| Nov 15, 2013
| 8:07 PM
Cliff Alexander briefly teased Illinois fans Friday.
The 6-foot-8 forward from Curie High School reached to his right and picked up an orange Illini cap as he said he was going the University of ...
After pausing, he set the hat on the table, placed a...
| Mar 9, 2013
| 12:09 PM
1 AIC, Gampel Pavilion, W, 78-63
4 UMass-Lowell, XL Center, Hartford, W, 100-62
9: Michigan State (Armed Forces Classic, Ramstein Air Base, Germany), W, 66-62
13: Vermont, Gampel Pavilion, W, 67-49...
| Mar 10, 2013
| 8:33 PM
HARTFORD — Kelly Faris is as impervious to pain as she is to personal recognition. That was quite clear Sunday at the XL Center as UConn began play in its final Big East tournament, beating DePaul, 94-61.
Last Monday at Notre Dame, she pushed...
| Oct 15, 2013
| 8:23 PM
Forecasting a nine-team basketball conference was trying enough. Then the ACC expanded to 11, then to 12. Now, with the arrivals this season of Syracuse, Pittsburgh and Notre Dame, the league balloons to 15.
And quite a 15 it is, littered with NCAA...
| Oct 18, 2013
| 12:47 PM
DePaul has extended women's basketball coach Doug Bruno's contact two years, through the 2018-19 season.
Bruno, 62, about to begin his 28th season as Blue Demons' head coach, has a 531-294 career record. His teams have made the NCAA tournament 11...
| Sep 26, 2013
| 11:17 AM
We're only five weeks into football season, which means it's time to start thinking about basketball.
On Wednesday, Conference USA announced that the Owls will have three mens' basketball games televised this season.
FAU's game at DePaul on December...
| Apr 16, 2013
| 2:55 PM
Former Lake Clifton point guard Antonio Barton is considering his options after receiving his release from Memphis on Monday.
Anthony “Doodie” Lewis, Barton’s AAU coach at Cecil Kirk, said the junior plans to graduate from Memphis this...
| May 21, 2013
| 4:15 AM
Gov. Pat Quinn on Monday put a finer point on a notion he's been pushing this spring: no gambling expansion will happen without comprehensive changes to fix a greatly underfunded government worker pension system.
The Democratic governor also insisted...
| Sep 17, 2013
| 1:22 PM
The long wait is over for the Sky and their fans.
In the WNBA franchise's eight-year history, the team has never had a winning season, much less made the playoffs. Until now.
OK, so it's not a Cubs-in-the-World-Series-type drought, but the Sky are...
| Mar 1, 2014
| 4:16 PM
The DePaul women’s basketball team clinched its first Big East regular-season title with an 80-65 win Saturday at St. John’s.
The Blue Demons (23-6, 14-3 Big East) have one game left in the regular season, Tuesday against Georgetown at...
| Feb 22, 2014
| 6:08 PM
HOUSTON — Sidelined with mononucleosis since before UConn's game at South Florida on Feb. 16, junior Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis is not with the team on its five-day trip to Texas.
But coach Geno Auriemma said Saturday that her scheduled checkup on...