Category Archives: College Basketball

Marquette Fans Shockingly Have No Problems With Iggy The Eagle Mascot

Marquette Golden Eagles decided to name their mascot yesterday. Why? I’m not sure. I’m sure their agency or the communications team thought it would be nice to put a name for the mascot. The choice was ‘Iggy’, after St. Ignatius, the father of prayer. Iggy

Miller Lite Drops The Bag For Number 1 Fan Travis Diener

Some people are just domestic beer guys. That is okay. We should not shame them. I hate the people that just craft beer guys. There is a time and place for domestics and crafts in my world. Travis Diener is a Miller Lite guy. He

A Marquette Million: Golden Eagles Take Home TBT Championship

Marquette Golden Eagles alumni team is full of Marquette legends. Those legends have come close to winning the TBT Tournament, but they’ve never finished the deal. After losing in the championship game last season, the Golden Eagles came back with hunger and revenge. They beat

Jamil Wilson Sends Marquette to the TBT Finals

Do you ever look at a player and wonder how he is not in the league? Jamil Wilson is one of those guys. Look, I know he is only 6’7, but still, Wilson could have a spot in the NBA with his abilities. But for

Marquette Adds ‘Under-The-Radar’ Guard for 2021 Recruiting Class

Marquette Golden Eagles kicked off their 2021 recruiting class yesterday. Golden Eagles added Kameron Jones, a 6’4 guard from Tennessee. Marquette will need the 2021 class to be somewhat of a rebuilding group. They’re losing three key players next year, and they have multiple scholarships

College Coaches’ Impossible Task This Fall & Winter

Paul Chryst has one of the biggest challenges of his career. Chryst needs to keep his players safe from COVID-19. Wisconsin had two cases out of the 117 people that were tested. It is unlikely that Wisconsin will only have two tests all Fall with

Did Frank Kaminsky Deserved Big Ten Player of the Decade?

Do you ever see a headline and wonder how did this happen? Frank Kaminsky got named Big Ten Player of the Decade. While I write about the Wisconsin Badgers basketball, I’m not a fan of the Badgers basketball. Therefore to hear Frank Kaminsky as the

D.J. Carton Gives Marquette a Major Boost for Next Season

Earlier this year, Marquette Golden Eagles shocked the basketball world by getting D.J. Carton from the Ohio State Buckeyes. Carton left Ohio State after his freshman year and sat out multiple games last year citing mental illness. Still, Carton had to apply to be eligible

SnoTapWI Top Five: Thoughts on Marquette’s Schedule

Marquette’s non-conference schedule got released yesterday. It is crazy that we’re already thinking about basketball next year when we could have basketball until mid-October. We are living in wild times. Marquette’s non-conference schedule is out. There are many things to discuss around the upcoming schedule

Is The Marquette-Wisconsin Game Announcement a Big Deal?

Marquette and Wisconsin are getting ready to renew their rivalry on December 5th at the Fiserv Forum. All is right with the world that Marquette and Wisconsin are playing the first weekend in December. That’s when the rivalry has been for years and years. Last