| Feb 19, 2015
| 6:24 PM
College basketball teams' fates will be decided on Selection Sunday, March 15. Until then, it's time to analyze, fret and overanalyze teams' chances of making the NCAA tournament.
The Big Ten might have the most teams on the bubble with six. Other teams...
| Jan 24, 2015
| 2:01 PM
CINCINNATI — Myles Davis scored 25 points and Trevon Bluiett 21, both career highs, and Xavier rallied in the second half for an 89-76 victory over DePaul on Saturday.
Matt Stainbrook was 7 for 7 in adding 17 points for the Musketeers (13-7, 4-4...
| Jan 2, 2015
| 7:14 PM
Note to readers: This is the third in an ongoing series of Chicago Legends. To read previous stories on Red Grange and Johnny Lattner, go to prepsplus.com.
The first time Ronnie Fields nearly died in a car accident he was 8 years old.
Fields says he...
| Jan 20, 2015
| 9:42 AM
Virginia has won 20 consecutive home basketball games. Moreover, the Cavaliers have won 20 straight at John Paul Jones Arena versus ACC opponents.
Duke’s home winning streak was 41 games prior to last week’s loss to Miami. Virginia Tech...
| 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...
| Feb 3, 2015
| 9:06 PM
Jamee Crockett scored 21 points on 9-of-17 shooting from the field to lead DePaul to a 75-62 victory over Seton Hall on Tuesday night.
With the score tied at 59 with 4:48 remaining, DePaul ripped off 16 of the game's final 19 points, with nine coming...
| Feb 2, 2015
| 2:12 PM
When coach Bruce Firchau takes his Westminster Christian team on a 400-mile basketball junket this weekend to Deland-Weldon and Putnam County, players might find the travel tedious.
For Firchau, it's like the trip most people take to a grocery store....
| Jan 31, 2015
| 5:28 PM
Billy Garrett clenched his fists as a hearty "Yeah!" escaped his lips for all of Allstate Arena to hear.
The 6-foot-6 sophomore guard understandably was elated with the 3-pointer he had just made Saturday to give DePaul a seven-point lead against No....
| Jan 31, 2015
| 2:18 PM
ROSEMONT, Ill. (AP) — Ryan Arcidiacono scored all 18 of his points in the second half and No. 7 Villanova beat DePaul 68-55 on Saturday to take the Big East lead.
Villanova (19-2, 6-2) moved a half-game ahead of Providence atop the conference....
| Jan 30, 2015
| 9:22 AM
When I was 10, I tagged along with my dad — then the team physician for the DePaul University men’s basketball team — to the 1979 NCAA Sweet 16 in Provo, Utah. The Blue Demons beat Louisville in a double-overtime nail-biter.
| Jan 29, 2015
| 5:22 PM
PROVIDENCE, R.I. — Kris Dunn had a triple-double, scoring 27 points with 13 rebounds and 11 assists to lead Providence to an 83-72 victory over DePaul on Thursday.
It was the first triple-double ever for a Friars (16-5, 6-2) player in a Big East...