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DePaul Snaps it’s Losing Streak While Loyola Gets Payback Against UIC

Posted by on Feb 16, 2013 | 0 comments

    Today was a very competitive day for Chicagoland college basketball with two major televised games on the schedule this afternoon. One game was nationally televised, the other was regionally televised. First up was the nationally televised game between DePaul and Rutgers in a Big East Conference match up in Rosemont. The Demons were looking to end a nine game losing streak while...

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Valparaiso 75 Illinois-Chicago 70 Final Score

Posted by on Jan 9, 2013 | 0 comments

Both teams shake hands after a hard fought game. The Flames came out on the fire to start the second half. But missed shots, turnovers, and mistakes on defense would hurt them and ultimately cost them the game. After leading by as much as nine, the Crusaders began to take advantage of UIC’s mistakes and would eventually extinguish the Flames. Not helping matters was when Hayden Humes and...

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Valparaiso 33 Illinois-Chicago 30 Halftime

Posted by on Jan 9, 2013 | 0 comments

Gary Talton leads UIC with 8 points. It’s been a highly contested game so far as I expected. The Flames took a very quick 5-0 lead at the beginning of the game. But then the Flames began to miss shots and commit turnovers. The Crusaders were able to score points off of those mistakes. At one point Valpo lead by as much as nine, they also began to out-rebound the Flames. They also managed...

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UIC Looks to Get Back On The Winning Track

Posted by on Jan 9, 2013 | 0 comments

Fans are beginning to file into the UIC Pavilion on Chicago’s Near West Side tonight as the Illinois-Chicago Flames play host to long-time nemesis Valparaiso. The Flames come into this one losing four out of their last five. At the moment they are 10-5 (1-1 Horizon League), and they are not looking to repeat the same mistakes of the past. UIC is lead by Senior guards Gary Talton and Daniel...

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Chicagoland Basketball Kickoff Luncheon

Posted by on Oct 13, 2012 | 0 comments

Yesterday afternoon I had the honor and privilege of attending the Chicagoland Basketball Kickoff Luncheon. DePaul University hosted the event at  Maggiano’s Little Italy in Downtown Chicago. Even though this was a DePaul sponsored event, Northwestern, Loyola, Illinois-Chicago, and Chicago State were also in attendance. Coaches, players, administrators, and special guests from each school...

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