Top 10 Ways DePaul Can Become an Elite Program...Again

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Top 10 Ways DePaul Can Become an Elite Program...Again

For the love of Joey Meyer's steel-rimmed specs, what has happened to Chicago's college basketball Mecca? 

Alumni Hall is long gone, but the shadows of red, white and blue-checkered giants pounding on those traditional powerhouses still stir in Lincoln Park, and some are convinced this could still be a high-major program with only a few subtle adjustments.  Remember, this used to be a college hoops town (and Alumni Hall was its town square) that still boasts the nation's greatest collection of high school talent within a stone's throw, and a hoops-crazed fan base that still yearns for a return to glory.  

But fear not Blue Demon faithful, with a couple tweaks here and there, Oliver Purnell's legacy could be closer to Ray Meyer than Jerry Wainwright, and here are the tasks that hopefully appear first on the collective checklists of Purnell and AD Jean Lenti-Ponsetto (after hugging it out with the mascot, of course).      

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