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DePaul Georgetown square off in Big East Tournament semifinal

DePaul Georgetown square off in Big East Tournament semifinal

Andrew Hattersley, Asst. Sports Editor

March 5, 2018

DePaul’s quest for a third Big East Tournament title in five years continues Monday night, with a semifinal matchup against Georgetown at Wintrust Arena. DePaul overcame a sluggish second quarter to pull away from Seton Hall for a 78-52 victory Sunday evening, behind 21 points and 10 rebounds from...

Big second half lifts DePaul to semifinals of the Big East Tournament

Big second half lifts DePaul to semifinals of the Big East Tournament

Evan Sully, Staff Writer

March 5, 2018

DePaul (24-7; 15-3 Big East) opened up their first game of the Big East Tournament with a decisive 78-52 victory over the Seton Hall Pirates (16-15; 7-11 Big East) on Sunday night at Wintrust Arena to advance to the semifinals. Despite shooting just 39.2 percent from the field and 31.8 percent from behind...

Three Blue Demons earn Big East hardware

Three Blue Demons earn Big East hardware

Paul Steeno, Sports Reporter

February 28, 2018

It's not surprising that the 2017-2018 Big East co-regular season champion DePaul Blue Demons have representation all over the All-Big East First Team selections for women's basketball. The conference announced today that Blue Demon sophomore guard Kelly Campbell and junior forward Mart'e Grays are ...

Millender earns spot on Big East Weekly Honor Roll

Millender earns spot on Big East Weekly Honor Roll

Paul Steeno, Sports Reporter

February 26, 2018

DePaul Blue Demon women's basketball junior guard Ashton Millender is on quite a roll. For the second week in a row, her stellar play has earned her a spot on the Big East Weekly Honor Roll. Millender was instrumental in helping the Blue Demons clinch their fifth consecutive Big East Conference...

DePaul makes it five straight regular season titles

DePaul makes it five straight regular season titles

Andrew Hattersly, Assistant Sports Editor

February 26, 2018

For the fifth consecutive season, DePaul (23-7; 15-3 Big East), captured at least a share of the Big East regular season title with a 72-68 win over Seton Hall (15-14; 7-11 Big East) Sunday afternoon. This is the first time in the 44-year history of the program that the Blue Demons have won five league...

DePaul makes final push for regular season title

DePaul makes final push for regular season title

Evan Sully, Staff Writer

February 22, 2018

Seeking their fifth consecutive Big East regular season title, the Blue Demons (21-7, 13-3 Big East) hit the road this weekend to play their final two games before the Big East tournament begins on Mar. 3. First up for the Blue Demons will be the St. John’s Red Storm (16-11, 9-7 Big East) on Fri...

Millender’s red-hot shooting lands her on Big East Weekly Honor Roll

Millender’s red-hot shooting lands her on Big East Weekly Honor Roll

Paul Steeno, Sports Reporter

February 21, 2018

The third best 3-point shooter (by field goal percentage) in the conference was named to the Big East Weekly Honor Roll today. DePaul junior guard Ashton Millender earned the designation after averaging 19 points for the Blue Demons last week. She shot 8-for-14 (57.1 percent) from beyond the 3-point...

Seniors end career at home with win

Seniors end career at home with win

Andrew Hattersly and Assistant Sports Editor

February 19, 2018

There was a special feeling in the building as DePaul honored three seniors, Amarah Coleman, Lauren Prochaska and Rebekah Dahlman Sunday afternoon at McGrath-Phillips Arena in their final home game of the year. The Blue Demons avenged an earlier loss to Villanova edging the Wildcats 71-66 to close out senior day ...

Blue Demon win streak reaches six with win over Xavier

Blue Demon win streak reaches six with win over Xavier

Paul Steeno, Sports Reporter

February 11, 2018

When the DePaul Blue Demon women's basketball team practices again at McGrath-Phillips Arena they may present a fire hazard at the facility because the team is on such a hot streak right now. With a 73-72 victory over the Xavier Musketeers (9-17; 2-13) in Cincinnati on Sunday afternoon, the Blue Demons...

History repeats itself: Bruno collects 700th win in a familiar place

History repeats itself: Bruno collects 700th win in a familiar place

Andrew Hattersley, Asst. Sports Editor

February 9, 2018

INDIANAPOLIS — Just over two years ago, DePaul head coach Doug Bruno won his 600th game with a win over Butler at Hinkle Fieldhouse. Friday night, history repeated itself as a Bruno picked up win No. 700 following an 86-68 victory over Butler, adding another chapter to an already storied coaching...

Bruno looks for 700th career win at Butler

Bruno looks for 700th career win at Butler

Evan Sully, Staff Writer

February 9, 2018

For what appears to be a regular two-game road trip for the Blue Demons (18-6, 10-2 Big East), a lot is at stake for the top team in the Big East. Head Coach Doug Bruno, who’s held the position for the Blue Demons since 1988 after a two-year stint as the team’s head coach from 1976 to 1978, i...

PREVIEW: DePaul hosts Marquette in pivotal matchup

PREVIEW: DePaul hosts Marquette in pivotal matchup

Andrew Hattersley, Asst. Sports Editor

January 28, 2018

DePaul (15-6, 7-2 Big East) will be out for revenge when they take on the Marquette Golden Eagles (14-6, 8-1 Big East) Monday night after the Golden Eagles held serve at home with a 93-81 victory at the Al McGuire Center earlier this month. The rematch will also be broadcasted on FS1 as the Blue Demons...

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