After consecutive losses to Mississippi and Milwaukee, the DePaul Blue Demons got back in the win column with a road victory over Loyola (Ill.) 69-58 on Wednesday. The win improves DePaul to 4-3, while Loyola falls to 1-6.
Four Blue Demons players finished in double-figures, led by senior center Krys Faber who contributed 12 points and eight rebounds. Sophomore forward Moses Morgan came off the bench to score a team-high 13 points for DePaul. Starters Jamee Crockett and Jeremiah Kelly each scored 11 for the Blue Demons in the win.
Loyola fought back from a 47-17 halftime deficit and dominated the second half. Walt Gibler led the way, finishing with 29 points and eight rebounds on 12-of-18 shooting. Teammate Joe Crisman had 14 points, three rebounds and three steals for the Ramblers in the win.