Blue Demons To Meet Seton Hall In Rosemont On Saturday
DePaul (5-2) vs. Seton Hall (3-3)
Saturday, December 28, 2002
Allstate Arena (17,500)
Rosemont, Ill. - 1:00 p.m. (CST)
DePaul is 5-2 after losing to St. Joseph's 65-62 last Saturday at The Palestra. Seton Hall is 3-3 after falling 71-54 at Ohio State on Saturday.
Neither team is mentioned in either the Associated Press or ESPN/USA Today Top 25 polls.
Seton Hall leads the all-time series 2-0. The last meeting was on December 29, 1988 at the Sugar Bowl Classic in New Orleans - an 83-60 Seton Hall win at the Super Dome. The other previous meeting was a 36-33 Seton Hall win during the 1941-42 season in South Orange, N.J.
DePaul's Dave Leitao is in his first season with the Blue Demons and is 5-2. Dave is 27-37 in three seasons as a head coach and has never faced Seton Hall as a head coach. Louis Orr is in his second season at Seton Hall and his third as a head coach. He is 35-32 overall and 15-21 with the Pirates. He has never faced DePaul as a head coach.
Fox Sports Chicago will televise today’s game with Eric Collins (play-by-play) and the award-winning David Kaplan (color commentary) on the call.
WSCR (670 AM) will broadcast today's game with Ron Gleason (play-by-play) and former DePaul great Dave Corzine (color commentary) mikeside.
For complete game notes, please visit the official website of the DePaul Blue Demons at www.depaulbluedemons.com