Nov. 13, 2002

WGN-TV will air the Notre Dame-DePaul game on Saturday, December 15. Tipoff for the contest will be at 5:00 p.m. EST (4:00 p.m. CST in Chicago). WGN-TV sports anchor Dan Roan will provide the play-by-play, while WGN Radio’s David Kaplan will be the color analyst.

This game will mark the 90th installment in this classic college basketball rivalry which has featured such legendary figures as Ray Meyer, Digger Phelps, Mark Aguirre, Dave Corzine, Kelly Tripucka and John Paxson.

Notre Dame won the last match-up against DePaul 82-55 at the United Center December 1, 2001. The December 14 game will be the Blue Demons’ first trip to South Bend since 1994 when they came away with a 73-63 victory.

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