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St. John’s frustrates DePaul through two-game sweep

St. John’s frustrates DePaul through two-game sweep

Nate Burleyson, Asst. Sports Editor

January 26, 2020

In DePaul’s second meeting with St. John’s, things were different from the first. Not the result, as DePaul fell to St. John’s for the second time this year after a 79-66 loss on Saturday. Instead, St. John’s nailed 13 three-pointers this time around and shot the lights out of Wintrust Arena. ...

Hometown Chicago kid joins DePaul men’s basketball for rest of season

Hometown Chicago kid joins DePaul men’s basketball for rest of season

Lawrence Kreymer, Sports Editor

January 20, 2020

When DJ Williams announced he was going to leave George Washington at the end of last semester, he had one destination on his mind — coming home. The Chicago native got his wish on Thursday when DePaul made it official that Williams will be joining the team for the rest of the season, and the fa...

D-Men Roundtable: Episode 6

D-Men Roundtable: Episode 6

Ryan Gilroy, Staff Photographer

December 2, 2019

https://soundcloud.com/page29/d-men-roundtable-episode-6 Last week, DePaul women's basketball head coach Doug Bruno achieved a milestone rarely seen in sports: winning his 700th career game with one program. This week, D-Men Roundtable discusses the women's victory at Northwestern, a recap of the...

D-Men Roundtable Episode 4: DePaul men’s basketball’s strong start feels different from past years

D-Men Roundtable Episode 4: DePaul men’s basketball’s strong start feels different from past years

Ryan Gilroy, Staff Photographer

November 20, 2019

https://soundcloud.com/user-71122238/d-men-roundtable-4 On this week's episode of D-Men Roundtable, The DePaulia's sports desk discusses how this year's strong start to the men's basketball team's season differs from past years – and the potential the team has.

DePaul improves to 5-0 after defeating Cornell 75-54

DePaul improves to 5-0 after defeating Cornell 75-54

Lawrence Kreymer, Sports Editor

November 16, 2019

Coming off their first road win of the season against Iowa on Monday, DePaul made sure there was no letdown against Cornell on Saturday. The Blue Demons took care of business against the Big Red, defeating the visitors 75-54 at Wintrust Arena.  After dominating Iowa in the Gavitt Tipoff Games, 93-78, the Blu...

Tim Anderson steps into head coaching role in Leitao’s absence

Tim Anderson steps into head coaching role in Leitao’s absence

Lawrence Kreymer, Sports Editor

November 11, 2019

Moving over one seat on the bench in college basketball might not seem like a huge change, but when that seat takes someone from the assistant coach to the head coach of program, that is a major change for someone — especially someone who’s never experienced that in the collegiate ranks. With D...

Darious Hall prime to make a major different on defense

Darious Hall prime to make a major different on defense

Luke Meyers, Copy Editor

October 28, 2019

After redshirting a year due to NCAA transfer guidelines, Darious Hall is finally ready to suit up for the DePaul Blue Demons. In his freshman season at the University of Arkansas, he played in all 35 games and averaged 5.1 points and 3.1 rebounds in 14.8 minutes per game. He also shot 50 percent from ...

Romeo Weems ready to make instant impact at DePaul

Romeo Weems ready to make instant impact at DePaul

Lawrence Kreymer, Sports Editor

October 28, 2019

For Romeo Weems picking DePaul over schools like Michigan State and Ohio State came down to a simple decision: He wants to be coached. During his recruitment process, Weems was being looked at by some of the country’s most elite college basketball programs, teams like Michigan, Oregon, Ohio State and...

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

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 Big East standings, finishing in last place three years in a row, and changing the narrative that DePa...

Former DePaul men’s basketball star lands two-way contract with Bulls

Former DePaul men’s basketball star lands two-way contract with Bulls

Shane René, Editor-in-Chief

October 28, 2019

A native of Chicago’s south suburbs, Max Strus only played for two seasons at DePaul, spending his first chained to the bench by NCAA regulations after transferring from Division II Lewis University. But in just two short years, Strus laid the foundation to become one of the program’s most compelli...

DePaulia Sports Podcast: DePaul basketball preview

DePaulia Sports Podcast: DePaul basketball preview

Ryan Gilroy, Staff Photographer

October 24, 2019

In the first episode The DePaulia's brand new weekly sports podcast, we dive into all things DePaul basketball ahead of the upcoming season. https://soundcloud.com/user-71122238/depaulia-sports-podcast-episode-1

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