DePaul vs. Marquette: Recap, Stats, and Box Score

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DePaul vs. Marquette: Recap, Stats, and Box Score
DePaul 78
(10-13, 4-4 away)
(24) Marquette 89
(17-5, 13-1 home)
Venue: BMO Harris Bradley Center
2:00PM ET / 11:00AM PT, February 09, 2013
Box Score
1st 2nd Final
DePaul 38 40 78
Marquette 43 46 89
Top Performers
Points Rebounds Assists
DePaul B Young 21 C Melvin 4 B Young 6
Marquette V Blue 18 J Cadougan 5 J Cadougan 6

On Saturday, February 9th, DePaul was edged by No. 24 Marquette 89-78 in conference play. The Blue Demons were led by Brandon Young, who put up a game-high 21 points and six assists (4 Stl 3 Reb). Donnavan Kirk had a career-high 16 points and added four rebounds. For the Golden Eagles, Junior Cadougan got 17 points and six assists. DePaul (10-13, 1-9 Big East) heads to 25th-ranked Notre Dame (18-5, 6-4 Big East) on Wednesday, February 13th.

DePaul Game Notes

  • DePaul started 10-13 during the 2007 and 2005 seasons (since 1996).
  • DePaul beat the spread by 3.5 points. That makes the 10th time this season the Blue Demons have beaten the spread.
  • Prior to this game, DePaul played 41 Top 25 opponents in the last five seasons with a record of 1-40.
  • DePaul has lost 86 percent of the time this season (1-6) after recording six or fewer steals.
  • When the opposition records 89 or more total points this season, DePaul has lost 100 percent of the time (0-4).
  • When the opposition records 31 or more field goals made this season, DePaul has lost 100 percent of the time (0-4).
  • When the opposition shoots a field goal percentage of 56.4 percent or better this season, DePaul has lost 100 percent of the time (0-3).
  • DePaul set season lows for rebounds (24) and turnovers (10).
  • The Blue Demons have turned the ball over more than their opponents in the past four games.
  • DePaul has been outshot by their opponents in field goal percentage for the past eight games.
  • The top two scorers (Brandon Young and Worrel Clahar) accounted for 47.4 percent of the points.
  • Brandon Young has led the team in scoring in 11 out of 23 games this season.
  • Cleveland Melvin has led the team in rebounding in 16 out of 23 games this season.
  • Worrel Clahar had career highs with 16 points, six field goals made, and three three-pointers.
  • This marks the 19th 20-point game of Brandon Young's career.
  • Brandon Young has five straight double-digit point games.
  • Donnavan Kirk had career highs with 16 points and seven field goals made.
  • This was the second foul out of the season for Peter Ryckbosch.

Marquette Game Notes

  • Vander Blue has led the team in scoring 12 times in 22 games this season.
  • Chris Otule has led the team in rebounding three times in 22 games this season.
  • Vander Blue has 12 straight double-digit point games.
  • Junior Cadougan set a career high with eight field goals made.
  • Jamil Wilson set a career high with a 100 percent three-point percentage.
DEP PlayersMinsPtsRebAstStlBlkTO
A+Brandon Young342136401
ADonnavan Kirk311641031
B+Worrel Clahar341624002
BC. Melvin27941011
CC. McKinney26931103
CMontray Clemons6220001
C-Edwind McGhee12300000
-D. Robertson Jr.10030001
D+Jamee Crockett13210000
-Peter Ryckbosch6001100
MARQ PlayersMinsPtsRebAstStlBlkTO
AJunior Cadougan331756102
AVander Blue361832100
AChris Otule151050011
BDavante Gardner241332001
BJamil Wilson221132002
BTrent Lockett28635011
BTodd Mayo17910100
C+Juan Anderson11240011
CS. Taylor Jr.6310000
-Derrick Wilson8001001

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