Illinois State knocks off DePaul 69-64
The presidents of the Big East's seven Catholic schools met with their athletic directors in New York on Wednesday and will announce new membership for the new Big East within 7-10 days, according to a source.
J.J. Moore scored 21 points off the bench and No. 20 Pittsburgh shot a school-record 72 percent to beat DePaul, 81-66, on Saturday in the Panthers' last Big East regular-season game.
NBC Sports Network verbally offered the Big East between $20 million to $23 million a year for six years to acquire the league's media rights, sources told ESPN.
St. John's 71, DePaul 62
Representatives from the Catholic 7 held discussions in New York on Wednesday that included potential future commissioners of the league as well as its television deal, sources said.
The seven Catholic schools that plan to leave the Big East to form their own basketball conference expect to double their money off a television deal, according to sources.
Providence 73, DePaul 71
DePaul junior forward Tony Freeland will transfer.
DePaul 75, N. Illinois 52
Mississippi 70, DePaul 68
DePaul freshman forward Montray Clemons will miss the 2011-2012 season due to a ruptured patellar tendon in his left knee, the school announced on Monday.
Former DePaul center Kene Obi is transferring to Oklahoma Baptist to play his final season of college basketball.
Ball St. 79, DePaul 77
Florida Gulf Coast 64, DePaul 61
Vanderbilt 67, DePaul 54