DePaul men's basketball took care of business in the first round of the Roman College Basketball Invitational Wednesday night at McGrath-Phillips Arena as the Blue Demons prevailed with a 100-86 win over Central Michigan.
Max Strus led the way with 33 points and six rebounds for his third game of at least 30 points in the last four contests. Eli Cain finished with 20 points, seven assists and six rebounds and Paul Reed chipped in a 17-point, 10-rebound double-double.
The Blue Demons return to action on Monday, March 25 in the quarterfinals of the CBI as they take on Longwood at McGrath-Phillips Arena. The Lancers defeated Southern Miss, 90-68, earlier on Monday evening. Tickets are available at the DePaul ticket office
, online or by phone.