Category Archives: College Basketball

Marquette’s Defense Continues to Fall Apart As They Hit Rock Bottom

Marquette Golden Eagles were flying high a couple of weeks ago. They beat Creighton on a Monday night. This would be their second top 10 victory in the shortened season. Marquette had a great resume with many Big East games to play. But then things

The Axe Stays In Madison As Badgers Win An Overtime Thriller

Wisconsin Badgers had their Super Bowl on Saturday evening. They were playing Minnesota for Paul Bunyan’s Axe in the middle of December. Wisconsin-Minnesota got their game canceled in late November. These two teams still wanted to play each other. I didn’t blame either one of

Don’t Let Xavier’s Buzzer Beater Making You Forget Marquette’s Pathetic Defense

Marquette Golden Eagles played Xavier in their third game of the week. A 2-1 week in the Big East with two road games sounded pretty nice. Golden Eagles also would have two NCAA Tournament resume wins with beating Creighton and Xavier. Marquette jumped out to

Bad First Half & a Late Flop Doom Marquette Against Seton Hall

Marquette Golden Eagles were trying to follow up their big win against Creighton with an equally big win against Seton Hall. While the Pirates are missing Myles Powell from this year’s team, they still have an NCAA Tournament team. After all the torment Hall provided

Badgers’ Hot Shooting Douses Loyola

Wisconsin Badgers are showing they’re not afraid to play anyone. We talked about it yesterday that they carry that swagger about them. They welcomed in Loyola Chicago. Now, Loyola is expected to contend for the Missouri Valley Conference title. They’re a good team. But Wisconsin

Badgers Hoops Channeling Any Place, Any Time, Anywhere Mantra

Fresno State former legendary football coach Pat Hill had a phrase. The phrase went “Any time. Any Place. Anywhere.” Hill was a notorious hard scheduler where we would place Fresno State against some of the best teams in college football. Fresno State and Wisconsin met

Marquette Delivers The Second Half Stunner to Creighton

Marquette Golden Eagles started Big East play on Monday. It was not an easy turnaround for them as they went from Los Angeles to Omaha to play Creighton. The Jays are a top ten team in the country who just lost by a point to

Davison Leads Badgers’ Bounce Back Effort in Victory Against Rhode Island

Wisconsin Badgers lost their first game of the year last Friday falling to Marquette. It was a rough loss considering they were beaten on a buzzer-beater. Wisconsin thought they would be playing Louisville yesterday as part of the ACC/Big 10 Challenge, but due to COVID,

Koby McEwen’s Big Second Half Prevents Marquette From a Green Bay Letdown

Letdown games are a thing in all sports. They’re never fun. You have a big win against a rival or a top opponent, and you need to keep that focus for the next opponent who isn’t as good. It’s not an easy task. Then you

Badgers Not Letting COVID Cancel Hoops & Schedule Rhode Island for Wednesday

Wisconsin Badgers basketball is dealing with their first COVID-related issue of the season. The much-anticipated ACC/Big Ten Challenge game between Louisville and Wisconsin is postponed for now. Louisville is dealing with some COVID issues in their program, but they have not enacted a 14-day pause.