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UIC Loses In Horizon League Quarterfinal, The Catholic Seven’s Departure Is Official

Posted by on Mar 9, 2013 | 0 comments

    After defeating Cleveland State in the first round of the 2013 Horizon League Tournament this week, UIC had plenty of momentum heading into their quarterfinal match up with Wisconsin-Green Bay. Unfortunately, the ride would come to a screeching halt on Friday as UWGB extinguished the mighty Flames 64-63. This game was tight from start to finish. Both teams traded baskets for pretty...

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UIC Inches Closer To A Potential Postseason Berth While Loyola Awaits Their Postseason Fate

Posted by on Mar 6, 2013 | 0 comments

    The road to March Madness has officially begun tonight as the first round of the 2013 Horizon League Men’s Basketball Tournament got under way. Illinois-Chicago and Loyola were at the forefront of tonight’s action. The 5th seeded UIC Flames got to play one final home game tonight as they opened the tournament against ¬†8th seeded Cleveland State. The CSU Vikings had...

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DePaul’s New Conference Is Finally Starting To Take Shape

Posted by on Mar 1, 2013 | 0 comments

    Back In December, I wrote about DePaul leaving the Big East Conference for a new conference at later date.¬†Well after today it appears that the move will be sooner than originally planned. DePaul along with the other Roman Catholic schools in the Big East {Marquette, Villanova, St. Johns, Georgetown, Providence, and Seton Hall}, are planning to form their own conference in which...

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Connecticut 81 DePaul 69 Final

Posted by on Feb 23, 2013 | 0 comments

  The scene after a mini-brawl midway through the second half.   History seems to keep repeating itself for the DePaul Blue Demons as tonight another second half breakdown winds up costing them the game. DePaul had led UConn 37-34 at halftime. When the second half began, the Demons initially picked up where the left off. After getting ahead 49-47, the Demons started to miss shots and...

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DePaul 37 Connecticut 34 Halftime

Posted by on Feb 23, 2013 | 0 comments

  Just about everyone here at the Allstate Arena in Rosemont is out of breath after the first half we all just witnessed. It’s been back and forth from the opening tip. DePaul’s biggest lead was five, UConn’s biggest lead was six. This game has been tied four times with just two lead changes. The Huskies have been draining three pointers but the Demons have countered by...

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