Patricio Garino scored 19 points and George Washington rode a dominating first half to beat DePaul 81-68 on Thursday night.
Billy Garrett Jr. scored 18 points, and Tommy Hamilton IV chipped in 15 with nine rebounds.
DePaul (5-1) outshot Chicago State, 56.4 percent to 40.4 percent.
Myke Henry and Billy Garrett Jr. each scored 15 points, and Forrest Robinson added 14.
Myke Henry scored 16 of his 29 points in the second half, leading DePaul to an 87-72 upset of Stanford on Sunday.
Corey Schaefer had 17 points and five assists while Tim Kempton added 16 points with 11 rebounds, pushing Lehigh past DePaul 86-74 on Wednesday night.
McPier is still negotiating on a price with the general contractor.
Tommy Hamilton IV scored 17 points to lead DePaul to a 72-71 win over Illinois-Chicago in the season opener for both teams Friday night.
No college program in Chicago has made the NCAA Tournament since 2004.
“We feel like we have a culture shift,” Oliver Purnell says.
DePaul University expert John Mulligan said it may not be so clear-cut with pro-Russian separatists seeking to take control of the area and possibly involved in the plane’s crash.
The new arena is set to open for the 2016-’17 season.
The Blue Demons will host three games, and the Wildcats will host two.
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.
Garrett led the conference’s freshmen in scoring and assists.
Taaxpayers should be worried because it’s a long shot that DePaul comes close to filling any arena.
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.
The Blue Demons have earned at least a share of last place in the Big East for six straight years.
Alex Barlow scored a career-high 19 points to lead Butler to a 79-46 victory over DePaul on Thursday night.
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.