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DePaul coach Oliver Purnell. (Mitchell Leff/Getty Images)

Emma: Purnell Embraces Daunting DePaul Job

“We feel like we have a culture shift,” Oliver Purnell says.

CBS Chicago–09/17/2014

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Emma: DePaul Moving Forward Into Uncertain Future

Soon, DePaul will have some key questions to answer about its basketball program.

CBS Chicago–02/13/2014

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Cleveland Melvin No Longer Enrolled At DePaul

DePaul’s leading scorer has left the program.

CBS Chicago–02/10/2014

Brandon Young. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

DePaul Defeats Wright State 81-72

Cleveland Melvin scored 23 points to lead DePaul to an 81-72 victory over Wright State on Saturday in the CBE Hall of Fame Classic.

11/16/2013

Brandon Young. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

DePaul Rolls To 96-58 Win Over Grambling State

Freshman Tommy Hamilton IV scored 16 points and grabbed 11 rebounds in his college debut to help the DePaul Blue Demons to a 96-58 victory over Grambling State in their season opener at McGrath-Phillips Arena on Saturday.

11/09/2013

Brandon Young

No. 20 Pitt Shoots 72 Percent In Win Over DePaul

J.J. Moore scored 21 points off the bench and No. 20 Pittsburgh shot a school-record 72 percent to beat DePaul 81-66 on Saturday in the Panthers’ last Big East regular-season game.

03/09/2013

Brandon Young. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

No. 17 Syracuse Beats DePaul 78-57

Brandon Triche and James Southerland combined for 37 points in the final home game of their careers, and No. 17 Syracuse beat DePaul 78-57 on Wednesday night to snap a three-game losing streak.

03/06/2013

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Fitzpatrick, South Florida Top DePaul 83-73

Toarlyn Fitzpatrick scored 19 points, Anthony Collins and Victor Rudd both added 16 and South Florida stopped a 10-game losing streak by beating DePaul 83-73 Sunday.

03/03/2013

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No. 10 Louisville Holds Off DePaul 79-58

Russ Smith scored 17 points, Peyton Siva had 16 and No. 10 Louisville beat DePaul 79-58 on Wednesday night for its fourth consecutive victory.

02/27/2013

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DePaul Defeats Rutgers 75-69

Worrel Clahar scored 19 points to lead DePaul to a 75-69 victory over Rutgers on Saturday, snapping the Blue Demons’ nine-game losing streak.

02/16/2013

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No. 21 Notre Dame Beats DePaul In OT, 82-78

Jerian Grant scored 21 points, including a big three-point play in overtime, to lift No. 21 Notre Dame to an 82-78 win over DePaul on Wednesday night, beating the Blue Demons in overtime for the second time in 11 days.

02/13/2013

DePaul Blue Demons

Arcidiacono Helps Villanova Knock Off DePaul 94-71

First, Daniel Ochefu made a jumper. Then Darrun Hilliard and Ryan Arcidiacono each converted a layup, and Arcidiacono connected on a 3-pointer. One after another, the shots kept going in for Villanova in the second half.

02/05/2013

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Notre Dame Beats DePaul 79-71 In Overtime

Jack Cooley scored 26 points and grabbed 16 rebounds as Notre Dame beat DePaul 79-71 in overtime on Saturday.

02/02/2013

DePaul Blue Demons

St. John’s Beats DePaul 71-62

Jamal Branch scored 18 points to lead St. John’s to a 71-62 victory over DePaul on Saturday.

01/19/2013

DePaul Blue Demons

Cincinnati Holds On To Beat DePaul 75-70

Cashmere Wright scored 20 points before leaving with an injury, leading Cincinnati to a 75-70 victory over DePaul Tuesday night.

01/15/2013

DePaul Blue Demons

DePaul Defeats UMBC 69-61

Cleveland Melvin scored 24 points and DePaul defeated Maryland-Baltimore County 69-61 Saturday to extend its winning streak to seven games.

12/22/2012

DePaul Blue Demons

Young Helps DePaul Rally Past Chicago State 74-64

Brandon Young scored 21 points, and a renewed defensive effort in the second half allowed DePaul to overcome a 14-point deficit Wednesday and beat Chicago State 74-64.

12/05/2012

DePaul Blue Demons

Melvin Scores 30 As DePaul Beats Fairfield 85-78

Cleveland Melvin matched a career high with 30 points and Brandon Young added 20 as DePaul held off a late Fairfield rally to secure an 85-78 victory Tuesday night.

11/27/2012

DePaul Blue Demons

DePaul Beats Austin Peay 98-67

DePaul was disappointed after its last loss and was determined to play with more intensity. The Blue Demons did that with their press on Saturday, forcing 27 turnovers in a 98-67 rout of Austin Peay.

11/17/2012

DePaul Blue Demons

DePaul Falls To West Virginia 92-75 For 9th Straight Loss

Seniors Darryl “Truck” Bryant and Kevin Jones closed out their West Virginia home careers in grand style Tuesday night as the Mountaineers dunked DePaul 92-75 while hosting their final Big East game.

02/28/2012

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