In Many Way, This Was A Replay of the First Game
We have been here before. DePaul played a close, tight game, made the opponent sweat, and then let them off the hook. Like the Northwestern game (a game in which DePaul missed 15 free-throws), a team that shoots over 70% on the year from the free-throw line, loses the game by missing 10 free-throws in a 5 point loss. If you read my preview to this game, you would have read that it was imperative for the Blue Demons to keep Seton Hall, and especially Angel Delgado off of the boards. Instead, they allowed Delgado to get a double-double in the 1st half! Delgado lead the Pirates to a 12 point first have lead. Most of Blue Demon nation were ready to turn off our TVs, when the Demons inexplicably stormed back on a 10-0 run to end the half.
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The Blue Demons travel to New Jersey to Face Seton Hall
DePaul plays the Seton Hall Pirates on Sunday, 2/18/2018 at noon Central at the Prudential Center in Newark, New Jersey. It will be carried on FS1 (Channel 237 on Comcast) and on the Score (Radio 670).
The Pirates come into the game on a four game losing streak, with losses to Villanova, Marquette, Georgetown, and Xavier. On the season they have 17 wins and 9 losses overall, with a 6-7 record in Big East games after losing by eleven at Xavier.
DePaul is coming off of another excruciating one point loss by not executing well during the last 4 minutes versus St. John’s.
The Blue Demons now have 10 wins and 15 losses, with a 3-10 record in Big East games.
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The Pirates’ Timely 3 Point Shooting Plus Immense Physicality Doomed the Demons
Let’s cut to the chase, If you read my preview to this game, I’ll wait for you here…you would’ve read that in general Seton Hall was a balanced team, but that DePaul needed to fear 2 players, Angel Delgado and Myles Powell.
Who killed the Demons today? Angel Delgado and Myles Powell.
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The Blue Demons host the Team from New Jersey, Not the Residence Hall on Sheffield and Montana
DePaul plays the Seton Hall Pirates on Sunday, 1/28/2018 at 3:00 pm Central at the Wintrust Arena in Chicago’s South Loop, in front of thousands of blue seats. It will be carried on CBSSports (Channel 232 on Comcast) and on the Score (Radio 670).
The Pirates come into the game with 15 wins and 5 losses overall, with a 4-3 record in Big East games after losing at home to Xavier.
Lead by a rejuvenated Eli Cain, DePaul is coming off of a glorious win against Georgetown , their 2nd Big East Victory.
You know what? Let’s revisit Eli’s excellence from Wednesday.
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