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Tyler Kolek will be key for Marquette in its Round of 32 matchup against Colorado. (Photo courtesy of Marquette Athletics.)

STARTING 5: No. 2 Marquette returns to Round of 32 to take on No. 10 Colorado

Kaylynn Wright, Assistant Sports Editor March 24, 2024

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. — Marquette men's basketball has advanced to the Round of 32 of the NCAA Tournament for the second straight year. The No. 2 seed Golden Eagles will face 10-seeded Colorado at 11:10...

Marquette womens basketball is now 0-3 in the NCAA Tournament under Megan Duffy. (Photo courtesy of Marquette Athletics.)

No. 10 seed Golden Eagles’ season ends against No. 7 Ole Miss in Round of 64, 67-55

Trevor Hilson, Sports Audio Producer March 23, 2024

SOUTH BEND, Ind. — The music has officially receded for the Marquette women's basketball team. The No. 10 seed Golden Eagles fell in the first round of the NCAA Tournament to seventh-seeded Ole Miss...

Some Marquette mens lacrosse players huddle during its game against Utah. (Photo courtesy of Marquette Athletics.)

Men’s lacrosse overcomes obstacles to end five-game losing streak

Matthew Baltz, Sports Director March 23, 2024

Sub-30 degree temperatures, a 40-minute delay due to a broken scoreboard and a five-game losing streak. These are all the obstacles that Marquette men's lacrosse had to face Saturday. But none of them...

Stevie Mitchell flexes after an and-one layup in Marquettes 87-69 win over Western Kentucky. (Photo courtesy of Marquette Athletics.)

How Marquette is learning from its early exit in last year’s NCAA Tournament

Jack Albright, Executive Sports Editor March 23, 2024

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. — They haven't forgotten. The pain. The sadness. The nagging. The belief they could've done more. Knowing their season ended with unfinished business. Everyone on the Marquette...

Marquette womens basketball faces Ole Miss Saturday at 3:45 p.m. CST. (Photo courtesy of Marquette Athletics.)

PREVIEW: Golden Eagles face Ole Miss in NCAA Tournament opener

Trevor Hilson, Sports Audio Producer March 23, 2024

SOUTH BEND, Ind. — Megan Duffy is back in a familiar place this weekend. The Marquette women's basketball head coach went to the Big Dance four times as a point guard at Notre Dame, where she played...

Marquette mens basketball celebrates in its 87-69 win over Western Kentucky. (Photo courtesy of Marquette Athletics.)

How poker chips sparked Marquette to its 87-69 comeback win over Western Kentucky

Jack Albright, Executive Sports Editor March 22, 2024

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. — Marquette men's basketball skulked back into the locker room after a sloppy first half in its NCAA Tournament opener against Western Kentucky. The Golden Eagles were trailing...

(Photo courtesy of Marquette Athletics.)

Women’s lacrosse’s offense comes alive in 17-6 win over Central Michigan

Benjamin Hanson, Sports Reporter March 22, 2024

For Marquette women's lacrosse (4-6), Friday wasn't just an opportunity to get a win, it was a chance for the team to get their first consecutive win of the season. Despite starting slow, three unique...

Kam Jones scored 18 points in the second half of Marquettes 87-69 win over Western Kentucky. (Photo courtesy of Marquette Athletics.)

Marquette completes second half comeback to advance to Round of 32

Kaylynn Wright, Assistant Sports Editor March 22, 2024

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. — Stevie Mitchell turned and flexed to the erupting Marquette bench like he was Thor. He had just grabbed an offensive rebound and put it back in the basket for the and-one to...

Stevie Mitchell (left) and Zaide Lowery (right) in Marquettes win over Southern.

STARTING FIVE: No. 2 Marquette faces No. 15 Western Kentucky in NCAA First Round

Kaylynn Wright, Assistant Sports Editor March 22, 2024

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. — Marquette men's basketball is dancing for the third straight year. The No. 2 seed Golden Eagles take on 15th seeded Western Kentucky at 1 p.m. CST Friday at Gainbridge Fieldhouse. "We're...

Kam Jones role has increased with the absence of Tyler Kolek.

Kam Jones doesn’t care what you think — he knows what he can do, what he’s after

Jack Albright, Executive Sports Editor March 21, 2024

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. — It was a two-word response. Spoken like a man who knew he’d been disrespected. Said in homage to his injured teammate. Kam Jones sat at the Big East Shootaround table in...

Tyler Kolek has missed Marquettes last six games.

Tyler Kolek speaks on his oblique injury

Jack Albright, Executive Sports Editor March 21, 2024

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. — Before Marquette men's basketball's open practice Thursday at Gainbridge Fieldhouse, senior guard Tyler Kolek spoke about his oblique injury for the first time. Kolek — who...

Tyler Kolek drives to the hoop in Marquettes win over Notre Dame.

Tyler Kolek named Associated Press Second Team All-American

Jack Albright, Executive Sports Editor March 19, 2024

Tyler Kolek keeps racking up awards. After earning unanimous All-Big East First Team honors and becoming a Sporting News Second Team All-American, Kolek headlined the Associated Press Second Team, which...

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