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‘I kneel for the lives lost’: Women’s sports continue to lead the charge in fighting social injustice

Six DePaul players took a knee during the national anthem on Saturday at Wintrust Arena.
December 2, 2020

2020 has seen men’s sports begin to embrace social justice movements and try to bring attention to issues like police brutality and racial inequality in America. Following the killing of George Floyd...

DePaul adds No. 5 Louisville to 2020-21 schedule

DePaul junior Sonya Morris smiles at fellow teammate senior Deja Church during the Blue Demons' game against Texas A&M on Saturday.
November 30, 2020

The 2020-21 college basketball season has already brought major chaos and disruption when it comes to scheduling games. Every day there are games being canceled because of positive Covid-19 tests, and...

DePaul wins first game of the season in record-setting day against Chicago State

The DePaul women's basketball team shake hands during Monday's game against Chicago State.
November 30, 2020

The DePaul women’s basketball team lost a tight 93-91 matchup against #12 Texas A&M on Saturday in their season opener but turned around quickly for a Monday matchup against Chicago State. They took...

DePaul loses its season opener to Texas A&M

DePaul junior guard Maya Stovall guards a Texas A&M player on Saturday at Wintrust Arena.
November 28, 2020

DePaul had to wait nearly nine months before playing its first game of the 2020-21 season. But on Saturday at Wintrust Arena, the Blue Demons finally got to open up their season by hosting Texas A&M.  With...

Nine DePaul players take a knee during the national anthem, while Texas A&M stays in the locker room

Six DePaul players took a knee during the national anthem on Saturday at Wintrust Arena.
November 28, 2020

Correction (11/29/2020): A previous version of this story listed that seven DePaul players kneeled during the anthem. The story has since been updated to the correct number of players. Nine DePaul...

Lexi Held and Sonya Morris look to propel DePaul into another successful season

DePaul junior Sonya Morris goes up for a jump shot against Marquette on March 9.
November 28, 2020

DePaul juniors Lexi Held and Sonya Morris are heading into year three with the Blue Demons with high expectations. Not only is the team ranked No. 19 in the preseason Associated Press Top 25 poll, but...

DePaul slots in at No. 19 in Preseason AP Top-25 poll, Sonya Morris chosen for shooting guard watch list

DePaul sophomore guard Sonya Morris dribbles past a defender on Tuesday at Wintrust Arena.
November 10, 2020

The DePaul women’s basketball program has established itself as one of the most premier and consistent teams in the country for nearly two decades now.  So it’s no wonder that the Blue Demons came...

DePaul will start 2020-21 season with no fans in attendance due to Covid-19 restrictions

DePaul fans celebrate together during the Blue Demons' game against Texas Tech on Dec. 4, 2019.
November 9, 2020

DePaul will not allow fans to attend men’s and women’s basketball games to start the 2020-21 season due to the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic, the athletic department announced Monday morning.  Illinois...

Lexi Held and Sony Morris receive preseason honors, DePaul picked to finish second

DePaul sophomore forward Lexi Held attempts a 3-pointer against Creighton.
October 29, 2020

When UConn left the Big East to join the American Athletic Conference (AAC) in 2013, they opened the door for another team to dominate the conference like they did for multiple decades. That hole was...

Sarah Gorden earns USWNT call up

Former DePaul women's soccer defender Sarah Gorden earned a call up to the USWNT.
October 11, 2020

Vlatko Andonovski, the U.S. Women’s National Team (USWNT) head coach released his 27-player roster ahead of the team’s training camp in Commerce City, Colorado. Included in that list are a number...

Caprice Smith begins coaching career at DePaul

Caprice Smith drives to the basket against Northwestern. Smith was hired by DePaul to be the women's basketball team's video coordinator.
September 13, 2020

Caprice Smith has had an aspiration to coach at DePaul for multiple years. But when she reached out to women’s basketball coach Doug Bruno a couple of years ago to inquire about an opening, the spot...

New motion filed in Eugene Lenti lawsuit

Head Coach Eugene Lenti, pictured here during the Big East Championship, led the Blue Demons to the NCAA Tournament for the 20th time in his tenure with the program.
September 6, 2020

Dr. Jenny Conviser, who is accusing DePaul of wrongful retaliation under Title IX, breach of contract, defamation and false light, filed a response on Aug. 22 to DePaul’s motion to dismiss the amended...

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