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Men's basketball head coach Dave Leitao at a press conference in March of 2019.

COMMENTARY: More talent, fewer excuses for Leitao and men’s basketball

Lawrence Kreymer, Sports Editor October 28, 2019

As DePaul gets ready to begin year five of the Dave Leitao experiment, the time to win has finally arrived. For the first four years of Leitao’s tenure, the Blue Demons have failed to move up in the...

DePaul’s quarterback returns for junior year

DePaul’s quarterback returns for junior year

Lawrence Kreymer, Assistant Sports Editor November 5, 2018

In most team sports there is usually one specific position that is most imperative for a successful future. In football it’s the quarterback, considered the most important position in all of sports;...

DePaul junior guard Jalen Coleman-Lands takes on Rockhurst defender Tyler Garrett. 
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Jalen Coleman-Lands eager to make difference on court

William Hopper, Contributing Writer November 5, 2018

Basketball has always been a part of junior guard Jalen Coleman- Lands’ life. Growing up, many of his family members played the sport, and by high school he was nation- ally recognized as a star player....

Dahlman, Daninger back on court after lost year

Dahlman, Daninger back on court after lost year

Evan Sully, Staff Writer November 5, 2018

Injuries can be one of the most excruciating things about sports, especially for student-athletes who just want a chance to prove themselves at the collegiate level. DePaul guards Rebekah Dahlman and Jolene...

DePaul senior Eli Cain squares off against Rockhurst defender Auston Rushing. 
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Commentary: DePaul embarks on pivotal season

Andrew Hattersley, Sports Editor November 5, 2018

The wait has been long and forgettable for DePaul fans who have been longing to witness a winning season since 2007. Once again the Blue Demons enter a pivotal season with head coach Dave Leitao moving...

Ashton Millender becomes a starter

Ashton Millender becomes a starter

Jack Higgins November 7, 2016

Last season, many would have said now-junior guard Ashton Millender was a breakout player for the Blue Demons. Millender was the go-to sixth woman off the bench and came in to, usually, give then-senior...

DePaul crushes St. Francis 126-56

DePaul crushes St. Francis 126-56

Jack Higgins November 7, 2016

The DePaul women looked for synergy late in the game as they cruised past St. Francis in their second and final exhibition game before the start of the season. “A reason we play these two exhibition...

DePaul dominates St. Xavier 124-67

DePaul dominates St. Xavier 124-67

Jack Higgins November 7, 2016

The women’s basketball team came out firing in their first exhibition game of the season against the St. Xavier Cougars. After senior guard Brooke Schulte’s jump shot scored four seconds into the...

House of guards

House of guards

Ben Gartland November 7, 2016

There’s a common thread running between both DePaul basketball teams heading into the 2016-17 season. They both have a dearth of forwards, and the forwards they do have are dealing with injuries...

Men dispatch of Rockhurst 79-53

Men dispatch of Rockhurst 79-53

Ben Gartland November 7, 2016

When DePaul men’s basketball met Rockhurst in an exhibition on Friday it wasn’t pretty. The 79-53 win by the Blue Demons saw 45 combined turnovers and 53 combined fouls between the two teams. No,...

Levi Cook steps into big role

Levi Cook steps into big role

Ben Gartland November 7, 2016

Typically, a breakout player isn’t a freshman. Usually it’s an upperclassman who is finally getting their shot to break into the starting lineup and have a career year. It’s because they have their...

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