Marquette Wire

Marquette Men’s Soccer: Golden Eagles take perfect record to D.C.

Kyle Doubrava

October 11, 2012

Filed under Editors' Picks, Sports

After sweating out a 1-0 victory against Northern Illinois Tuesday night, the Marquette men’s soccer team can bring its focus back to Big East play when it plays at Georgetown this Saturday. The No. 2/4 Golden Eagles prevailed against a feisty Huskies squad at a blustery and s...

Marquette Men’s Basketball: An emotional Senior Day victory

Michael LoCicero

March 6, 2012

Filed under Featured, Sports

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, ...

Women’s Big East Notebook

Michael Wottreng

March 1, 2012

Filed under Sports

Notre Dame becoming the class of the Big East When Notre Dame lost to Texas A&M in the national championship game last year, many people thought the Fighting Irish could not repeat their performance, not with Connecticut...

Men’s Big East Notebook

Michael Wottreng

February 21, 2012

Filed under Sports

Historical season for South Florida could translate to NCAA Tournament bid South Florida guaranteed itself a winning Big East record for the first time in school history Sunday with a 56-47 victory at Pittsburgh. The Bulls (17-10...

Marquette Women’s Basketball: Plouffe, Golden Eagles unable to stay hot

Michael LoCicero

January 19, 2012

Filed under Featured, Sports

It’s no secret that as sophomore forward Katherine Plouffe goes, so too does the Marquette women’s basketball team (12-7, 3-3 Big East). When Plouffe plays well like she did last week, averaging 17 points and 11 rebounds in wins over Villanova ...

Women’s Big East Notebook

Trey Killian

February 10, 2011

Filed under Sports

Connecticut in top form The No. 2 Huskies faced two of their toughest challenges since their lone loss to Stanford when they hosted then-No. 13 DePaul and visited No. 19 West Virginia. The Blue Demons came to Storrs, Conn....

Big East Women’s Notebook

Trey Killian

January 27, 2011

Filed under Sports

Player of the Week: Sugar Rodgers After a disappointing blowout loss to Notre Dame 80-58 last week, Georgetown had lost two of its three conference matchups. Its one win came in a less-than-stellar performance against Providence, 4...

Marquette volleyball opens its Big East season on the road against USF

Andrei Greska

September 23, 2010

Filed under Sports

The Marquette women’s volleyball team prepares to open its Big East season after a challenging non-conference schedule that saw the Golden Eagles play the current No.1 team in the country, Stanford, as well as another top 15...

Men’s Big East Notebook

Michael LoCicero

March 23, 2010

Filed under Sports

After being widely regarded as one of the best conferences in the nation for much of this basketball season, only one word comes to mind when describing the Big East postseason performance thus far: disappointing. Of the 16...

Men’s Big East Notebook

Michael LoCicero

March 9, 2010

Filed under Sports

After going 15-3 in conference play, Syracuse earned the No. 1 seed for the 2010 Big East Championship in New York City, which begins today. Despite falling to Louisville in Saturday’s season finale, Syracuse earned its first...

Men’s big east notebook

Michael LoCicero

February 23, 2010

Filed under Sports

The youthful Pittsburgh Panthers have undergone an up-and-down season to say the least. After an unimpressive non-conference slate, it began its conference portion of the season with huge road wins at Syracuse and Connecticut...

Men’s Big East Notebook

Michael LoCicero

February 16, 2010

Filed under Sports

The Louisville Cardinals needed to make a splash to improve its NCAA tournament resume and did it in a huge way Sunday afternoon with a stunning 66-60 upset over Syracuse on the road. Louisville came into the game squarely...