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2018-19 Season Recap

2018-19 Season Recap

May 22, 2019

By: Ethan Hennessy This post is wrapping up and looking back at the road trips I went on, the games I saw, arenas I visited, and experiences I had in this 2018-19 college basketball season (my junior year of college). I’m mainly writing this so that I’ll be able to look back and have a […]

South Florida wins the 2019 Roman CBI Finals Defeating DePaul 2-1 and DePaul’s Max Strus has Division 1’s Best Postseason Run in 30 Years

South Florida wins the 2019 Roman CBI Finals Defeating DePaul 2-1 and DePaul’s Max Strus has Division 1’s Best Postseason Run in 30 Years

April 7, 2019

By: Ethan Hennessy Chicago Illinois Going into Friday’s pivotal winner take all game three of the CBI finals at McGrath Phillips Arena both teams knew their season would be over at the conclusion of the game, however, one would be a champion, and one would not. When it was all said and done South Florida […]

A Depleted DePaul Roster Wins Game Two of the CBI Finals Against USF

A Depleted DePaul Roster Wins Game Two of the CBI Finals Against USF

April 4, 2019

By: Ethan Hennessy DePaul was already down to essentially a seven man rotation going into game two of the CBI finals with Devin Gage out with a concussion since the quarterfinal round (the four remaining bench players have played a total of 31 combined seconds in the entire tournament). The Blue Demons would suffer another […]

Blue Demons Beat Costal Carolina to Advance to the CBI Finals

Blue Demons Beat Costal Carolina to Advance to the CBI Finals

March 30, 2019

By: Ethan Hennessy DePaul topped the Chanticleers of Costal Carolina by a score of 92-87 inside McGrath Phillips Arena on Wednesday night. A big key to the game was their ability to control the glass. The Blue Demons used their size advantage out rebounding Costal 36 to 24. Femi Olujobi had eight rebounds while Strus […]

Strus Scores 38 to Push DePaul Past Longwood in CBI Second Round

Strus Scores 38 to Push DePaul Past Longwood in CBI Second Round

March 26, 2019

By: Ethan Hennessy Shabooty Phillips and the Longwood Lancers rolled into Chicago looking to spring one of the biggest upsets in the 2019 CBI by stealing a road win at Big East member DePaul. Head coach Griff Aldrich preached in the morning shootaround leaving everything out on the floor saying they did not want to […]

DePaul Overcomes Slow Start to Beat CMU 100-86 in CBI First Round

DePaul Overcomes Slow Start to Beat CMU 100-86 in CBI First Round

March 22, 2019

By: Ethan Hennessy On Wednesday night DePaul did something they had not done in a dozen years. That was take the basketball court for a postseason tournament game. DePaul at 15-15 going into the game accepted a bid to the CBI Tournament. They faced a tough first round test against a Central Michigan squad led […]