Marquette Wire

Notre Dame to leave the Big East

Pat Simonaitis

September 13, 2012

The University of Notre Dame announced its departure from the Big East Conference Wednesday and stated its intention to join the Atlantic Coast Conference in all sports except football. Notre Dame is working with the Big East...

Marquette Women’s Soccer: MU aims for fourth straight Big East title

Michael LoCicero

September 13, 2012

Putting two tough losses behind you is no easy task, but that’s what will be asked of the Marquette women’s soccer team (3-2-1) as they begin Big East play at Pittsburgh (5-4-0) tonight. After dropping a 4-0 decision...

Marquette Women’s Cross Country: Squad fortunate to be nearly 100 percent healthy

Christopher Chavez

August 30, 2012

While Marquette’s cross-country squad finished short of its goal of placing in the top 15 teams at the NCAA Great Lakes Regional in 2011 with a 17th place finish, this year’s team will have a similar goal and will be led by...

Top 10 Storylines in the world of Marquette sports for 2011-’12

Michael LoCicero

May 3, 2012

This past year in Marquette sports is one that won’t soon be forgotten. Choosing the 10 best moments proved to be a tall order, and many worthy stories had to be left out. Without further ado, here are the top stories that stole...

Larry Williams talks Marquette’s future

Michael Wottreng

May 1, 2012

When former athletic director Steve Cottingham resigned in June, the Marquette athletic department looked like it was on the verge of collapse amid sexual assault allegations. The school needed to find someone that could rebuild Mar...

Marquette Women’s Volleyball: Carlson poised for historic season

Michael Wottreng

April 17, 2012

The natural order of college athletics is that players graduate and new players are expected to fill the void. That will be the case next season for the Marquette volleyball team. The Golden Eagles are losing almost 50 per...

Men’s Big East Notebook

Michael Wottreng

March 27, 2012

Pitino remains perfect against Donovan as Cards go to New Orleans When the brackets came out, Louisville was a trendy upset pick. The first match-up of the tournament for the Cardinals was against an experienced Davidson team. ...

Men’s Big East Notebook

Michael Wottreng

March 20, 2012

Four Big East teams advance to the Sweet 16 Last year, people knocked the Big East Conference for only placing two teams in the Sweet 16 after placing nine teams in the field of 68. This year, the conference again placed nin...

Women’s Big East Notebook 3-8-12

Michael Wottreng

March 8, 2012

Geno Auriemma the Fastest Coach to 800 Wins with Huskies Title Notre Dame proved to be the best regular season team in the Big East, winning the regular season title by two games. But it was Connecticut that proved to be the...

Marquette Lacrosse: Building character early on

Christopher Chavez

March 8, 2012

With the basketball season winding down, college lacrosse is just getting started all across the nation. The Marquette men's and women's lacrosse teams will have to wait another year before they get a chance to compete against...

Marquette Men’s Basketball: An emotional Senior Day victory

Michael LoCicero

March 6, 2012

Except for a 10-minute stretch in Washington, D.C. on Jan. 4, the Marquette Golden Eagles have dominated the Georgetown Hoyas this season. That trend continued in an 83-69 Golden Eagle victory on Senior Day Saturday. Marquette (25-6, ...