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.

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

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

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

Purdue’s Size & Skill Is Too Much For Marquette

Marquette had an early challenge in the season with a home game against the 19th ranked Purdue Boilermakers. Golden Eagles had a chance to get a resume-builder win in the first week of the season. Marquette hung with Purdue for about 20 minutes, but the

College Hoops Has Lost Its Luster

You may have noticed the lack of college hoops coverage in the last week. Some of that is due to me being busy, and many stories related to Wisconsin sports breaking at the same time. The other part of it is the fact that college

Tyler Herro Decommits From Wisconsin

In a surprising move, four-star in-state recruit Tyler Herro decommitted from Wisconsin and opened up his recruitment again for his senior season. Apparently, this is a rumor that’s been out there for awhile in the summer AAU season, but nothing came of it at that