Category Archives: College Basketball

Five Reasons To Keep Watching Marquette

College basketball is a weird sport. The waves of emotions you go through a season can be plentiful. Sometimes, you’re cheering for a near contender where there might be moments of ‘This team isn’t making out of the first weekend’, yet you always know they’re

Daily Tap 2/10/18: RIP Marquette’s NCAA Tourney Hopes

Here lies Marquette Golden Eagles basketball as their tourney hopes are over after a pathetic loss to St. John’s. That’s one of the topics we talk about on Daily Tap assessing where this program exactly is with Steve Wojciechowski and how Shamorie Ponds could not

Marquette Sweeps Seton Hall in a Huge Road Win

Marquette Golden Eagles needed a win badly. They lost four straight games with three of them at home, and Seton Hall posed a challenge in their next game. Golden Eagles beat up the Pirates at home a month ago, and Seton Hall sought out revenge

Marquette Plays Itself Off The Bubble

Two weeks ago, Marquette started a tough four-game stretch featuring games against Villanova, Butler, Xavier and Providence. Many experts thought the team would be wise to win two of those four games. Even if they only won one, they might be on the bubble with

Marquette Bites into a Spoiled, Rotten Sandwich

Some of you might not follow college football. I don’t blame you. Or maybe you watch it, yet, it’s not at a level where you’re listening to college football podcasts. The Solid Verbal, arguably the best college football podcast out there, talks about sandwich games

Marquette Puts Up Admirable Fight But Falls to Villanova

Marquette Golden Eagles beat number one Villanova last season around this time at the Bradley Center. Marquette welcomed number one Villanova again in 2018, but they couldn’t finish the deal. They gave the Wildcats a strong fight, but it wasn’t enough as the number one

Xavier Demolishes Marquette From First to Last Whistle

Marquette is a bubble team for the NCAA Tournament yet again this year. We usually see with bubble teams they have a wide-range of wines and losses. They tend to get blown out from time to time as well. That happened with Marquette last night

Joey Hauser Enrolling Early At Marquette is a Genius Move

Out of the blue on Wednesday morning, Marquette basketball announced that prized recruit Joey Hauser would be enrolling early at Marquette. He would redshirt this season and have four years of eligibility left once they hit next season. It’s hard to put into words how

Marquette Blows Out DePaul in Sloppy Fashion

Ever regret having to watch something on DVR? I could be a show that’s gotten tiresome in the past few episodes, or maybe, it’s a reality show that you are embarrassed you watch (Florbama Shore, what’s up). For me on Monday, it was the Marquette-DePaul

Hinkle Fieldhouse Haunts Marquette Yet Again

On Thursday night, I went out to dinner with my dad, and the TV had Wichita State-East Carolina on. I saw the East Carolina gym and had immediate bad flashbacks. Marquette had some woeful losses in that gym during the C-USA days. There are just