Category Archives: College Basketball

What’s Marquette and Wisconsin Outlook for 2018-2019 Season?

With everyone coming out with their ‘way too early’ top 25 polls, it’s fair to think about what the teams in-state might do next season. Marquette and Wisconsin both missed the tournament last year, and it’s the first time since the mid 90s that the

Penn State Closes the Book on Marquette’s Season

Marquette had a chance to get to New York City tonight to play in the NIT Semifinals next week with a win against Penn State. It could step up a juicy matchup with former rival Louisville next week. That didn’t happen as Marquette fell to

Marquette Continues its NIT Run with Dominating Oregon

Marquette is keeping their season alive for another couple of days. The Golden Eagles crushed Oregon on Sunday afternoon with a dominating 102-91 victory in a win that was much more of a blowout than the score indicates. Marquette showed off their offensive skills as

Marquette Has No One to Blame But Themselves

Marquette Golden Eagles are among the list of teams that just missed the cut when it came to the NCAA Tournament. Marquette could not get into the tournament in consecutive years. It’s disappointing to say the least, but the Golden Eagles can still continue their

Villanova Hot Second Half Overwhelms Marquette

With the bubble games not breaking in Marquette’s favor on Thursday afternoon, a part of me thought it was all part of the master plan. Marquette would do this their damn selves and finally climb over the hump versus Villanova, a team who they’ve came

Marquette Survive Another DePaul Scare

Max Straus had been red hot coming down the stretch. He looked like an assassin out there, and Marquette gave him a wide open look at three to win the game. Straus lined it up and hit the front iron. Andrew Rowsey grabbed the rebound,

Your Marquette Bubble Watch Champ Week Guide

Marquette is squarely on the bubble. They are sitting right on top as a second team out at this very moment according to Bracket Matrix which is a handy resource for those bubble watching this weekend. There are many teams that Marquette fans need pay

Marquette Makes Last Bradley Center Game a Memorable One

Barring an NIT appearance by Marquette, the last Bradley Center game for the Golden Eagles was one for the record books. They close out the building that has housed Marquette for the last 30 years with an amazing comeback victory led by Andrew Rowsey whom

NIT Debuting Experimental Rules is Good For College Hoops

NCAA announced yesterday that the NIT will have some experimental rules being debuted during the NIT. It’s a good spot for the NCAA to test out new ideas. The tournament is a posteason celebration for those who couldn’t make a 68-team field. The emotion for

Marquette Wins a Whacky Overtime Thriller vs. Georgetown

After Saturday and a bad Monday, Marquette seemed to be out of my mind. I completely forgot they played on Monday. Now, the Golden Eagles haven’t played much on Mondays this season in Big East play, so, forgive me and I’ll be honest, Saturday took