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Transfers look to make immediate impact for men’s basketball

Transfers look to make immediate impact for men’s basketball

Ben Gartland

October 17, 2016


Filed under Basketball, Men's Sports, Sports

In an offseason that saw three freshmen and one junior transfer away from the program, two upperclassmen transfers have been the return: Junior Tre’Darius McCallum and graduate student Chris Harrison-Docks. Read More »...

Report: Notre Dame will be first opponent in new DePaul arena

Report: Notre Dame will be first opponent in new DePaul arena

Ben Gartland

October 12, 2016


Filed under Basketball, Men's Sports, Sports

CBS Sports' Jon Rothstein reported that Notre Dame will be the first men's basketball opponent when the new DePaul arena opens in fall of 2017. DePaul's first game in its new downtown arena will be against Notre Dame, per sources. Here's more @FanRagSports: https://t.co/SQ8rfjjivP — Jon Rothstei...

DePaul men’s basketball picked to finish last in the Big East

DePaul men’s basketball picked to finish last in the Big East

Ben Gartland

October 11, 2016


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

DePaul men's basketball does not have high expectations from the Big East coaches for 2016-17 as the Blue Demons were picked to finish tenth in the Big East. The rankings were released at Big East media day in New York on Tuesday morning. Also revealed at Big East media day was that senior guard Bill...

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...

Men’s basketball learns 2017 conference schedule

Men’s basketball learns 2017 conference schedule

Ben Gartland

September 19, 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. Read More »...

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 ...

Tommy Hamilton not returning to DePaul men’s basketball

Tommy Hamilton not returning to DePaul men’s basketball

Ben Gartland

June 22, 2016


Filed under Basketball, Men's Sports, Sports

A report came out Wednesday morning that senior DePaul men's basketball forward Tommy Hamilton IV would not return to DePaul for the 2016-17 season. Tommy Hamilton will not return to DePaul's basketball program next year, source told @CBSSports. Plans for next season are TBD. — Jon Rothstein...

DePaul men’s basketball lands 4-star point guard Justin Roberts

DePaul men’s basketball lands 4-star point guard Justin Roberts

Ben Gartland

June 13, 2016


Filed under Basketball, Men's Sports, Sports

DePaul picked up their second recruit of the day when class of 2017 4-star point guard Justin Roberts announced on Twitter that he committed to DePaul. I will be a DePaul Blue Demon in the fall of 2017 #gobluedemons 🔴🔵🙏🏾 — Justin Roberts (@110Jrob) June 13, 2016 Roberts is a 5'11" point guard from Indiana and was ranked by Scout to be the ...

DePaul men’s basketball picks up transfer point guard Austin Grandstaff

DePaul men’s basketball picks up transfer point guard Austin Grandstaff

Ben Gartland

June 13, 2016


Filed under Basketball, Men's Sports, Sports

DePaul men's basketball picked up an unexpected transfer on Monday when it was reported that freshman point guard Austin Grandstaff would make the move to DePaul. Grandstaff has had an inconsistent route to DePaul. He originally signed with Ohio State as a freshman in 2015-16 and played ten games...

Student section will be elevated to “Demon Deck” at the new arena

Student section will be elevated to “Demon Deck” at the new arena

Matthew Paras, Alicya Dennison, Bea Aldrich, Gurnik Singh, Maxwell Newsom, Adam Garlewicz, and Samanatha Rivera

May 15, 2016


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

Following a mid-February win over Providence, members of DePaul’s men’s basketball team stormed the student section at Allstate Arena. Celebrating their biggest win of the season — upsetting the then No. 11 ranked team in the country — the Blue Demons joined students partly because there weren...

DePaul arena still searching for a name

DePaul arena still searching for a name

Brenden Welper, Deni Kemper, Agathe Muller, Vanessa Navarrete, and Khari Thornton

May 15, 2016


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

As the future home of the DePaul Blue Demons begins to take shape, a new chapter in this program’s storied history is about to written. But that chapter — or in this case, arena — doesn’t have a title. Read More »...

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