Category Archives: College Basketball

Wichita State Delivers Too Many Body Blows to Marquette

Marquette knew that yesterday’s game would be a challenge versus Wichita State. They’re ranked number six in the nation, and some college basketball reporters think they’re the best team in college basketball. Marquette knew they had to play damn well in order to have a

Howard & Hauser Put on a Second Half Show

Marquette arrived with a tough game against VCU at the Maui Invitational with a potential matchup against a top ten team tomorrow with number six Wichita State. This was a great test for Marquette to see where there are as a team. They passed with

Wisconsin Can’t Finish Late Run Against Baylor

Wisconsin is a team that’s going to be a lot better in February than they are right now. Badgers head coach Greg Gard is still learning what he has with his young team. For him, this is a new experience, and Wisconsin’s tough non-conference schedule

Bluiett Gets Hot Late & Buries Wisconsin

A day late with the Wisconsin recap, but I checked out the game on DVR on Friday, so you’re getting some thoughts on the game. Xavier-Wisconsin was an enjoyable basketball game. It went down to the wire, and a young Badgers team showed some promise

JP Macura’s Gator Chomp Was Harmless

I’m late to the party, I know this, but I would be remiss if I didn’t talk about JP Macura’s gator chomp at the end of the Xavier-Wisconsin game. Macura is the biggest heel in college basketball this year not named Grayson Allen. And he

Purdue’s Size & Skill Is Too Much For Marquette

Marquette had an early challenge in the season with a home game against the 19th ranked Purdue Boilermakers. Golden Eagles had a chance to get a resume-builder win in the first week of the season. Marquette hung with Purdue for about 20 minutes, but the

Tyler Herro Twists The Knife & Joins Kentucky

When Whitnall standout Tyler Herro chose to decommit from Wisconsin a few weeks ago, it drew the shock and ire of Badgers fans all over the country including some former Badgers like Zak Showalter and Frank Kaminsky. Herro was one of the focal points of

College Hoops Has Lost Its Luster

You may have noticed the lack of college hoops coverage in the last week. Some of that is due to me being busy, and many stories related to Wisconsin sports breaking at the same time. The other part of it is the fact that college

Tyler Herro Decommits From Wisconsin

In a surprising move, four-star in-state recruit Tyler Herro decommitted from Wisconsin and opened up his recruitment again for his senior season. Apparently, this is a rumor that’s been out there for awhile in the summer AAU season, but nothing came of it at that

Virginia Tech Hoops Is Marquette’s Newest Recruiter

Virginia Tech basketball is attempting to make their rise in the very tough ACC. Buzz Williams came over from Marquette in a move that many saw as sideways or backwards from the Golden Eagles. As it’s been unearthed, there were several problems with Buzz and