The Student Newspaper of DePaul University

The DePaulia

The Student Newspaper of DePaul University

The DePaulia

The Student Newspaper of DePaul University

The DePaulia

Forward Jorie Allen works in the paint against Butler on Wednesday, Feb. 28, 2024, at Wintrust Arena. Allen, a graduate, will use her last season of eligibility to return to DePaul next season.

DePaul honors five seniors in final home game, falls to Butler in heartbreaker

Samantha Davis, Contributing Writer March 3, 2024

Senior night is a bittersweet farewell in a college athlete's career. It’s a day to reflect on cherished accomplishments while recalling the battles fought and all the moments that led them to this final...

DePauls Charlece Ohiaeri (No. 3) encourages teammate Katlyn Gilbert (No. 0) on the Blue Demon bench in a game against Creighton Jan. 6, at Wintrust Arena. Gilbert, who leads the Big East in steals per game, tallied 6 Thursday against St. Johns.

DePaul raises awareness for heart health in double overtime game

Samantha Davis, Contributing Writer January 28, 2024

DePaul fell short 83-77 to St. John’s in a double overtime thriller at Wintrust Arena Thursday, Jan. 25, in the Maggie Dixon Classic.  Three Blue Demons finished with double-digit points led by guard...

Depaul guard Michelle Sidor makes her move in a game against Western Michigan, Nov. 6 at Wintrust Arena.

Strong second half helps DePaul defeat Loyola 93-72 in Red Line Rivalry

Samantha Davis, Contributing Writer November 28, 2023

After a few weeks away from Wintrust Arena, DePaul returned home to secure a 93-72 win in the crosstown competition against Loyola Nov. 26. The Blue Demons are now 46-10 when playing the Ramblers, winning...

DePaul women’s basketball huddles during an exhibition game against Lewis on Oct. 29, 2023, at Wintrust Arena.

DePaul women’s basketball, a tradition – 50 seasons and counting

Elizabeth Gregerson, Contributing Writer November 5, 2023

The headline printed on the very bottom of the Jan. 29, 1925, DePaulia front page reads, “Girls Practice Basketball.” The story is rather short for a newspaper, but it’s there: “A group of the...

DePaul women’s basketball staff and players yell from the sidelines at an exhibition game
against Iowa on Oct. 15, 2023, in Iowa City, Iowa.

Newfound depth and young talent: Women’s basketball preview

Ryan Hinske, Sports Editor November 5, 2023

Doug Bruno enters his 38th year at DePaul in uncharted territory. His Blue Demons were eighth in the Big East last season for the first time since the 2011-12 season, but even then, that team made the...

Fans gather for the DePaul-Iowa women’s charity basketball game at Kinnick Stadium in Iowa City, Iowa, on Sunday, Oct. 15, 2023. The outdoor game broke the record for attendance for a woman’s basketball game with 55,646 fans in attendance.

BREAKING: Historic attendance record set at DePaul, Iowa exhibition

Ryan Hinske, Sports Editor October 15, 2023

DePaul’s exhibition game against The University of Iowa broke the all-time attendance record for a women’s basketball game Sunday, Oct. 15, with 55,646 fans in attendance. The game was played on...

The 2022/2023 DePaul womens basketball schedule.

2022-23 women’s schedule is finally here

Preston Zbroszczyk, Assistant Sports Editor September 18, 2022

As the 2022-23 women’s basketball schedule gets released to the public, the highly anticipated season is now 51 days away from tipoff for head coach Doug Bruno and his team.  After last season’s...

Freshman Aneesah Morrow chasing after a loose ball against Lewis.

Aneesah Morrow wins two more National Freshman of the Year awards

Lawrence Kreymer, Editor in Chief March 29, 2022

It did not take long for DePaul head coach Doug Bruno and his coaching staff to see Aneesah Morrow’s potential and the impact she could have in her first year. The power. The strength. The scoring...

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

Women’s basketball: Aneesah Morrow named AP Second-Team All-American

Lawrence Kreymer, Editor in Chief March 16, 2022

Since entering college, DePaul freshman forward Aneesah Morrow has set both program and Big East records that stood for decades.  Morrow added to her growing list of accomplishments as she earned All-American...

DePaul womens basketball guard Deja Church racing past a Notre Dame player on Dec. 22.

Women’s basketball: DePaul is excited and thankful to get a chance to play in NCAA Tournament

Lawrence Kreymer, Editor in Chief March 15, 2022

Following DePaul’s 105-85 loss to Marquette in the Big East Tournament, the Blue Demons’ NCAA Tournament hopes looked murky at best.  Several bracketologists, including ESPN’s Charlie Creme,...

DePaul womens basketball guard Sonya Morris jumping with the ball against Georgetown on Jan. 16.

Women’s basketball: DePaul gears up for play-in game against Dayton

Tom Gorski, Men's Basketball Beat Reporter March 15, 2022

From out of nowhere, the DePaul women's basketball team has snuck in and secured a spot in the upcoming NCAA Tournament. They will be taking on Dayton in an opening round play-in game on Wednesday in Ames,...

The Blue Demons season came to an end with a loss to Marquette in the Big East Tournament on Mar. 5.

Women’s basketball: Blue Demons’ season cut short with loss to Marquette at Big East Tournament

Darcy Waskiewicz, Sports Editor March 6, 2022

UNCASVILLE, Conn -- After a regular season that saw the DePaul women’s basketball team dominate in rebounds, rebounding was the downfall for the Blue Demons as they fell to Marquette 105-85 in the first...

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