CHICAGO - In addition to Wilson Chandler, Steven Hunter, Quentin Richardson and Bobby Simmons playing in the NBA for the New York Knicks, Memphis Grizzlies, Miami Heat and New Jersey Nets, four former DePaul basketball players were selected in the 2009 NBA D-League Draft on Thursday night.
November 5, 2009
ROSEMONT, Ill. – The DePaul Athletics Department celebrated the achievements of its student-athletes with the annual Athletics Awards Dinner at the Donald A. Stephens Convention Center on Friday.
PROVIDENCE, R.I. - DePaul's Draelon Burns was named second team All-BIG
EAST Conference while freshmen teammates Mac Koshwal and Dar Tucker were
selected to the league's All-Rookie Team it was announced by the
PROVIDENCE, RI - DePaul's Draelon Burns was named the BIG EAST
Conference Player of the Week the league announced today.
December 3, 2007
The last time Draelon Burns took a meaningful shot in a basketball game, he was slightly off the mark in a NIT quarterfinal loss at Air Force. A shot that seemed good off the release, hit the back of the rim and fell out. Astonishingly, Burns was trusted to take the shot over proven vets and NBA commodities in Sammy Mejia and Wilson Chandler. That is a testament to the player and leader Burns is.
November 5, 2007
Watch and listen as DePaul Blue Demon junior guard Draelon Burns talks to the fans about the upcoming Men's Basketball season.
November 9, 2006
The late Al McGuire always said, "The best thing about freshmen is they become sophomores." With Coach McGuire's wise words in mind, DePaul guard Draelon Burns is completing the transition from freshman to sophomore.
August 28, 2005
Commitments from the Class of 2004 are still trickling in. Just this week, possibly the best available senior wing player made a commitment.