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Women’s soccer brief

Nick Bullock

March 30, 2010

Filed under Sports

In its first outdoor action of the spring season, the Marquette women’s soccer team returned to Milwaukee 1-0-1 after a weekend in College Station, Texas. The Golden Eagles defeated Baylor, 1-0, and tied Texas A&M, 2-2. Sophomore... Read more »

Tale of two teams has unhappy ending

Nick Bullock

March 23, 2010

Filed under Featured, Sports

SAN JOSE, Calif. — They’re remarkably similar stories. They just came to drastically different endings. The Pac-10 was supposed to be a conference of one team, and that team wasn’t Washington. The Huskies were an afterthought.... Read more »

MU blows lead, falls to Washington in opening round

Nick Bullock

March 18, 2010

Filed under Sports

SAN JOSE, Calif. — In their match-up against No. 11 seed Washington in the first round of the 2010 NCAA Tournament, the Marquette Golden Eagles thought they had a secret weapon. Senior forward Lazar Hayward played with Washington... Read more »

Marquette falls to Notre Dame in OT

Nick Bullock

March 6, 2010

Filed under Sports

The Marquette men’s basketball team never broke open enough of a lead to stop Notre Dame from storming back in regulation and grabbing the victory in overtime, 63-60. The game, Marquette’s senior day, was the team’s fourth... Read more »

Marquette dazzles in win over Louisville

Nick Bullock

March 4, 2010

Filed under Featured, Sports

Marquette men’s basketball coach Buzz Williams wants to know what else his team has to prove. Not even 30 minutes had passed since the Golden Eagles convincingly dropped Louisville, 69-48, when Williams was asked if his team would be able to... Read more »

No such thing as a guarantee

Nick Bullock

February 16, 2010

Filed under Featured, Sports

Look back at some of the statistics from Marquette’s game against South Florida Saturday. South Florida held the advantage in rebounding (42-30), offensive rebounding (14-4), second-chance points (12-0) and points in the pa... Read more »

Road wins have men’s basketball team thinking positive

Nick Bullock

February 9, 2010

Filed under Featured, Sports

Three weeks ago, the Marquette men’s basketball team blew out Providence 93-63 at the Bradley Center. Yet coach Buzz Williams and company can’t get over how big a victory Saturday’s 82-79 win at Providence was. It was... Read more »

Hayward leads Golden Eagles past DePaul

Nick Bullock

February 4, 2010

Filed under Featured, Sports

Big-time players step up in big moments. And just as senior forward Lazar Hayward elevated his game against the towering frontcourt of Connecticut Saturday, he came up big again Wednesday night in Marquette’s 80-69 win over DePaul. Granted, f... Read more »

Newbill verbally commits to MU

Nick Bullock

February 1, 2010

Filed under Featured, Sports

As if Marquette didn't already have enough young guards, the team received an verbal commitment from Devonte "DJ" Newbill out of Strawberry Mansion High School in Philadelphia. Newbill, a 6-foot-4, 197-pound guard, garnered... Read more »

Long ball continues to drop for men

Nick Bullock

January 28, 2010

Filed under Featured, Sports

Two plays and one statistic is about all that is needed to describe the Marquette men’s basketball team’s 82-59 drubbing of Rutgers Tuesday night at the Bradley Center. 43.3 — Marquette’s team 3-point percentage follo... Read more »

Men’s Tennis defeats Western Illinois in opener

Nick Bullock

January 23, 2010

Filed under Sports

The Marquette men's tennis team defeated Western Illinois Saturday afternoon at the Helfaer Tennis Stadium in straight sets to open the season. The Golden Eagles started the day by taking the doubles point and then followed that... Read more »

Johnson-Odom, Acker lead MU over Providence

Nick Bullock

January 19, 2010

Filed under Featured, Sports

With the Marquette men’s basketball team’s 93-63 blowout win over Providence Sunday, the Golden Eagles improved to 11-6 and 2-3 in the Big East. But for a team that was projected to narrowly miss the NCAA Tournament, its record only tells part of the story. The ... Read more »