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Hoopcap: Marquette’s Shook Second Half Leads To Blowout

Marquette Golden Eagles entered the tournament for the first time since 2013. Standing at a crowded bar with the sound piped in, I felt a special sort of excitement. There isn’t a better feeling. South Carolina seemed like a formidable opponent, but they were beatable.

Hoopcap: Marquette Finishes With A Bang

Marquette had its first real Senior Day in quite some time. Jajuan Johnson, Luke Fischer and Duane Wilson had some seen some shit through their years with Golden Eagles. But all three players held strong, and they could be dancing in March in their final

Hoopcap: Marquette Makes a Statement In Cincy

People talk all the time about statement wins. Yes, it’s a cliche terminology, but there are games you can point where it feels the team is trying to send a message. Marquette did that on Wednesday night. They beat up Xavier from the first whistle

Hoopcap: Bubble Slips Away From Marquette (Maybe)

Marquette had a 12 point lead with seven minutes left to go in this game. Golden Eagles played a great second half up to that point to pull away from Providence. But the team played to a similar trope we’ve seen all year, Marquette falling

Hoopcap: Marquette’s Shooting Stays Hot & Burns Red Storm

Marquette Golden Eagles have been here before. A few days after a big win, and the hangover sets in. St. John’s is a team that beat them earlier this season, but Marquette came in as the favorite. They left that way too with a red-hot

Hoopcap: Markus Howard’s Major Performance Carries Marquette

Marquette needed a win. Everyone knew it. The players, the fans, the coaches. They responded in a major way jumping out to a 21-2 run against then 23-ranked Xavier and it carried them all game long with an 81-63 win as they continue to make

Marquette HoopCap: The New Year’s Collapse

With a minute left, it appears Marquette Golden Eagles would have a signature road win to put on their NCAA Tournament resume. Golden Eagles went on a great run late to regain the lead against Seton Hall, a team who gave them fits last season.

Marquette HoopCap: Golden Eagles Hold Off Hoyas

The start of the Big East season is always a magical one. There are hopes of the Big Dance circling in most teams’ head along with getting off on the right foot. Marquette Golden Eagles did just that with their 76-66 victory over Georgetown Hoyas.

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

Marquette HoopsCap: Golden Eagles’ Surprise Second Half

This blog is built on having creative titles for posts. I do this so different audiences can be familiar with content that they like or don’t like. I’m so mad I used ‘musings’ for our Badger football recap. ‘Marquette Musings’ would have been dope. This