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The Daily Demon January 29



Jan. 29, 2013

DePaul University has selected Saturday, Feb. 2 as the inaugural Blue Demon Day that will become an annual gathering of members of the University community to get together throughout the nation and world and show DePaul pride. Click Here for information about game watches around the country.

To become a member of Champions Club make a gift Click Here or Call Marge Mazik at 773-325-7240

Today In Blue Demon History:

On January 29 2010, Five Blue Demons reached double-digits as the DePaul women's basketball team topped Cincinnati 71-63 in BIG EAST Conference action at McGrath Arena. Katherine Harry tallied her fourth career double-double as the freshman finished with 15 points and tied a career-high with 18 rebounds. The freshman leads the Blue Demons with 8.0 boards per contest while Harry grabbed a season-high 10 offensive rebounds in a night where she shined in the paint. Click Here for the full story.

Mark Your Calendars:

BLUE DEMON DAY THIS SATURDAY To get ready for Blue Demon Day on Feb. 2, DePaul's alumni relations department is hosting a t-shirt swap this week on the University's Lincoln Park and Loop campuses. The inaugural Blue Demon Day is Saturday, Feb. 2 when the men's basketball team faces Notre Dame. Click Here for more information.

Champions Club for the Women's Game TODAY will be at 2314 N. Sheffield.


 

 

Sports Reports:

Women's Basketball:

The DePaul women's basketball team returns to Lincoln Park and the hardwood on Tuesday for a 7 p.m. BIG EAST Conference game with Pittsburgh. The tilt will be carried live in Chicago on The U Too (WCIU-DT2) with Dave Bernhard (play-by-play) and Patricia Babcock McGraw (analyst) calling all the action. The broadcast will also be available on DePaul's BlueTube and GameTracker is also available. In-game scoring and notes can be followed at www.twitter.com/DePaulWBBSID. Click Here for the full story.

Softball:

DePaul was picked to finish fourth in the BIG EAST Conference Softball preseason poll while USF has been tabbed the preseason favorite by the league's 13 head coaches.The Blue Demons recorded one first-place vote and 117 points. Since joining the BIG EAST in 2006, DePaul has captured three regular-season titles. The Blue Demons finished fifth in the league last season with a 14-8 record and 36-22 overall mark. Click Here for the full story.

Upcoming Sporting Events:

TUESDAY, JAN 29

SPORT

OPPONENT

LOCATION

TIME

COVERAGE

Women's Basketball

Pittsburgh

McGrath-Phillips Arena

7:00 PM

WEDNESDAY, JAN 30

SPORT

OPPONENT

LOCATION

TIME

COVERAGE

Men's Basketball

St. John's

Queens, N.Y.

8:00 PM