Be patient with DePaul

Some like it, some don't, but you can't judge hiring of Purnell for few years

Updated: April 6, 2010, 9:54 PM ET
By Scott Powers | ESPNChicago.com

CHICAGO -- DePaul sophomore center Krys Faber hesitated and took a few moments to choose his words carefully with each question directed to him following Tuesday's press conference to announce Oliver Purnell as the Blue Demons' new coach.

Faber had just learned early in the day of Purnell's hiring, and he still knew little of his coach by the afternoon.

What Purnell and DePaul athletic director Jean Lenti Ponsetto said during the coach's introductory press conference all seemed ...

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