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Quick Takes: Keeping an eye on … DePaul?

November 12, 2019 Leave a comment

Dave2015So much for a quiet Monday night in November.

Red-hot DePaul knocked down 61 percent of its field goals, including 11 three-pointers, as the Blue Demons led by 23 at halftime en route to convincing road win at Iowa.  Do a double-take if you want; it’s a reasonable response.

That Big East gauntlet we discussed in the preseason?  Perhaps it’s even deeper than we thought – or at least it could be.  If nothing else, Monday’s result in Iowa City means we have to keep an early eye on, yes, DePaul.

Then there’s Saint Mary’s.  The Gaels, fresh off a victory over Wisconsin, dropped a home game to Winthrop.  If it doesn’t hurt, it certainly stings.  And If you’re keeping a scoreboard, you might drop SMC back to 0-0 in regard to non-conference performance. Read more…