DePaul Statement on Conference Realignment from University President Rev. Dennis H. Holtschneider, C.M. and Athletics Director Jean Lenti Ponsetto
Sept. 18, 2011
CHICAGO - Statement from DePaul University President Rev. Dennis H. Holtschneider, C.M. and Athletics Director Jean Lenti Ponsetto on conference realignment.
“DePaul University is monitoring closely the developments in conference realignment and the announced changes within the BIG EAST Conference. We expect the next few days and weeks to be a somewhat fluid time of perhaps significant change in intercollegiate athletics.”
“For ourselves, DePaul’s commitment to the BIG EAST and our commitment to its member institutions have not wavered since we joined the conference in 2005. We look forward to a bright future for DePaul Athletics and the BIG EAST Conference.”