Basketball, Sports, Women's Sports

DePaul pushed through a tough third quarter to capture the championship in the 11th annual Maggie Dixon Classic defeating the Saint Louis Billikens 86-78.  Read More »...

DePaul beats Delaware State 110-71, advances to Maggie Dixon final

DePaul beats Delaware State 110-71, advances to Maggie Dixon final

Garret Neal, Asst. Sports Editor

December 5, 2017


Filed under Basketball, Sports, Women's Sports

DePaul entered Friday’s game at 1-1, coming off one of the most memorable wins in recent seasons with a 111-108 win over the number 21 Oklahoma Sooners.  This time they would battle a 0-1 Delaware State team in a less thrilling to watch 110-71 victory.  DePaul erased any questions of a possible let...

Grays, Millender return to the court after long recoveries

Grays, Millender return to the court after long recoveries

December 5, 2017


Filed under Basketball, Sports, Women's Sports

Ask any competitive athlete who’s ever sustained a long-term injury at one point during their career to describe the emotions that accompany being indefinitely sidelined, and they might use adjectives like “dejected,” “isolated,” “helpless,” or “tentative” to describe the arduous road...

Women’s basketball stunned in opener

Women’s basketball stunned in opener

Garret Neal

November 13, 2017


Filed under Basketball, Sports, Women's Sports

On the day that happened to be the first snowfall of the year, the women’s basketball team tipped-off their season with a matchup against the University of Northern Colorado Bears who defeated the Demons 94-88.  The starters announced to the crowd at McGrath-Phillips Arena matched the starters bro...

Campbell takes official visit, DePaul signs two recruits

Campbell takes official visit, DePaul signs two recruits

Paul Steeno

November 13, 2017


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

With Lincoln Park Zoo planning to relocate their tigers, the tiger population in Chicago could soon be zero. Read More »...

Women’s basketball drops opener to Northern Colorado

Women’s basketball drops opener to Northern Colorado

Garret Neal

November 11, 2017


Filed under Basketball, Sports, Women's Sports

On the day that happened to be the first snow fall of the year, the women’s basketball team tipped-off their season with a matchup against the Bears of Northern Colorado University who defeated the Demons 94-88.  The starters announced to the crowd at McGrath-Philips Arena matched the starters brought...

Concessions at DePaul’s New Wintrust Arena

Concessions at DePaul’s New Wintrust Arena

Andrew Hattersley

November 10, 2017


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

After 36 years at Allstate Arena in Rosemont, the Blue Demons finally opened up their new arena in the South Loop just next to McCormick Place on Cermak Avenue. The arena has already held some events including a Bob Dylan and Chicago concert, exhibition games against IU Northwest a week prior to...

DePaul women beat Saint Xavier in exhibition at Wintrust

DePaul women beat Saint Xavier in exhibition at Wintrust

Garret Neal

November 6, 2017


Filed under Basketball, Sports, Women's Sports

Following a thwomping of IU Northwest from DePaul’s men’s team, the women’s team followed suit with a 128-77 win over the Saint Xavier Cougars on Nov. 5.  After the starters for the Cougars where announced to the tune of the Star Wars empire theme, DePaul’s starters came running out as red and...

Wintrust to host women’s Big East Tournament 2018-2020

Wintrust to host women’s Big East Tournament 2018-2020

Garret Neal

October 23, 2017


Filed under Basketball, Sports, Women's Sports

Wintrust Arena added to the list of events it is hosting when it was announced last Tuesday that the women’s Big East tournament for the next three seasons would be held there. Since the conferences realignment, the event has been hosted at Allstate Arena in 2014 and 2015, McGrath-Phillips Arena in 2016...

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