As a freshman, Develle Phillips is prepared to embrace coach Dave Leitao's fundamental basketball belief of defense and rebounding and perform the tasks that don’t attract much glory or recognition.
A busy Alumni Weekend at DePaul University will feature the opportunity for alums and fans of the Blue Demons to get an early look at the 2015-16 men's and women's basketball teams. Both teams will host a fan fest on Saturday, Oct. 17 starting at 12:30 p.m. at McGrath-Phillips Arena.
DePaul basketball coach Dave Leitao will throw out the first pitch on Wednesday night at U.S. Cellular Field prior to the Chicago White Sox hosting the Kansas City Royals. The game is scheduled for a 7:10 p.m. start on Chicago’s South Side.
The BIG EAST Conference's Freshman Fundamentals program made quite an impression on Eli Cain, Oumar Barry, Develle Phillips and the rest of the Blue Demon first-year basketball players who interacted with NBA players Greg Monroe, Randy Foye and Patrick Ewing Jr.
The latest episode of DePaul Hoops TV features the team’s recent experience with the staff of The Program. Led by retired U.S. Army Staff Sergeant Sam Cila, the team participated in an intense two-day experience of shared adversity on the court and in the pool.
You couldn't blame DePaul senior Rashaun Stimage if he walked around the Lincoln Park campus with a rabbit's foot or some other good-luck talisman in his pocket.