Category Archives: College Basketball

Is Marquette-Louisville a Must-Win For Marquette?

It’s late November. Selection Sunday is miles away. Sure, there are things like bracketology out there, but nothing is concrete at this point. That said, Marquette could be looking at a must-win this evening against Louisville in the consolation game of the NIT Tip-Off. It

BuckyCap: Badgers are Running Through the Bahamas

Wisconsin Badgers went to the Bahamas this week with a top 25 ranking. Wisconsin looked good through three games, but this would be the real test for them. What we’re seeing with Wisconsin is they’re back to being the team people expect them to be

MubbCap: New Year, Same Marquette Defense

Marquette Golden Eagles came into 2018-2019 with a ton of promise. This team had a deep roster with talented freshman. Things were supposed to be on the up and up for this program. Things looked good for a second. Marquette found themselves ranked in the

BuckyCap: Wisconsin Whips Xavier in Revenge Game

In many ways, Wisconsin could be on a revenge tour from last season. We’ve heard Michigan football use this term for their successful season, and Wisconsin was on it thus maybe Badgers basketball fans do not want to use that terminology. That said, it fits

Brad Davison Returns the Gator Chomp

Wisconsin and Xavier have a pseudo rivalry with each other. The two teams met in the NCAA Tournament in 2016 when Bronson Koenig stunned the second-seeded Xavier with a game-winning bucket to advance the Badgers to the Sweet 16. Then in 2017 at the Gavitt

Marquette Returns To The Top 25

It’s good to be back. Marquette Golden Eagles haven’t been in the Top 25 since the days of Buzz Williams. Those days are over. Steve Wojciechowski’s bunch is ranked number 24th in the second week of polls. Marquette gained the second-most votes outside the Top

Five Things You Need to Know About Badgers Hoops

Wisconsin Badgers begin this season with hope that things will be different this year. Wisconsin suffered a fall from grace as one of the Big Ten elites with an awful 2017-2018 season. The year featured countless injuries that shaped the season. The injuries created a

Five Things You Need to Know About Marquette Hoops

Marquette basketball gets underway tonight at the Fiserv Forum. It’s the first regular season game tonight pitting the Golden Eagles against the NCAA Tournament darlings, University of Maryland-Baltimore County. Before the season gets started, we should look at the team. There is a great deal

Losing Ford Hurts Badgers to Start the Season

Wisconsin Badgers basketball fans must be thinking ‘Here we go again’ as the team announced that Aleem Ford, the talented sophomore forward, will miss significant time with a knee injury. Wisconsin did not set a time table for Ford, which is always a bad sign

The Hype for Marquette is Almost Too Much

There might not be a worst feeling in sports than being the ‘sexy’ pick to do something before the season begins for your respective team. Like the Green Bay Packers will never be the ‘sexy’ team, too public. Bucks had that a little bit last