Coming off an exceptional season in 2013-14 that saw the Blue Demons reach the NCAA Sweet 16 for the third time in their history, DePaul was ranked No. 18 in the Associated Press Preseason Women's Basketball Rankings released on Thursday afternoon.
The way DePaul came out firing on all cylinders Tuesday night, you could tell the Blue Demons were ready for some actual competition.
The DePaul women's basketball team plays its first exhibition game of the 2014-15 season at 7 p.m. on Tuesday when the Blue Demons welcome Saint Xavier to McGrath-Phillips Arena.
Coming off a trip to the NCAA Tournament's Sweet 16, DePaul was unanimously selected to repeat as BIG EAST champion based on the 2014-15 BIG EAST Preseason Coaches' Poll. The reigning tournament and regular-season league champs return four starters from that squad.
The DePaul men's and women's basketball teams are inviting students, fans and supporters to McGrath-Phillips Arena on Saturday evening for two intrasquad scrimmages. The women's team takes the court at 5:30 p.m. followed by the men's team at 7 p.m.
With the Blue Demons basketball season just around the corner, the DePaul ticket office is excited to remind fans that men's and women's basketball season tickets, mini-plans and group tickets are now available for purchase. Just announced, single-game tickets will go on sale to the general public on Friday, Oct. 24 at 11 a.m...