A Weekly Recap of DePaul Athletics
DePaul seniors Jamee Crockett and Brittany Hrynko have been selected to compete in the the 27th annual State Farm College Slam Dunk & 3-Point Championships, featuring the best dunkers and shooters in college basketball. The event kicks off Final Four weekend in Indianapolis on Thursday night at Hinkle Fieldhouse.
There was absolutely no mistaking the message new men's basketball coach Dave Leitao delivered to a media throng and several hundred members of the DePaul community attending the introductory press conference Monday at the Student Center.
The 38th-ranked DePaul women's tennis team moved its record against nationally-ranked opponents to .500 (3-3) as the squad knocked off No. 33 Long Beach State, 4-3, on Tuesday evening.
DePaul University announced today that Dave Leitao has been named men's basketball coach. Leitao returns to Lincoln Park after leading the program to three postseason appearances in his first stint from 2002-05.
DePaul softball's Dylan Christensen was tabbed as the BIG EAST Player of the Week following the Blue Demons' five-game conference slate last week, as announced by the league office on Monday.