Marquette Wire

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...

Squad comes up short

nick.matkovich@marquette.edu

November 25, 2003

Filed under Men's Basketball, Sports

According to Mueller, the team built on the success they had versus DePaul the last time they played them. "We were very familiar with what DePaul would do since we had just played them. The match gave us much confidence because...

Dahm leads pack in NCAA Nationals

tom.blair@marquette.edu

November 25, 2003

Filed under Men's Cross Country, Sports, Women's Cross Country

The squad finished ahead of Wisconsin (26th place), Tennessee (24th place), Nebraska (30th place) and Texas (31st place). It was only one spot behind Wake Forest (21st place) and Duke (20th place). The Golden Eagles also beat...

Gales returns to team as special assistant

nick.matkovich@marquette.edu

November 20, 2003

Filed under Sports, Women's Basketball

In addition Gales will be able to serve as a liaison between the coaching staff and the players, according to head coach Terri Mitchell. "Having played here for four years, Rashida can give the players a great amount of insight...

Eagles prep for Drake

Ryan Nilsson

November 20, 2003

Filed under Sports, Women's Basketball

On paper, Marquette's women's basketball team seems very similar to its counterpart from Drake. However, no one will know for sure if that's the case until the two teams meet at 2 p.m. Saturday in the season opener for both squads. Much...

Pair of sharpshooters ready for spotlight

steven.piche@marquette.edu

November 20, 2003

Filed under Men's Basketball, Sports

It just so happens that the two sharp shooters have been waiting all their lives for this chance. Following the lead of cousins, uncles, parents and siblings, both have excelled in their basketball careers. "They have been...

Team primed for C-USA tourney

nick.matkovich@marquette.edu

November 20, 2003

Filed under Sports, Volleyball

Finishing up its best Conference USA season in school history, the volleyball team heads to the C-USA Tournament at Fogelman Arena in New Orleans to begin tournament play Friday at 3 p.m. The Golden Eagles enter their tournament...

Personnel gains, losses change face of C-USA

nicholas.williams@marquette.edu

November 20, 2003

Filed under Men's Basketball, Sports

The Bearcats, who had won at least one game in the NCAA tournament for eight straight seasons before losing to Gonzaga, have a handful of fresh faces after a disappointing ending last season. Head coach Bob Huggins has recruited...

Four freshmen add versatily, accolades to Eagles

nicholas.williams@marquette.edu

November 20, 2003

Filed under Men's Basketball, Sports

And there's the fact that the Conference USA Freshman of the Year award went to Marquette's Steve Novak last year. But despite these lofty aspirations, Marquette's quartet of freshmen have plenty of credentials and accomplishments...

Townsend ready to break out

emily.clauser@marquette.edu

November 20, 2003

Filed under Men's Basketball, Sports

"You've got people in the NBA who used to dream about, like, winning a college basketball championship or just making it down to the Final Four," he said. Townsend has high expectations for the upcoming season. He wants to...

Coaching turn around brings back alumni

nicholas.williams@marquette.edu

November 20, 2003

Filed under Men's Basketball, Sports

A coaching staff that Crean credited for not only his but the team's success multiple times all went its separate ways to seek a new future, but still are in contact with each other according to assistant coach Jeff Strohm, who...

Forwards look to fill hole in post

Kim Kaiser

November 20, 2003

Filed under Men's Soccer, Sports

Grimm, however, does not feel pressure to fill in for Jackson. "I don't think it's called pressure," he said. "It's an incredible opportunity and you have to make the best of it." During the preseason, Grimm, who can play...