Category Archives: College Basketball

Marquette Takes Advantage Of Shorthanded Wisconsin

Marquette Golden Eagles went to Madison for their first true road game of the year. With three losses on the year, Golden Eagles knew a lost at the Kohl Center could damage their tournament resume leaving little room for error in conference play. That didn’t

Howard’s Hot Streak Engulfs Vermont

Markus Howard is red hot. He scored 90 points over his last three games. He’s the only player to ever do that in Marquette basketball history. Not Dwyane Wade, Jae Crowder, Wes Matthews, Butch Lee but Howard is the only one in this rarified air.

Badgers Score A Monday Night Bounce Back

Big Ten schedule is wacky this season. You’ve read me clown a bit because it’s so thirsty for the conference to play their tournament a week earlier to just sniff Madison Square Garden. This means different things like Monday games for teams. Big Ten is

Roundball Cow: Marquette & Wisconsin Suffer Tough Home Defeats

Roundball Cow is an old blog post feature that we did on the site years ago. Since I’m a little short on time this week with all of the things happening in sports, we’re going to shorten the Wisconsin and Marquette recaps to one post

Virginia’s Defense Clamps Down Young Badgers

When Wisconsin and Virginia basketball face off against each other, it’s like the meme where two Spidermans are pointing at each other. They are very similar in the way they’re coached and play basketball. When these two teams meet, it’s usually defense that’s the name

Cheatham’s Surprising Departure Hurts Marquette

On Monday night, Marquette Golden Eagles eeked out a hangover win over Eastern Illinois in overtime. It wasn’t pretty, but they found a way to win led by Sam Hauser who dropped 30 points and nine rebounds. A noticeable face did not start for Marquette,

Five Thoughts About Marquette’s Trip to Maui

Marquette finished their trip to Maui with a 2-1 record. The only two losses for the Golden Eagles this season have come against top 25 teams – Purdue and Wichita State. Now, Marquette will need to be some top-tier teams if they hope to return

UCLA Sinks Wisconsin At The Buzzer

Wisconsin Badgers had a new look to their starting lineup on Tuesday night as head coach Greg Gard made the switch to have freshmen Brad Davison and Aleem Ford as starters. It paid off for Wisconsin. They jumped out to an early lead in the

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