Marquette Wire

LEARY: 2013 Final Four one of the best

Patrick Leary

April 11, 2013

Filed under Sports

Seventy-five thousand people packed into an NFL stadium. Hundreds of souvenir t-shirt shops lining the city. Free concerts from Dave Matthews Band, Macklemore and Sting. None of this can detract from the unfortunate reality of the NCA...

Final Four Notebook

Kyle Doubrava

April 9, 2013

Filed under Sports

Louisville crowned champions The No. 1 Cardinals upended the No. 4 Wolverines in Atlanta last night, 82-76. Louisville not only earned the win for coach Rick Pitino, who won his first title since 1996 at Kentucky, but also for tea...

Ten observations from the first day of the Final Four

Patrick Leary

April 7, 2013

Filed under Sports

1. Wichita State nearly shocked the world For almost the entire 40 minutes Saturday night, Wichita State looked like the better team in their national semifinal against Louisville. Malcolm Armstead and Fred Van Vleet were h...

NCAA Notebook: Final Four Preview

Kyle Doubrava

April 4, 2013

Filed under Sports

No. 9 Wichita State Shockers The Shockers have been one of several teams in this tournament causing all sorts of trouble for high seeds, and their ultimate test will come this Friday against No. 1 Louisville, a favorite to win...

Men’s Big East Notebook 4/3/12

Michael Wottreng

April 3, 2012

Filed under Sports

Cardinals postseason run comes to an end Kentucky has been the most talented team in the country, and it would've taken a near-perfect game from its opponent to upset them. Louisville (30-10, 10-8 Big East) was not perfect ...

Golden Eagles finish perfect in spring season

Andrei Greska

April 13, 2010

Filed under Featured, Sports

At the pace it was going, the Marquette women’s volleyball team never wanted the spring season to end. The Golden Eagles lived up to expectations and then some, winning all 10 matches they played this spring. “I thought ...