| Jan 22, 2015
| 9:30 PM
NEWARK, N.J. — Perhaps the national ranking and everything that came with it was too much, too soon for Seton Hall to handle.
Billy Garrett Jr. scored 14 points before fouling out and Myke Henry also had 14 to help DePaul come from behind and edge...
| Jan 21, 2015
| 7:41 AM
It seems funny, but not really in the belly laugh way, to remember the manner the bully conferences of women's basketball once made fun of the old Big East.
Geno Auriemma had a very difficult time reconciling how little respect his old conference was...
| Jan 2, 2015
| 7:14 PM
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The first time Ronnie Fields nearly died in a car accident he was 8 years old.
Fields says he...
| Dec 24, 2014
| 12:41 PM
The Dec. 9 men’s basketball game between Lake Forest College and Lawrence was a battle of the Nikitas brothers.
Danny Nikitas, a 6-0 freshman guard from Glenbrook South, scored 12 points and dished out four assists in Lake Forest College’s...
| Jan 14, 2015
| 12:20 PM
Doug Bruno can plan on coaching DePaul women's basketball through at least 2020.
The university announced Wednesday it has added a year to his current contract, taking him through the 2019-20 season.
Bruno, 64, is in his 29th season as the Blue...
| Jan 10, 2015
| 4:55 PM
VILLANOVA, Pa. — Darrun Hilliard scored 21 points, Ryan Arcidiacono added 14 and No. 8 Villanova halted DePaul's quick Big East start with an 81-64 rout Saturday.
The Wildcats (15-1, 3-1 Big East) shot 53.6 percent from the field and 44.8...
| Jan 13, 2015
| 9:32 PM
First place in the Big East was there for the taking for DePaul on Tuesday night.
But the Blue Demons' bid for their best start since joining the league fell short as D'Vauntes Smith-Rivera scored a game-high 25 points to lead Georgetown to a 78-72...
| Jan 13, 2015
| 2:40 PM
The Philadelphia Big 5 honored two Lehigh Valley products as the players of the week on Monday. Liberty High grad Darrun Hilliard of Villanova was named the Big 5 men's player of the week and former Northampton High star Kara Bonenberger of Penn was named...
| Jan 10, 2015
| 7:46 PM
VILLANOVA — DePaul made two of its first four shots in the opening three minutes Saturday against eighth-ranked Villanova and probably felt pretty good about proving it could compete with the best team in the Big East on the heels of a 3-0 start...
| Dec 11, 2014
| 3:09 PM
Myke Henry isn't greeted with a nod or a smile or even a handshake at DePaul.
Bear hugs — enveloping, so-happy-to-see-you, arms wrapped around his wide shoulders like tight tentacles — are how Henry feels hellos now.
"It's a lot of...
| Dec 14, 2014
| 4:29 PM
ROSEMONT. Ill. -- Paris Lee hit a desperation baseline 3-pointer and guard Daishon Knight picked up a loose ball and scored in a stunning seven-point turnaround as the Illinois State Redbirds overtook the host DePaul Blue Demons in the final minute in a...