The Student News Site of DePaul University

The DePaulia

The Student News Site of DePaul University

The DePaulia

The Student News Site of DePaul University

The DePaulia

Villanova head coach Jay Wright stunned the college basketball world with his decision to retire on Wednesday.

Villanova coach Jay Wright announces decision to retire

Lawrence Kreymer, Editor-in-Chief April 21, 2022

Jay Wright, a Hall of Fame inductee in 2021, is retiring from coaching after 21 seasons at Villanova, he announced Wednesday night.  Wright's retirement at the age of 60 was unexpected and sent shock...

Miamis Charlie Moore passes in traffic during the first half of a college basketball game in the Sweet 16 round of the NCAA tournament Friday, March 25, 2022, in Chicago.

Even without Charlie Moore’s scoring, Miami’s dream season continues with Sweet 16 victory over Iowa State

Lawrence Kreymer, Editor-in-Chief March 26, 2022

Miami did not need Charlie Moore’s scoring to defeat No. 11 Iowa State in the Sweet 16 at the United Center Friday night.  It just needed Moore to direct play, find open teammates and play smart...

DePaul senior guard Javon Freeman-Liberty looks to attack the basket.

Men’s basketball: Javon Freeman-Liberty to mull his future before deciding next step

Lawrence Kreymer, Editor-in-Chief March 10, 2022

NEW YORK -- DePaul senior guard Javon Freeman-Liberty had a career season for his hometown school.  He led the Big East in scoring at 21.7 points per game, averaged 7.3 rebounds and was recently named...

DePaul senior guard Courvoisier McCauley looks to drive past a St. Johns defender at Madison Square Garden Wednesday night.

Men’s basketball: DePaul fails to match St. John’s energy in 92-73 loss in the Big East Tournament

Lawrence Kreymer, Editor-in-Chief March 9, 2022

NEW YORK -- This was not the same DePaul team that scored 99 points and beat St. John’s by five just 10 days earlier in Chicago. This was not the DePaul team that won six Big East games and had become...

DePaul senior guard Javon Freeman-Liberty celebrates with his team during a 91-80 victory over Marquette on March 2.

Men’s basketball: Freeman-Liberty delivers special encore performance in final home game of the season

Lawrence Kreymer, Editor-in-Chief March 3, 2022

Marquette seemingly had control of the game. Anything the Golden Eagles wanted on the offensive end they got -- for 25 minutes.  Then, DePaul decided to play some defense. The kind of defense that...

DePaul senior guard Javon Freeman-Liberty looks to attack the basket.

Men’s basketball: Freeman-Liberty’s big night leads DePaul past Georgetown for 4th Big East win

Lawrence Kreymer, Editor-in-Chief February 24, 2022

For the first time in six years, DePaul will not be finishing at the bottom of the Big East standings.  The Blue Demons’ 68-65  win over Georgetown Thursday night guarantees that Tony Stubblefield’s...

DePaul sophomore guard Jalen Terry looks for a pass during a game meeting against Butler Tuesday night at Wintrust Arena.

Men’s basketball: DePaul drops another close game, this time losing to Butler 73-71

Lawrence Kreymer, Editor-in-Chief February 16, 2022

As the Big East schedule enters the home stretch of the regular season, by this point, each team knows everyone else's strengths and weaknesses.  For DePaul, it’s no secret what the team does well...

DePaul mens basketball forward David Jones celebrating after the teams 96-92 win over Seton Hall on Jan. 13.

Men’s basketball: David Jones notches first triple-double in program history as DePaul beats Georgetown

Lawrence Kreymer, Editor-in-Chief February 10, 2022

David Jones did something Wednesday night that no other player in program history had ever done before: record a triple double.  Jones finished the game with 22 points, 14 rebounds and 10 assists,...

Forward Aneesah Morrow dribbling around a Georgetown player on Jan. 16.

Women’s basketball: DePaul defeats Georgetown 102-69 to make program history

Darcy Waskiewicz, Sports Editor January 16, 2022

The DePaul women’s basketball team made history on Sunday when they defeated Georgetown University 102-69 at home. This win is the team’s seventh 100-point win this season, the most in program history.  The...

DePaul sophomore guard Jalen Terry looks to go past Seton Halls Bryce Aiken.

Men’s basketball: DePaul upsets No. 20 Seton Hall for its first Big East win of the season

Lawrence Kreymer, Editor-in-Chief January 13, 2022

DePaul simply had to find a way to get a win in the Big East. It doesn't matter how it happened, it just matters that the Blue Demons got the job done after losing their first five conference games. DePaul...

Tony Stubblefield looks on as DePaul faced Montevallo on Thursday in an exhibition game.

Men’s basketball: DePaul’s defense struggles to contain Marquette, Blue Demons lose 87-76

Joshua M. Hicks, Asst. Sports Editor January 11, 2022

It was an ugly scene at Fiserv Forum as DePaul took another conference loss to Marquette University 87-76. DePaul remains winless in conference play, extending its losing streak to five games in Big East...

Oregon connections continue on and off the court for DePaul men’s basketball

Oregon connections continue on and off the court for DePaul men’s basketball

Darcy Waskiewicz, Sports Editor January 10, 2022

The DePaul men’s basketball roster and staff are full of different backgrounds and schools, creating a diverse and experienced team. However, for a few members of the team, the connections they share...

Load More Stories