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DePaul “Exercises their Demons” by Beating Texas Tech in the Big East Big 12 Battle

DePaul “Exercises their Demons” by Beating Texas Tech in the Big East Big 12 Battle

December 7, 2019

By: Ethan Hennessy Chicago Illinois   Entering Wednesday night’s Big East Big 12 Battle between DePaul and Texas Tech the game was being labeled as the biggest game in Wintrust Arena history. 15 NBA scouts from 13 different teams were in the building, and DePaul had its biggest crowd of the season of 5,493. The […]

HappeningHoops.com 2019-20 CBI/CIT Bracketology Number 1 – December 2nd 2019

HappeningHoops.com 2019-20 CBI/CIT Bracketology Number 1 – December 2nd 2019

December 2, 2019

By: Ethan Hennessy   Hello everyone! We are already about 1/4th of the way done with the 2019-20 season, so it is time to release the first HappeningHoops.com 2019-20 CBI/CIT Bracketology. If you are unfamiliar with my work I predict the fields of the College Basketball Invitational (CBI), and the CollegeInsider.com Postseason Tournament (CIT). They […]

Hawaii’s Poor Shooting Night Dooms the Rainbow Warriors in the Second Half at Illinois

Hawaii’s Poor Shooting Night Dooms the Rainbow Warriors in the Second Half at Illinois

November 20, 2019

By: Ethan Hennessy Champaign Illinois   The Hawaii Rainbow Warriors entered Monday night’s contest at Illinois playing their first basketball game east of the Mississippi River since December 8th 2008 which coincidentally was also a Monday night game at Illinois. After a very slow start for both teams in which neither team had cracked double […]

Week 1 Happening Hoops Chicago College Basketball Power Rankings

Week 1 Happening Hoops Chicago College Basketball Power Rankings

November 11, 2019

By: Ethan Hennessy November 11th 2019 1- DePaul – DePaul finishes week 1 atop the Happening Hoops Chicago College Basketball Power Rankings. For most of the week the blue demons have led the nation in wins. This was thanks to playing three games in the first four days of the season and winning all three. […]

#23 Purdue Beats Green Bay in Season Opener

#23 Purdue Beats Green Bay in Season Opener

November 7, 2019

By: Ethan Hennessy West Lafayette Indiana On Wednesday night Purdue unveiled their Big Ten record 24th conference championship banner for men’s basketball before a sold out crowd inside Mackey Arena that was there to see the #23 ranked boilers take on Green Bay to open up both teams 2019-20 season campaign. Purdue won the game […]

Pre-Season Happening Hoops Chicago College Basketball Power Rankings

Pre-Season Happening Hoops Chicago College Basketball Power Rankings

November 3, 2019

By: Ethan Hennessy November 3rd 2019 I have seen these five teams play live a combined 25 times in the past three seasons, and covered games featuring one of them on press row nine times, therefore I feel like I have a pretty good expertise on the college basketball scene in the Windy City. As […]