DePaul hits the road for four straight games starting at Oregon State on Thursday night. The Blue Demons continue the trip next week with three games in Honolulu at the Hawaiian Airlines Diamond Head Classic before starting BIG EAST action on Dec. 31 against Marquette.
DePaul senior guard Jamee Crockett poured in a career-high 22 points but it was not enough as the Blue Demons fell to Illinois State, 78-72. Crockett notched his personal best scoring output going 8-of-12 from the field while adding five rebounds and two steals.
DePaul plays its final home non-conference game of the regular season on Sunday against Illinois State. Following Sunday's game, the Blue Demons play their next four games outside Chicago before returning to Rosemont to open BIG EAST play on Dec. 31 against Marquette. The Illinois State game can be seen on FOX Sports 1 and...
Playing its first game outside Chicago, DePaul started sluggish and dropped an 81-68 decision at George Washington. Myke Henry led three players in double-figures with 22 points.
DePaul visits George Washington for a Thursday night non-conference game in Washington, D.C. The game can be seen in Chicago on Comcast SportsNet Chicago Plus and heard on WIND 560 AM at 7 p.m. ET.
DePaul sophomore Tommy Hamilton IV was named to the BIG EAST Weekly Honor Roll on Dec. 8 after leading the Blue Demons to three wins last week. The Chicago native averaged 17.7 points, 7.3 rebounds and 2.0 blocks in wins over Northern Illinois, Chicago State and Milwaukee.