Marquette Wire

Women look to rebound after 64-56 loss to No. 14/10 DePaul

Joe Kvartunas

February 15, 2011

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After a 64-56 loss to No. 10/14 DePaul on Saturday, the Marquette women’s basketball team (19-5, 7-4 Big East) will have to have a short memory as it goes back on the road against Seton Hall (8-16, 1-10 Big East) on Wednesday. “We’re definitely going to look to improve ...

Balanced attack yields better results for MU

Trey Killian

February 8, 2011

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In a chess match, the ability to effectively answer each of your opponent’s moves oftentimes leads to victory. Throughout No. 23/24 Marquette’s 55-52 win over No. -/23 St. John’s Saturday night, it was apparent that the team that made the last bucke...

Women’s basketball tops Louisville 76-65

Erin Caughey

January 27, 2011

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The women didn’t hesitate to climb to a 12-0 lead against the Louisville Cardinals Wednesday night at the Al McGuire Center. Maintaining a strong lead throughout the game was key to the Golden Eagles' success, as Marquette cruised...

Orange power squeezes lady Golden Eagles

Trey Killian

January 25, 2011

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The Marquette women’s basketball team owes much of its early Big East success this year to its speed. But Saturday, size trumped speed as the Golden Eagles fell to the bigger Syracuse Orange, 69-63. In games against bigger tea...

SEEMAN: Women’s basketball alleviates stress of men’s season

Tim Seeman

January 25, 2011

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Lately, an epidemic has latched onto Marquette the way Kevin Love grabs rebounds for the Minnesota Timberwolves. The condition is known as “Marquette heart” and has three major symptoms: an expectation that your tea...

Women’s basketball brief

Trey Killian

December 7, 2010

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The Marquette women’s basketball team visited winless Vermont Saturday and came away with its most dominating performance of the season thus far. The Golden Eagles began the game with an 18-0 run and held the Catamounts to...

Women’s Basketball Brief

Mike Nelson

November 30, 2010

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Records are always meant to be broken, and unfortunately for members of the Marquette women’s basketball team, their winning streak was ended at five with a 63-61 loss at Creighton (3-2) on Sunday. It was the team’s first...

MU beats Monmouth with strong second half

Joe Kvartunas

November 21, 2010

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The Marquette Golden Eagles women’s basketball team moved to 4-0 this season by defeating the Monmouth Hawks 56-41. The game was dominated by defense, as the Golden Eagles managed to hold the Hawks to 21 points in the first...

Seniors motivated to start season off right

Joe Kvartunas

November 11, 2010

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The Marquette women’s basketball team officially opens its season this weekend when it faces Arkansas-Pine Bluff on Saturday night at the Al McGuire Center. After a long preseason, Marquette is excited for the start of the...

Women knocked out of WNIT by Illini

Andrei Greska

March 23, 2010

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The basketball season at Marquette has officially ended. After a devastating loss in the NCAA Tournament by the men’s team over the weekend, the women’s team suffered a tough loss to end its WNIT run Monday. Marquette...

Women likely heading for WNIT

Mike Nelson

March 11, 2010

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The women’s basketball regular season ended last Saturday night in a loss to DePaul, 64-54. The team came into the year with hopes of receiving an invite to the NCAA Tournament, but it’ll have to settle for a likely invite...

Disappointing season for Robinson

Andrei Greska

February 25, 2010

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This was supposed to be Angel Robinson's year. It hasn't been. The junior from St. Paul, Minn., was a unanimous selection to the preseason All-Big East team. This was an honor reserved for only three players in the league...