| Jan 25, 2015
| 3:56 PM
Around the dinner table, the Garretts regularly exchange food for thought over the best basketball player ever.
Father thinks he knows best. The son isn't so sure.
Billy Garrett, a DePaul assistant coach, grew up in Indianapolis and attended Crispus...
| Jan 18, 2015
| 7:49 PM
Myke Henry scored 19 and grabbed a career-high 12 rebounds to help DePaul overcome an 11-point second-half deficit and beat St. John's 71-67 in overtime on Sunday.
Billy Garrett Jr. made 13 of 13 free throws and finished with a season-high 20 points for...
| 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 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 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...
| Jan 7, 2015
NEW YORK — Former Liberty High School star Darrun Hilliard scored 21 points and No. 8 Villanova rebounded nicely from its first defeat of the season, pulling away from No. 24 St. John's in the second half for a 90-72 victory Tuesday night.