Marquette Wire

Fighting Irish upend Marquette 73-65 to end Big East tourney hopes

Trey Killian

March 15, 2013

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Marquette's first 8:51 couldn't have been much better. Todd Mayo's layup gave the Golden Eagles an early 17-4 lead, and they looked ready to run past Notre Dame. The Fighting Irish would rally, with help from 11 Marquette ...

Golden Eagles up intensity, roll past Pirates

Trey Killian

February 21, 2013

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For a while, it looked like the trap could’ve been set. At the 17:50 mark of the second half at the Prudential Center, Seton Hall’s Tom Maayan gave the Pirates a 33-32 lead. It wasn't where the Golden Eagles had expec...

Marquette Men’s Basketball: Bearcats get revenge against Golden Eagles

March 1, 2012

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Marquette went into Wednesday night winners of 12 of its last 13 games, including six wins overcoming double-digit deficits. It seemed as though it was a matter of time before a large comeback would not be in the cards for the...

Men’s Big East Notebook

Michael Wottreng

February 28, 2012

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Ten conference wins may not equate to NCAA Tournament berth Since the Big East went to an 18-game regular season schedule, 30 of 31 teams with at least ten conference wins have made the NCAA Tournament. The lone exception w...

Women’s tennis has season drowned out

Sara J. Martinez

April 29, 2010

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There’s some unfinished business in the Big East. The season ended abruptly and on a disappointing note for the Marquette women’s tennis team last weekend. After topping Connecticut, 4-0, and advancing to face Syracuse, the...

Women’s tennis set for UConn in Big East Tourney

Sara J. Martinez

April 22, 2010

Filed under Sports

Today the women’s tennis team heads to its ultimate test: the 2010 Big East Tournament in South Bend, Ind. The women return to South Bend after two 6-1 losses last weekend to Big East opponents No. 22 DePaul and No. 5 Notre...

Seniors walk off in impressive fashion

Sara J. Martinez

April 13, 2010

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It couldn’t have been more perfect. At the Helfaer Tennis Stadium on Saturday, two walk-ons walked off the courts knowing they had made a difference in their last match at home. Maggie Wilson and Elly Strother earned well-deserved...

Undefeated Golden Eagles head to Vegas

David Peltz

March 4, 2010

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There's a sports team on Marquette's campus that has a great shot at making the NCAA Tournament if it continues its impressive form. No, not the men's basketball team — the men's tennis team. The 6-1 win over Eastern Illinois Sunday was the 11th win in as many games for the ...