Team preview: DePaul

Blue Ribbon Illustrated previews the 2005-06 college basketball season, exclusively on Insider.

Updated: October 17, 2005, 6:32 PM ET
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(Information in this team report is as of October 1.)


There could not be a better convergence of events for Jerry Wainwright. Not only does his career take a step forward with his assumption of the coaching duties at DePaul, he moves from the Atlantic 10 to the Big East and gets the opportunity to head home. If that doesn't sound like the perfect basketball job, then it doesn't exist.