Collins scores 23 to carry South Florida past DePaul in CBI

David Collins made a game-winning runner with 1.6 seconds left and finished with 23 points as South Florida edged past DePaul 63-61 in the first game of the best-of-three College Basketball Invitational championship series on Monday night.

DePaul meets USF in finals of CBI

DePaul (18-15) vs. South Florida (22-13) CBI Championship1, Yuengling Center, Tampa, Florida; Monday, 6 p.m. EDT BOTTOM LINE: DePaul and South Florida will take the floor in the opening game of the CBI Championship series. South Florida earned a 56-47 win over Loyola Marymount on Thursday, while DePaul won 92-87 against Coastal Carolina on Wednesday.

Grays, Held lead No. 24 DePaul women to 88-62 win

Mart'E Grays scored 19 points and grabbed a career-high 14 rebounds, Lexi Held added 18 points with four 3-pointers and No. 24 DePaul led all the way to defeat Providence 88-62 on Monday, rebounding from a three-point loss to Creighton in its Big East opener.

Xavier opens Big East defense with 74-65 win at DePaul

Naji Marshall returned to the Xavier lineup after missing a game due to injury to score 19 points and grab 14 rebounds as the Musketeers opened the defense of their Big East Conference regular season title by handing DePaul a second straight home court defeat, 74-65 on Saturday afternoon.