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Doug McDermott #3 of the Creighton Bluejays takes a shot as Charles McKinney #32 of the DePaul Blue Demons defends during the quarterfinals of the Big East Basketball Tournament at Madison Square Garden on March 13, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

No. 14 Creighton Beats DePaul

Doug McDermott put on a dazzling shooting display in his Big East tournament debut, scoring a record 27 of his 35 points in the first half for No. 14 Creighton during an 84-62 victory over DePaul on Thursday night.

03/13/2014

Billy Garrett Jr. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

DePaul’s Billy Garrett Jr. Named Big East Rookie Of The Year

Garrett led the conference’s freshmen in scoring and assists.

CBS Chicago–03/12/2014

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

Wisch: A New Arena Won’t Fix DePaul Basketball Alone

Taaxpayers should be worried because it’s a long shot that DePaul comes close to filling any arena.

CBS Chicago–03/11/2014

A DePaul University basketball jersey. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Two DePaul Freshmen Named To Big East All-Rookie Team

DePaul freshmen Billy Garrett Jr. and Tommy Hamilton IV were both named to the Big East’s All-Rookie Team after a vote by the league’s head coaches.

03/09/2014

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

DePaul Will Retain Purnell After Abysmal Season

The Blue Demons have earned at least a share of last place in the Big East for six straight years.

CBS Chicago–03/07/2014

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Butler Defeats DePaul 79-46

Alex Barlow scored a career-high 19 points to lead Butler to a 79-46 victory over DePaul on Thursday night.

03/06/2014

DePaul guard Madeline Crowell. (Credit: CBS)

DePaul Guard Madeline Crowell Balances Basketball, Classes And ROTC

Madeline Crowell is not your typical college freshman. Around classes, she’s working double duty as a guard on the DePaul Blue Demons basketball team as well as serving in the U.S. Army.

03/05/2014

A DePaul University basketball jersey. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

St. John’s Beats DePaul 72-64

D’Angelo Harrison scored 25 and had 10 rebounds to lead St. John’s to a 72-64 win over DePaul on Sunday.

03/02/2014

A DePaul University basketball jersey. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

DePaul Tops Seton Hall 65-60

Brandon Young had a team-high 19 points, including four in the final minute and a half, as DePaul snapped a 10-game losing streak with a 65-60 victory over Seton Hall Tuesday night.

02/25/2014

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

Bernstein: College Basketball Around Here Sucks

College basketball has come to die in Chicago, where the five local teams have a .341 winning percentage.

670 The Score–02/23/2014

A DePaul University basketball jersey. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

DePaul Loses To Marquette 96-94 In OT

Davante Gardner scored seven of his 22 points in overtime, including a key three-point play, and Marquette held on for a 96-94 victory over DePaul on Saturday.

02/22/2014

A DePaul University basketball jersey. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

DePaul Falls To Xavier 83-64

Justin Martin scored 22 points and point guard Dee Davis added 15 points and seven assists, lifting Xavier to an 83-64 victory over DePaul on Wednesday at Cintas Center.

02/19/2014

Brandon Young

Providence Runs Past DePaul 84-61

Bryce Cotton continued his superb senior season Saturday, netting a game-high 22 points and handing out six assists as Providence ran past DePaul, 84-61.

02/15/2014

Cleveland Melvin. (Getty Images)

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

Josh Hart  of the Villanova Wildcats drives between Brandon Young  and Forrest Robinson of the DePaul Blue Demons (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

DePaul Falls To Villanova 87-62

Darrun Hilliard scored 22 points, JayVaughn Pinkston had 14 points and 11 rebounds and No. 6 Villanova beat DePaul 87-62 on Wednesday night for its sixth straight win.

02/12/2014

Cleveland Melvin. (Getty Images)

Cleveland Melvin No Longer Enrolled At DePaul

DePaul’s leading scorer has left the program.

CBS Chicago–02/10/2014

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DePaul Loses 6th In Row, 78-66 To No. 12 Creighton

DePaul coach Oliver Purnell liked how his team came back from a double-digit deficit to put a scare into 12th-ranked Creighton.

02/08/2014

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DePaul Loses To Providence 77-72

Bryce Cotton scored 28 points to lead Providence to a 77-72 win over DePaul on Saturday afternoon.

02/01/2014

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Seton Hall Tops DePaul 86-69

Fuquan Edwin scored 22 of his game-high 30 points in the first half to power Seton Hall to its first Big East home victory of the season, 86-69, over DePaul Saturday at the Prudential Center.

01/25/2014

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DePaul Survives 2 OTs To Beat Butler 99-94

Cleveland Melvin scored the go-ahead basket with 45 seconds left in the second overtime, finished with 30 points, and led the DePaul Blue Demons to a 99-94 double-overtime victory over the Butler Bulldogs on Thursday.

01/09/2014

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