Gillespie has 28, lifts No. 19 Villanova over DePaul 79-64

Collin Gillespie scored a season-high 28 points, and No. 19 Villanova beat DePaul 79-64. Gillespie shot 5 of 9 from the field and sank all five of his free throws in the second half as the Wildcats earned their fourth straight win. 

Gillespie also added a team-high four assists and four rebounds. 

The Blue Demons got a career-high 34 points from guard Javon Freeman-Liberty. He also had six rebounds and three steals. 

The Blue Demons have lost 21 straight games to the Wildcats, dating back to 2008.   

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