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Baffoe: What Do The Kids Protesting DePaul’s Athletic Department Know?

A group of DePaul students held a protest over what they feel are severe shortcomings by their school’s athletic department when it comes to handling cases of sexual violence.

CBS Chicago–04/25/2014

Ben Brust hits a three against American in the NCAA Tournament. (Photo by Mike McGinnis/Getty Images)

Hoge: Brust, Kaminsky Represent The Illinois Products Who Got Away

There are no Illinois teams in the NCAA Tournament, but there are plenty of Illinois products.

CBS Chicago–03/20/2014

Guard Josh Hart of Villanova Wildcats dunks the ball against DePaul Blue Demons. (Photo by Mitchell Leff/Getty Images)

No. 6 Villanova Romps Past DePaul, 88-62

James Bell had 17 points and eight rebounds, Ryan Arcidiacono scored 14 points, and No. 6 Villanova won its fifth straight game, 88-62 over DePaul on Saturday.

01/18/2014

State Farm Center in Champaign, Ill.  (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Wisch: Arenas Could Spark Recruiting Rebirth For Illinois, DePaul

Remarkably, for the third year in a row, the Windy City is home to the No. 1 high school basketball player in America, with rising Whitney Young senior Jahlil Okafor following in the large footsteps of prior Public League phenoms Jabari Parker (2013) and Anthony Davis (2012).

670 The Score–06/14/2013

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Wisch: Is DePaul’s New Arena A Win For The Students?

In any case, however, the question of who ultimately foots the bill isn’t the one I’m interested in delving into today. Rather, it’s this: Is DePaul’s new arena actually a good thing for its students?

670 The Score–05/18/2013

East view of plans for two new hotels and a 10,000-seat arena near McCormick Place. (Source: City of Chicago)

DePaul Arena Part Of Larger Plan To Revamp McCormick Place, Navy Pier

City Hall has unveiled plans to build a new arena for DePaul basketball at McCormick Place, as part of larger plans to upgrade the convention center and redesign much of Navy Pier.

05/16/2013

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Wisch: Numbers Don’t Add Up For DePaul Arena’s Naming Rights

So, Mayor Rahm Emanuel reportedly has a $300 million plan to build new basketball arena at McCormick Place and bring the DePaul Blue Demons back into the city after more than 30 years in Rosemont.

CBS Chicago–05/14/2013

Moses Morgan. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Four DePaul Players Receive Permission To Transfer

After another disappointing season that included just two Big East wins, four DePaul players have received permission to seek a transfer to a different school.

CBS Chicago–04/09/2013

DePaul Blue Demons mascot. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

DePaul Set To Play In New League As Big East, Catholic 7 Officially Split

The Big East and the so-called “Catholic 7″, which includes DePaul, officially announced their much-anticipated split Friday, which will become effective July 1.

CBS Chicago–03/08/2013

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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

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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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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

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Daniels Leads UConn Over DePaul 99-78

DeAndre Daniels had a career-high 26 points and grabbed eight rebounds as Connecticut routed DePaul 99-78 on Tuesday.

01/08/2013

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Seton Hall Defeats DePaul 73-72

Fuquan Edwin converted the game-winning layup with 6.9 seconds remaining to give Seton Hall a 73-72 win against DePaul on Wednesday night.

01/02/2013

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Loyola Defeats DePaul 66-57

Cully Payne scored 24 points to lead Loyola of Chicago to a 69-61 victory over crosstown rival DePaul on Saturday.

12/29/2012

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DePaul Defeats Northern Illinois 69-64

CHICAGO (AP) — Brandon Young scored 15 points, including critical free throws in the final two minutes, as DePaul ran its winning streak to six with a 69-64 victory over Northern Illinois on Sunday. Young […]

12/16/2012

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

DePaul, Other Non-Football Schools Mull Big East Exit

The seven Big East schools that don’t play football spoke with the conference commissioner Thursday about possibly breaking from a league that has been drastically reshaped.

CBS Chicago–12/13/2012

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DePaul Defeats Arizona State 78-61

Brandon Young scored 18 points and had nine assists in leading DePaul to its fifth consecutive win, a 78-61 decision Wednesday over Arizona State.

12/12/2012

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DePaul Beats Milwaukee 84-50

Donnavan Kirk tied a career high with 14 points to lead the Blue Demons.

12/09/2012

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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

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