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, No. 24 Marquette took on DePaul and topped the Blue Demons 89-78 in conference action. Junior Cadougan played well for the Golden Eagles and got 17 points plus six assists. Vander Blue had a team-high 18 points and added three rebounds. For the Blue Demons, Brandon Young finished with a game-high 21 points and six assists (4 Stl 3 Reb). Marquette (17-5, 8-2 Big East) goes to 20th-ranked Georgetown (17-4, 7-3 Big East) on Monday, February 11th.

Marquette Game Notes

  • The Golden Eagles have won every game this season (4-0) after recording 31 or more field goals made.
  • Marquette has won every game this season (4-0) after committing nine or fewer turnovers.
  • Marquette has won 90 percent of the time this season (9-1) when opponents record 11 or fewer free throws made.
  • This season Marquette has won 92 percent of the time (11-1) when Davante Gardner has 13 points or more, 71 percent of the time (10-4) when Vander Blue has five field goals made or more, and 86 percent of the time (6-1) when Trent Lockett has four free throws made or more.
  • The Golden Eagles set a season high for total points (89).
  • This is the 13th game at home this season--Marquette has a 12.0 average scoring margin against opponents at home.
  • Vander Blue has led the team in scoring in 12 out of 22 games this season.
  • Chris Otule has led the team in rebounding in three out of 22 games this season.
  • Vander Blue has 12 straight double-digit point games.
  • Junior Cadougan had a career high with eight field goals made.
  • Jamil Wilson had a career high with a 100 percent three-point percentage.

DePaul Game Notes

  • This loss extended the Blue Demons losing streak to 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 11 times in 23 games this season.
  • Cleveland Melvin has led the team in rebounding 16 times in 23 games this season.
  • Worrel Clahar set 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 set career highs with 16 points and seven field goals made.
  • This was the second foul out of the season for Peter Ryckbosch.
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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