DePaul freshmen Billy Garrett Jr. and Tommy Hamilton IV were named to the BIG EAST All-Rookie Team today following the annual balloting by the league's head coaches. The league announced the All-BIG EAST First and Second Teams, Honorable Mention and the BIG EAST All-Rookie Team.
With the conclusion of the regular-season schedule on Saturday, the field for the 2014 BIG EAST Tournament presented by New York Life has been finalized with the 10th-seeded Blue Demons taking on No. 7 seed Georgetown in the first round. Start time is 9:30 p.m. ET on Wednesday at Madison Square Garden.
DePaul couldn't get much going in its home finale, shooting just 33 percent in a 79-46 loss to visiting Butler on Thursday at Allstate Arena.
DePaul concludes the regular-season slate with a Thursday night game against the Butler Bulldogs. DePaul is looking for a season sweep of the Bulldogs after posting a 99-94 win in double overtime on Jan. 9 at Hinkle Fieldhouse.
Join DePaul head coach Oliver Purnell on Thursday night for his weekly radio show as he gives an inside look into the latest news with the men's basketball program. Tonight's show starts at 9:30 p.m. as the Blue Demons get ready for a Sunday game at St. John's before hosting Butler in the regular-season finale on March 6. The...
It wouldn't be surprising if Brandon Young, Sandi Marcius and Edwind McGhee put on their DePaul uniform just a little bit more deliberately, or maybe run through their pregame ritual with a heightened sense of purpose.