Marquette Wire

TREBBY: Marquette’s own Fab Five

Matt Trebby

February 9, 2012

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After the men’s basketball game against DePaul on Monday night, I thought about where seniors Darius Johnson-Odom and Jae Crowder will go down in the annals of Marquette history. It’s difficult to say how well the duo ...

PHOTO SPOTLIGHT: Marquette Madness in action

October 15, 2011

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Marquette Madness provided a spectacle with three point contests with fans, scrimmages with NBA players,karaoke with coach Buzz Williams and games with the Marquette men's and women's basketball teams. If you didn't catch the...

GRESKA: Five ways to put the ‘mad’ back in Marquette Madness

Andrei Greska

October 11, 2011

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It’s time. There have been exactly 200 basketball-less nights and days at Marquette. In three more, however, life will be breathed back into campus. Marquette Madness, the annual celebration commemorating the start of the...

SCHMIDT: Butler’s story is one that shouldn’t have been

Erik Schmidt

September 1, 2011

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There was a little kid from Tomball, Tex., who grew from a crack in concrete. He was abandoned when he was 13 years old. He was lost. He was found. He was raised by adoptive parents. He survived the streets. He graduated high school. He became a junior college All-American. He fin...

SCHMIDT: All hail Gonyo, Athlete of the Year

Erik Schmidt

May 5, 2011

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Sports at Marquette can be a bit schizophrenic. Just when you think you have a handle on what’s going on, things go all Jekyll and Hyde and take an unexpected turn. This year, the script was flipped so fast it nearly took...

SCHMIDT: Butler looking for seasonal work

Erik Schmidt

April 28, 2011

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In two weeks time, the seniors on the men’s basketball team will face a task far more perilous than stopping Connecticut junior guard Kemba Walker or trying to syphon through the iron clamps of Syracuse’s zone defense: ...

SEEMAN: Golden Eagles turn in satisfying season

Tim Seeman

March 29, 2011

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Every missed shot during Friday night’s Sweet 16 game — all 40 of them — acted as 40 separate hammer blows driving the final nail through the coffin of the Marquette men’s basketball season. As easy as the North Caroli...