Category Archives: College Basketball

Marquette’s New Jordan’s Are The New Hotness

I’m going to need a cigarette looking at Marquette’s newest shoes that are for sale to the general public, and they are some of the best I’ve seen from the Jordan Brand. I’m not a sneakers guy, but my goodness, these are great. What a

Hoopcap: Bubble Slips Away From Marquette (Maybe)

Marquette had a 12 point lead with seven minutes left to go in this game. Golden Eagles played a great second half up to that point to pull away from Providence. But the team played to a similar trope we’ve seen all year, Marquette falling

Tapping The Keg PODCAST: NBA Trade Deadline Edition

Podcast returns after a week hiatus as the boys needed to refresh battery. Most of this podcast features talk about the NBA Trade Deadline which happened this afternoon. Some said it was uneventful, but I beg to differ on that with a lot of things

Hoopcap: Marquette’s Shooting Stays Hot & Burns Red Storm

Marquette Golden Eagles have been here before. A few days after a big win, and the hangover sets in. St. John’s is a team that beat them earlier this season, but Marquette came in as the favorite. They left that way too with a red-hot

Hoopcap: Markus Howard’s Major Performance Carries Marquette

Marquette needed a win. Everyone knew it. The players, the fans, the coaches. They responded in a major way jumping out to a 21-2 run against then 23-ranked Xavier and it carried them all game long with an 81-63 win as they continue to make

Hoopcap: February Freefall Continues For Marquette

Marquette found rock bottom again. The mid-conference freefall is becoming all too common for Marquette Golden Eagles. Georgetown kicked their ass up and down especially in the second half with a 80-62 victory knocking Marquette squarely off the bubble as they’ll have to fight for

Hoopcap: Marquette’s Guards Failed To Show Up

There haven’t been many nights this season where Marquette’s guards were off. It’s a rare sight to see the collective unit struggle as much as they did versus Butler on Tuesday night. What’s more disappointing than anything else is the guards chose not to fight

Hoopcap: Marquette’s 3-Point Game Buries DePaul

Allstate Arena is a house of horrors for Marquette. Any fan can tell you a story about how Golden Eagles ended up wtih a bad loss there throughout the last decade or so. DePaul will move into new digs next year so it will be

Hoopcap: Marquette’s New York City Struggles Continue

Madison Square Garden is said to be mecca of basketball. Marquette would like to never see it again. Golden Eagles are now 0-3 there for the season and 3-10 over the last couple of years. New York City is a rough place for most outsiders

Hoopcap: Providence Escapes Milwaukee With A Win

After being back-to-back top 10 teams, many Marquette faithful expected a letdown against a Providence Friars team still looking for their identity for the season. To make things more difficult, Friars fell to St. John’s earlier this week meaning this game was a must-win if