Marquette Wire

Buzz Williams highlights from today’s press conference

Trey Killian

March 29, 2013

Filed under Blogs, Men's Basketball, Sports

Marquette coach Buzz Williams spoke to media today about tomorrow's Elite Eight matchup with Syracuse. Here are the always amusing highlights of the afternoon conversation. On two Big East teams playing for a trip to the Fin...

Hoops season getting exciting

steven.piche@marquette.edu

January 13, 2004

Filed under Men's Basketball, Women's Basketball

Lately it's really been starting to feel a lot like basketball season at Marquette. And for the first time since I've been here, I can honestly say that pertains to more than men's basketball. With the opening of the Al...

Diener’s big play drops Billikens

tom.blair@marquette.edu

January 13, 2004

Filed under Men's Basketball

Thirty-nine minutes and 58 seconds of hard-fought basketball rested on Travis Diener's eight-foot bank shot with two seconds left in the second half of Saturday night's game between the Marquette's men's team and St. Louis. When...

A great rivalry is reborn

steven.piche@marquette.edu

December 2, 2003

Filed under Men's Basketball, Sports

Even more importantly, as the dust settled, a rivalry was reborn. "It's a great rivalry, there's no doubt about it," head coach Tom Crean said. "I'm so glad that Mike and Kevin White, their athletic director, allowed this game...

Great Scott!

nicholas.williams@marquette.edu

December 2, 2003

Filed under Men's Basketball, News

Marquette waited a year for the chance to take back the humiliating loss to Notre Dame last season at the Joyce Center in South Bend, Ind. With the 71-58 win over Notre Dame last night, the Golden Eagles know what vengeance tastes...

Notre Dame’s Thomas kept in check

tom.blair@marquette.edu

December 2, 2003

Filed under Men's Basketball, News

Thomas played the entire 40 minutes of the game, but was held to just 11 points while shooting 4-for-21 from the field. Averaging 19.5 points per game before Monday, Thomas was coming off of an impressive offensive performance...

Former players welcomed back

nicholas.williams@marquette.edu

November 25, 2003

Filed under Men's Basketball, Sports

After the game, Howard was the first Valpo player Diener walked over to, hugging his former teammate and exchanging some words with him before saying goodbye. "For some reason I always thought I would someday play here again,"...

Classic closes with nail-biter

tom.blair@marquette.edu

November 25, 2003

Filed under Men's Basketball, Sports

"From the moment we scheduled this game, we knew that if we had an opportunity to play them, which we hoped we would, it would be a great game, because they've been well-coached for so long," Marquette head coach Tom Crean said. "And...

Flying High

steven.piche@marquette.edu

November 25, 2003

Filed under Men's Basketball, Sports

Another strong performance from junior guard Travis Diener paced the Marquette victory. In 34 minutes of action he totaled 15 points on 6-of-11 shooting, five assists and five turnovers. Most importantly, he made some tough shots...