| 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 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...
| 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....
| May 31, 2014
| 3:08 PM
An Australian tennis coach with ties to Northwestern and DePaul universities stalked his ex-girlfriend in Chicago, threatened her life and said he'd post nude pictures of her online, prosecutors alleged Saturday.
Mark Terry Henderson, 32, is accused...
| 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 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...
| 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...
| Mar 19, 2014
| 1:07 PM
So, seeds don't mean anything. Of the five Chicago college basketball players RedEye leaned on for March Madness expertise, three chose No. 4 seed Louisville as their tourney favorite or their dark horse. The Big Ten gets a lot of love, too.
As the meat...
| Mar 20, 2014
| 12:01 PM
UConn's pursuit of a ninth national championship begins at Gampel Pavilion Sunday and would pick up speed in the Lincoln (Neb.) Regional. The Huskies (34-0), the defending national champion, have appeared in six straight Final Fours since 2008 and will be...
| Mar 22, 2014
| 11:40 AM
Some words of caution for Virginia Tech fans judging Buzz Williams: The Hokies’ new basketball coach defies convenient description.
Want Tech to play fast? Williams’ 2011-12 Marquette team ranked 16th nationally in possessions per game,...
| Mar 22, 2014
| 2:09 PM
DePaul guard Chanise Jenkins was still trying to process what just happened in the Blue Demons' offensive free-for-all with Oklahoma in the NCAA Tournament on Saturday afternoon at Duke's Cameron Indoor Stadium.
"This isn't just a regular game," Jenkins...