DePaul loses freshman DeJuan Marreo for season

Jonathan Daniel

The 6'5, 215-pound freshman forward suffered a torn ACL in practice.

The DePaul Blue Demons basketball season is off to a bad start before it's even begun, as they've lost freshman forward DeJuan Marreo after an MRI showed that he tore his right ACL in practice.

Marreo, a 6'5, 215-pound forward was expected to play for the Blue Demons and make an impact during his freshman season, but he will likely be forced to take a medical redshirt as the knee injury will cost him his entire 2012-13 season.

He was ranked by ESPN as the No. 13 player of the Class of 2012 to come out of the state of Indiana and was ranked as the No. 49 player at the small forward position.

The Blue Demons finished with the worst record in the Big East for the 2011-12 season at 3-15, although they finished 9-4 in conference play to finish with a 12-19 overall record. The 2012-13 season will begin for DePaul on Friday, Nov. 9 against UC Riverside.

Trending Discussions

X
Log In Sign Up

forgot?
Log In Sign Up

Please choose a new SB Nation username and password

As part of the new SB Nation launch, prior users will need to choose a permanent username, along with a new password.

Your username will be used to login to SB Nation going forward.

I already have a Vox Media account!

Verify Vox Media account

Please login to your Vox Media account. This account will be linked to your previously existing Eater account.

Please choose a new SB Nation username and password

As part of the new SB Nation launch, prior MT authors will need to choose a new username and password.

Your username will be used to login to SB Nation going forward.

Forgot password?

We'll email you a reset link.

If you signed up using a 3rd party account like Facebook or Twitter, please login with it instead.

Forgot password?

Try another email?

Almost done,

By becoming a registered user, you are also agreeing to our Terms and confirming that you have read our Privacy Policy.

Join SB Nation Chicago

You must be a member of SB Nation Chicago to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at SB Nation Chicago. You should read them.

Join SB Nation Chicago

You must be a member of SB Nation Chicago to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at SB Nation Chicago. You should read them.

Spinner.vc97ec6e

Authenticating

Great!

Choose an available username to complete sign up.

In order to provide our users with a better overall experience, we ask for more information from Facebook when using it to login so that we can learn more about our audience and provide you with the best possible experience. We do not store specific user data and the sharing of it is not required to login with Facebook.