| Jun 2, 2014
| 8:26 AM
Northwestern and DePaul won’t meet this season in men’s basketball, but the schools have agreed to a five-year series beginning in 2015-16.
“As a Chicago native, I think it's terrific for basketball in the area,” NU coach Chris...
| May 24, 2014
| 2:07 PM
When Geno Auriemma first heard that Georgetown freshman Natalie Butler was interested in transferring to UConn, he turned to one of his best friends for advice.
And DePaul coach Doug Bruno, the man who will assist Auriemma in the 2014 World...
| Mar 11, 2014
| 12:28 PM
Florida and Arizona were tabbed early favorites to win their conference basketball tournaments according to one odds maker.
Top-ranked Florida comes in as a 2/3 favorite to win the Southeastern Conference tourney according to Bovada. Kentucky (3/1)...
| May 12, 2014
| 10:02 AM
DePaul's Doug Bruno has been named an assistant coach of the U.S. women's team for the 2014 World Championships, an appointment that likely will put him on the Olympic coaching staff again in 2016.
U.S. head coach Geno Auriemma picked Bruno, South...
| Mar 25, 2014
| 3:26 PM
The DePaul women's basketball team helped set an NCAA record for most combined points between two teams in Saturday's 104-100 first-round victory against Oklahoma at Duke University.
The Blue Demons couldn't have done it without sophomore Megan Podkowa....
| Apr 2, 2014
| 1:26 PM
So far, Meri Bennett-Swanson's playing time for the DePaul women's basketball team has been marginal. Her development and outlook, though, are anything but.
The former Vernon Hills standout got on the floor in the final minutes of Saturday night's 84-65...
| May 16, 2014
| 8:33 PM
In a 23-inning duel, the second-longest game in NCAA history, William and Mary lost 3-2 at the College of Charleston on a walk-off single by Morgan Phillips. It came off Kevin Casey, who started the game at second base and rarely pitches for W&...
| May 22, 2014
| 9:01 AM
Natalie Butler's transfer to UConn was made official by the women's basketball program on Wednesday and Geno Auriemma said the 6-foot-5 center from Georgetown, in time, will be a great asset to his program.
"Coming out of high school, Natalie was one of...
| May 27, 2014
| 9:14 PM
An update on local athletes playing in college.
Emily Tubert (Burroughs High, 2010), Arkansas women's golf, senior: The Burroughs High graduate finished a record-setting career for the Razorbacks and ended her senior campaign with a prestigious award....
| Mar 17, 2014
| 10:42 PM
No. 9 USC (22-12) vs. No. 8 St. John's (22-10)
Saturday at Thompson-Boling Arena, Knoxville, Tenn.
How they got here: USC won four games in four days — including a victory over Stanford — to win the Pac-12 Conference tournament. St. John's...
| May 4, 2014
| 2:47 PM
Big East visionary Dave Gavitt used to tell colleagues that the Final Four was proof that college basketball knew how to end a season. As for the best way to start it ... not so much.
Big Ten Commissioner Jim Delany and his counterpart at the Big East,...
| Mar 1, 2014
| 4:16 PM
The DePaul women’s basketball team clinched its first Big East regular-season title with an 80-65 win Saturday at St. John’s.
The Blue Demons (23-6, 14-3 Big East) have one game left in the regular season, Tuesday against Georgetown at...