Category Archives: College Basketball

HoopCap: Badgers Big Run Buries Marquette

There’s always a great excitement to Wisconsin-Marquette inside the arena. It’s buzzing with excitement. People are trying to start chants for both teams, and there are cheers for every basket. I liked the first half much better than the second half. Wisconsin rolled with another

Stop Acting Like Marquette-Wisconsin’s Rivalry Doesn’t Exist

Wisconsin and Marquette play again on Saturday afternoon. A time-honored tradition for these two teams play in December. It’s a fun rivalry and even in Golden Eagles down years, the game has been relatively close. It’s cliche as they come, but that’s why people say

Tapping The Keg Podcast: Are Seahawks-Packers a Top Five Rivalry?

Great group of podcast topics this week as Mitch and Charlie talk about Seahawks-Packers game and if Green Bay has a chance against the favored Seattle. We look at all things in that matchup from Aaron Rodgers against that defense and what Russell Wilson could

Marquette HoopCap: Golden Eagles Survive a Scare

Marquette Golden Eagles had one half left before they survived a dangerous sandwich game with Fresno State. They smothered Bulldogs in the first half taking a 19-point lead into halftime. Marquette lost the energy they brought at tip and nearly lost this game, yet they

Badgers HoopCap: Hayes Leads Rout of Sooners

Wisconsin Badgers had their second straight major conference opponent come to town when Oklahoma came on Saturday afternoon. Many people had eyes on the football team’s date with Penn State later in the day, but the basketball team reminded everyone that they will be here

Marquette HoopCap: Hauser & Howard Break Out

Marquette kicked off a tough three-game stretch in Athens, Georgia taking on Georgia Bulldogs on Sunday afternoon. This didn’t look like an easy task for Golden Eagles, but they found their stroke early on from deep which propelled the team. Marquette gets a huge resume

Winning Free Qdoba For a Year Would Be The Coolest

I went to the Western Carolina-Marquette game last night. It was a blowout with not much to talk about besides the student who won a year supply of Qdoba. He had to make five shots in 30 seconds from different spots of the court. It

Badgers HoopCap: Second Half D Squeezes Orange

Wisconsin Badgers took part in the ACC/Big Ten Challenge tonight facing off against Syracuse who they beat in overtime last year on the road. Defense showed up in a major way for Wisconsin holding the Orange to 21 second-half points. An impressive win for Badgers

Rate This Marquette Ugly Christmas Sweater

A new twist on the original. The 2016 Marquette Christmas Sweatshirt is here! Stop in or order online https://t.co/4U3czMEzSr pic.twitter.com/d1d5SwR4rt — MarquetteSpiritShop (@MUSpiritShop) November 28, 2016 I’m not a big ugly Christmas sweater guy. Not sure why I never picked up on the trend. I

Badgers HoopCap: Happ Dominates Hoyas Big Men

Wisconsin Badgers move to the Maui Invitational final after a dominating performance against Georgetown winning 73-57 with a major second half. Badgers played one of their best halves of the season with great performances from Ethan Happ and Bronson Koenig. Another strong night for Ethan