Posted March 09, 2013 on AP on Fox
Anna Martin scored 24 points and Brittany Hrynko added 17 to help seventh-seeded DePaul beat Marquette 77-69 on Saturday in the second round of the Big East women's tournament. The Blue Demons will face second-seeded Connecticut in the quarterfinals on Sunday night. DePaul (21-10) trailed 40-36 early in the second half before going on a 17-4 run to take a 53-44 lead with just over 10 minutes left. Martin, who missed eight games with a deep bone bruise in her left knee, got the run started. The Golden Eagles (16-15) were only able to get within seven the rest of the way. Arlesia Morse scored 16 points to lead Marquette. Unlike the first few games of the day where offense was at a premium, these two teams put points up. DePaul led 35-34 at the end of an entertaining first half. Martin had 13 points.

No. 3 UConn 94, DePaul 61

Breanna Stewart scored 21 points to lead a balanced offense and No. 3 Connecticut bounced back from its loss to Notre Dame with a 94-61 win over DePaul in the quarterfinals of the Big East tournament Sunday night. Stefanie Dolson and Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis each added 16 points for the Huskies (28-3), who have won 16 consecutive Big East tournament games. Five UConn players reached...

DePaul vs. No. 20 Pittsburgh Game Preview

The Blue Demons host the 20th ranked Pitt Panthers for Senior Day at Allstate Arena on Saturday Afternoon.

Pitt Panthers win comfortably at DePaul; #20 Pitt Panthers on hot streak

On an episode of Mr. Belvidere, the character played by Bob Uecker once sang karaoke “My kind of town..Pittsburgh is” The rift on the popular Sinatra tune about Chicago is apt for #20 Pitt Panthers basketball as they own a winning record at DePaul. The Pitt Panthers shot 76% from the field, 83% on three pointers in the first half to build a big 46-35 lead after the first 20 minutes...

Open Thread: Pitt-DePaul, Finish The Regular Season

Last Big East regular season game. Forever. Considering Pitt doesn’t do much in the way of Chicagoland recruiting, there’s not going to be much of an interest in future scheduling with DePaul. After a brief glimmer of hope at not finishing in dead last in the Big East, they are right there for a 5th straight year. Clemson just hasn’t been the same since Oliver Purnell left...
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