Blue Demons Douse the Flames

During the first 10 minutes of the DePaul/University of Illinois-Chicago game, many were having flashbacks to the Buffalo game.  The Blue Demons physically looked like the better team, but a lack of execution, and awful 1-9 shooting felt a lot like last Sunday’s debacle.


Thankfully, UIC did an equally terrible job of making shots and as a bonus, they also did not take care of the ball.  With 10:14 left in the 1st half, Darious Hall made a layup with an assist by the resurgent Charlie Moore for DePaul to take a 15-14 lead, which they never relinquished.  Lovely.

The Blue Demons slowly choked the Flames to death, expanding their lead in each 10 minute increment for the rest of the game.

After it was all said and done, DePaul finished with an 86-65 win.


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Blue Demons Hope to Get Back On-track against UIC

After the terrible, awful loss to Buffalo on Sunday, DePaul hosts the UIC Flames at Wintrust Arena.  The Blue Demons hope to get back to their winning ways, as do their neurotic fans.  This will be the sixth consecutive season that these teams have played.  In the 10 overall meetings, DePaul holds a 8-2 record, with UIC’s latest win in December 2016.



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