TCU Falls Short To DePaul
Feb. 1, 2005
ROSEMONT, Ill. (AP) - Quemont Greer scored 19 points and LeVar Seals scored 13 to lead DePaul to a 64-62 victory over TCU on Tuesday night.
DePaul took a 61-57 lead after Jamal Nichols went 1-of-2 at the free-throw line with 3:30 left in the game. Femi Ibikunle then had a basket for TCU to cut the Blue Demons lead to 61-59. After Greer made two free throws, Judson Stubbs came back with a 3-pointer to get the Horned Frogs to 63-62 with 1:23 left.
With 30 seconds left and DePaul up, TCU had a chance to take the lead, but DePaul's Sammy Mejia blocked Corey Santee's 15-footer. At the other end, Greer made 1-of-2 free throws to make it 64-62.
Marcus Shropshire missed a 3-pointer for TCU (13-9, 3-5) with 1.1 seconds left in the game.
DePaul (14-5, 6-2 Conference USA) has won six of their last seven games.
Shropshire scored 17 points and Aaron Curtis added 13 points for TCU, who has lost four in a row.