Tuesday, February 23, 2010

This Day in Blue Demon Hoops - February 23

 February 23
Men’s Basketball
1980 – Clyde Bradshaw dished out 14 assists in a 94-87 win over Loyola. Bradshaw’s then school record 14 assists still ranks third all-time at DePaul. The New Jersey native ranks second all-time in career assists (606) behind fellow Garden Stater Kenny Patterson (669). Bradshaw’s 215 assists in 1979-80 rank as the most generous season in Blue Demon history.

Women’s Basketball
1976 – In the first meeting in the 41-game series DePaul defeated Loyola, 73-24.The 49-point margin of victory is the 12th-largest differential in school history. Behind captains Judy Hojnowski and Jean Lenti Ponsetto and leading scorer Patti Hie, the Blue Demons finished the second season 7-12 under coach Debbie Miller.