Marquette Wire

Marquette Men’s Basketball: Louisville will be toughest Big East challenge yet

Patrick Leary

January 31, 2013

So far in its 6-1 Big East campaign, the Marquette men’s basketball team has reaped the benefits of a fairly soft schedule. It played five of its seven conference games at home, and only one of those five teams (Georgetow...

LEARY: MUBB using successful team-first approach

Patrick Leary

January 31, 2013

On Monday night, after Marquette defeated South Florida 63-50, Golden Eagles basketball blog Paint Touches tweeted: “Marquette now tied for first in the Big East. On January 28. Nope, didn’t see that coming.” Did anyone? Re...

MUBB: Marquette overcomes bat, Providence

Patrick Leary

January 29, 2013

The Marquette men’s basketball team defeated Providence 81-71 Saturday, but its toughest challenge didn’t come from the Friars. That distinction belongs to a bat that flew down out of the Bradley Center rafters midwa...

Marquette loses overtime heartbreaker to Cincy

Patrick Leary

January 22, 2013

The Marquette men’s basketball team dropped its first Big East game of the season in heart-wrenching fashion Saturday, falling on the road to Cincinnati, 71-69 in overtime. Shooting guard Sean Kilpatrick powered the Bearcats...

Marquette Men’s Basketball: Bearcats will be tough out for fifth straight win

Trey Killian

January 17, 2013

Now at 4-0 in conference play, the Golden Eagles head to Cincinnati to face one of their biggest Big East tests of the season. Marquette scored a win at home against the Bearcats last year but fell 72-61 in their road matchup...

Marquette Men’s Basketball: No Taylor or Gasser, but Williams still worried about Badgers’ style

Trey Killian

December 6, 2012

The Wisconsin-Madison game is consistently one of the most hard-fought and exciting matchups Marquette plays every season. This time, the intense rivalry takes on a bigger meaning for the Golden Eagles and Badgers. Both schools are coming off a Sweet 16 run last season, and both have started off the se...

Marquette Men’s Basketball: MU dominated in Gainesville

Matt Trebby

December 4, 2012

After getting his 100th win as Marquette head coach two games prior to his team’s trip to Gainesville, Buzz Williams had another unique achievement against Florida last Thursday. “I’ve never been beat this bad in my entire career,” Williams told Steve “Homer” True and Jim McIlvain...

Marquette Men’s Basketball: Gators will provide daunting challenge

Trey Killian

November 29, 2012

The Golden Eagles are headed into their first true road contest of the season, and it couldn’t take place in a more hostile environment. As part of the SEC/Big East challenge, Marquette takes on No. 7/7 Florida tonight at the O’Connell Center in Gainesville, Fla. The arena may seat just 11,...