Marquette Wire

No. 1 Duke, Plumlee too much for Marquette

Brian Hoffman

November 16, 2010

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Sophomore forward Mason Plumlee had a career high 25 points and 12 rebounds and Duke used a 13-2 second half run to defeat Marquette 82-77 in the semifinals of the O’Reilly Auto Parts College Basketball...

Men’s Big East Notebook

Michael LoCicero

April 6, 2010

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West Virginia’s defense let the Mountaineers down against Duke Saturday night in what was one of the easier victories for the Blue Devils in the NCAA tournament. Jon Scheyer scored 23 points to lift Duke to a 78-57 victory,...

GROVER: Greatest season ever

Eric Grover

April 6, 2010

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Lloyd Christmas hates goodbyes, and so do I. It’s the end of another college basketball season. Hey, at least it’s open season at Miller Park now. For the next six months, if you need me, look in Dodgers 3 parking lot. But it would be wrong to not look back...

Women look to bounce back against NJIT

David Peltz

December 3, 2009

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The 31-point loss to No. 11/12 Duke last Friday was definitely a set-back for the Marquette women's basketball team. But with tonight's game against the New Jersey Institute of Technology at the Al McGuire Center, Marquette has...

Learning from their mistakes

David Peltz

December 1, 2009

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The Marquette women’s basketball team was able to give thanks Thursday after squeaking out a 69-66 victory over Cleveland State in its opener in the Caribbean Challenge in Cancun, Mexico. But the Golden Eagles failed to carry that momentum into the final, losing ...