Tag: Walter Pitchford

DePaul and open scholarships

All of a sudden DePaul has two open scholarships for the 2010-11 season. One was created by the Blue Demons finally releasing Walter Pitchford from his National Letter of Intent. While it was quite the saga, the Blue Demons were well within their rights to ask Pitchford to honor his commitment to the university. The... Read more »

The nasty side of NLIs

National Letter of Intents are one of the worst things in the college basketball universe. At no time is that more evident than during the spring recruiting season. Teenagers are asked to essentially sign control of the next four years of their life away for the chance at a basketball scholarship at a major university.... Read more »

DePaul offers statement on Walter Pitchford

The DePaul Blue Demons offered a statement today on Walter Pitchford. The 6’9″ forward/center is originally from Grand Rapids, Michigan now through Richmond, Indiana and has been rumored to be looking to get out of his National Letter of Intent. Apparently that’s not going to happen, at least not right now. The official statement in... Read more »