DePaul’s last three games have been against Division I bottom-feeders, but wins are wins. The Blue Demons blew past Chicago State on Saturday for a 96-72 win at Allstate Arena, their third in a row.
Freshman wing Eli Cain netted a career-high 20 points while junior guard Billy Garrett Jr. had 16 points and six rebounds.
Four other DePaul players scored in double figures.
For Chicago State, freshman guard Fred Sims Jr. posted a game-high 22 points off the bench.
DePaul returns to action Wednesday at Drake while Chicago State hosts Horizon League leader Valparaiso on Friday.