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Game 28: at DePaul

DePaulLogo.jpg#10 Villanova takes its 22-5 record on the road to Chicago to take on DePaul. The Wildcats look to improve on their 10-4 Big East record against the Blue Demons who have yet to win a Conference game this season in their 14 opportunities.

Sophomore Forward Dar Tucker leads DePaul scoring 18.4 a game is one of the conference's top scorers. Center Mac Koshwal is their #2 scorer at 13 points a game and their leading rebounder pulling down nearly 10 boards in each match.

Head Coach Jerry Wainwright usually starts Tucker and Koshwal along with Devin Hill down low. Will Walker and Michael Bizoukas anchor the backcourt.

Quick Notes

  • DePaul is in the midst of its longest losing streak in school history at 14 losses.
  • Villanova leads the historical series 11-8
  • Jay Wright is 3-2 all-time against DePaul
  • 'Nova and DePaul split the series last season with each school winning on their home court
  • This is the Wildcats' third trip to DePaul since the Blue Demons entered the Big East; 'Nova is 1-1 at All State Arena

The game should be aired on WPHL My17 TV. Tipoff is at 8p.