Marquette Wire

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

Trey Killian

March 15, 2013

Filed under Editors' Picks, Featured, Sports

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 ...

Seniors lead Golden Eagles to big win over Notre Dame

Trey Killian

March 5, 2013

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With 18:07 to go on senior day, Chris Otule's bucket stretched Marquette’s lead to 16 points. And he did it with a hook shot from his left, non-shooting hand. It was that kind of day for the redshirt senior and the rest of the Golden E...

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

Trey Killian

January 17, 2013

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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: Gators will provide daunting challenge

Trey Killian

November 29, 2012

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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,...

LOCICERO: Morale Entertainment the real goat in Carrier Classic mishap

Michael LoCicero

November 13, 2012

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By now, everyone knows the details of why Marquette wasn’t able to play No. 4 Ohio State on the flight deck of the USS Yorktown Friday night in Charleston, S.C. Condensation formed on the west side of the court, making it too much of an injury risk for all involved. It was ...

GOLDEN EAGLE: Trent Lockett fitting right in to Marquette culture

Trey Killian

November 6, 2012

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Basketball means an awful lot to Trent Lockett. The senior guard played three years at Arizona State, where he was the star of a very mediocre squad. Last season, Lockett averaged 13.0 points and 5.8 rebounds per game to lead...

GOLDEN EAGLE: Tough first 100 days for MU men

Trey Killian

November 6, 2012

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It’s going to be a daunting first 100 days for the Marquette Golden Eagles as they stare the program’s most difficult nonconference schedule in recent memory in the face. The season begins with a rare opportunity in the...

Marquette Men’s Basketball: MU aims to start new streak against UC

Mark Strotman

February 9, 2012

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The No. 18 Marquette Golden Eagles (20-5, 9-3 Big East) will look to begin a new streak when they square off against the Cincinnati Bearcats (17-7, 7-4 Big East) Saturday afternoon at the Bradley Center. Darius Johnson...

Marquette Men’s Basketball: Huge second half sparks victory over DePaul

Michael LoCicero

February 7, 2012

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Marquette used one of its better second halves of basketball this season to fuel a comeback for an 89-76 win over DePaul in Rosemont Monday night. The Golden Eagles (20-5, 9-3 Big East) outscored the Blue Demons 49-33 in the second half, and shot 5...