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DePaul men’s basketball gets commit from Jaylen Butz

DePaul men’s basketball gets commit from Jaylen Butz

Ben Gartland

October 6, 2016


Filed under Basketball, Men's Sports, Sports

The 2016-17 men's basketball season is still about a month from opening, but the Blue Demons already are filling out the roster for 2017-18. DePaul got their latest commitment on Thursday when Jaylen Butz verbally committed to the Blue Demons. "When I went on my visit, the coaches and the players...

Mart’e Grays to miss 2016-17 DePaul women’s basketball season

Mart’e Grays to miss 2016-17 DePaul women’s basketball season

Ben Gartland

October 4, 2016


Filed under News

  DePaul Athletics announced on Tuesday that junior forward Mart'e Grays will miss the upcoming women's basketball season with a torn achilles. “Losing players to injury is one of the only bad aspects of coaching,” head coach Doug Bruno said in the press release. “All of us in the...

UCONN, Notre Dame highlight DePaul women’s basketball schedule

UCONN, Notre Dame highlight DePaul women’s basketball schedule

Ben Gartland

September 20, 2016


Filed under Basketball, Sports, Women's Sports

DePaul women's basketball released their 2016-17 schedule on Tuesday, highlighted by a home game against Notre Dame and an away game to defending champions Connecticut. The Blue Demons will open up the season with two exhibitions. On Nov. 1, they play St. Xavier at 7 p.m. and then St. Francis ...

DePaul men’s basketball learns full 2016-17 Big East schedule

DePaul men’s basketball learns full 2016-17 Big East schedule

Ben Gartland

September 13, 2016


Filed under Basketball, Men's Sports, Sports

The Big East conference announced its 2016-17 men's basketball schedule on Tuesday, giving DePaul full knowledge of their season's schedule. They'll start off the conference slate with a trip to reigning national champions Villanova on Dec. 28. DePaul then has their conference home opener on New Years D...

DePaul men’s basketball releases 2016-17 non conference schedule

DePaul men’s basketball releases 2016-17 non conference schedule

Ben Gartland

June 30, 2016


Filed under Basketball, Men's Sports, Sports

DePaul men's basketball officially announced their 2016-17 non-conference schedule on Thursday, leading the Blue Demons into the last season they will host games at Allstate Arena. Highlights of the schedule include an away bout with Northwestern on December 3, a neutral court game against Temple in ...

Three players to transfer away from DePaul men’s basketball

Three players to transfer away from DePaul men’s basketball

Ben Gartland

March 30, 2016


Filed under Basketball, Men's Sports, Sports

According to reports, DePaul men's basketball freshmen Develle Phillips, Oumar Berry and Fred Scott will transfer away from DePaul. Two more to add to transfer list (which should be out tomorrow): DePaul frosh Oumar Barry and Develle Phillips. — Jeff Goodman (@GoodmanESPN) March 29, 2016 ...

No. 23 DePaul women’s basketball cruises through Xavier 82-52

No. 23 DePaul women’s basketball cruises through Xavier 82-52

Zachary Holden

February 12, 2016


Filed under Basketball, Sports, Women's Sports

The DePaul women’s basketball team honored the late-North Carolina State head coach Kay Yow in the annual Play4Kay game in support of the fight against breast cancer when they hosted the second-place Xavier Musketeers to McGrath-Phillips Arena in one of the final regular season home games. The No....

DePaul women’s basketball drops game to Seton Hall 83-74

DePaul women’s basketball drops game to Seton Hall 83-74

Zachary Holden

January 29, 2016


Filed under Basketball, Sports, Women's Sports

Riding high on a four-game winning streak, DePaul welcomed the Seton Hall Pirates to McGrath-Phillips Arena looking to make it five-in-a-row in front of thousands of children for ‘Field Trip Day’. However, the Pirates had other plans and left Chicago with a win. No. 23/21 DePaul (16-7, 8-2) dropped...

DePaul men’s basketball defeats Marquette 57-56

DePaul men’s basketball defeats Marquette 57-56

Ben Gartland

January 20, 2016


Filed under Basketball, Men's Sports, Sports

Fresh off their sixth straight loss, DePaul finally got over the hump and earned their first Big East victory of the season in dramatic fashion, a 57-56 win at Marquette. Read More »...

DePaul men’s basketball drops sixth straight in 91-80 loss to Creighton

DePaul men’s basketball drops sixth straight in 91-80 loss to Creighton

Ben Gartland

January 17, 2016


Filed under Basketball, Men's Sports, Sports

DePaul men’s basketball started hot, jumping out to an 11-0 lead before relinquishing it as they struggled to keep up with Creighton. Even with the head start, the same story for DePaul (6-12, 0-6 Big East) compounded into a sixth straight loss in their 91-80 defeat to the Blue Jays (13-6, 4-2). "We...

DePaul men’s basketball loses fifth straight at Xavier

DePaul men’s basketball loses fifth straight at Xavier

Associated Press

January 13, 2016


Filed under Basketball, Men's Sports, Sports

CINCINNATI (AP) — Trevon Bluiett spent a lot of time shooting 3-pointers the last few days, finding his touch. It was all the way back Tuesday night. The sophomore forward scored a career-high 24 points — 19 in the first half — and No. 7 Xavier took advantage of open shots on the perimeter while...

DePaul men’s basketball drops fourth straight at Georgetown

DePaul men’s basketball drops fourth straight at Georgetown

Ben Gartland

January 9, 2016


Filed under Basketball, Men's Sports, Sports

A two-point halftime lead vanished for DePaul men's basketball (6-10, 0-4) early in the second half as the Georgetown Hoyas (10-6, 3-1) won 74-63. Junior guard Billy Garrett Jr. led the Blue Demons with 16 points as DePaul dropped their fourth game in a row, their longest such streak of the season. The...

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