When it was all over, these Blue Demons mobbed one another at center court with television cameras and photographers recording the moment for posterity.
DePaul starts its run in the 2014 BIG EAST Tournament with a Wednesday night game against the Georgetown Hoyas. The two sides face off at Madison Square Garden at 9:30 p.m. ET with Georgetown as the No. 7 seed and DePaul has the No. 10 seed.
The Blue Demons and St. John's play for the BIG EAST Tournament Championship tonight at 8 p.m. at the Allstate Arena. The game will be broadcast live on Fox Sports 1 with LaChina Robinson and Tiffany Greene calling the action courtside.
Staving off a late rush by the Golden Eagles, No. 23/25 DePaul played with passion and intensity in a 100-90 victory over Marquette Monday night before an Allstate Arena crowd full of enthusiastic school children.
No. 25/25 and the top-seeded DePaul women's basketball (25-6, 15-3) marches into the semifinals of the 2014 BIG EAST Conference Tournament, and squares off with fifth-seeded Marquette (21-9, 10-8) on Monday at 5:30 p.m. at Allstate Arena.
Shrugging off a sluggish start and sparked by its full-court press, No. 25/25 DePaul put on quite a show Sunday night against Georgetown.