When you think of the term “rivalry” in its most comfortable setting — within sports — it references teams that compete against each other with pride, additional pressure and sometimes […]
While the $2 million prize money at The Basketball Tournament may pale in comparison to some of the salaries of participants, the desire of the players was evident during the tournament’s Championship Weekend.
It was the third straight meeting in the conference tournament finals for both programs. DePaul won in Chicago last year after splitting the regular season series.
In 2015, Oliver Purnell led DePaul to a 5-2 start in Big East conference play. The Blue Demons lost 10 of their next 11 games that year to finish 6-12, […]