Marquette Wire

Women likely heading for WNIT

Mike Nelson

March 11, 2010

The women’s basketball regular season ended last Saturday night in a loss to DePaul, 64-54. The team came into the year with hopes of receiving an invite to the NCAA Tournament, but it’ll have to settle for a likely invite...

MU confident heading to Big East tourney

Mike Nelson

March 4, 2010

Going into its last game of the regular season against Cincinnati Monday night, the Marquette women’s basketball team found itself tied for 11th place with Pittsburgh and Louisville in the Big East Conference standings. ...

Thomas-Johnson shines on senior night

Andrei Greska

March 2, 2010

Senior night is a special time for any athlete. It's the last chance to play in front of the home crowd and in the comforts of their home arena. Playing in front of your parents for the final time isn't bad either, especially...

Women’s Basketball Outlasts Cincinnati 69-63 in Overtime

Mike Nelson

March 1, 2010

Marquette earned its sixth and final victory in the Big East regular season Monday night with a 69-63 overtime victory over Cincinnati. Coach Terri Mitchell said this game was vital if the team is to forget the month of February,...

Women’s basketball outlasts No. 17 Hoyas

Mike Nelson

January 28, 2010

The Marquette women’s basketball team had arguably its biggest win of the season Wednesday night when it knocked off No. 17 Georgetown, 52-45, at the Al McGuire Center on the back of junior guard Angel Robinson’s eight points in t...

MU overcomes turnovers in upset

Andrei Greska

January 28, 2010

No one would classify the Marquette women's basketball team's victory over the No. 17 Georgetown Hoyas as pretty, but no one has to. A win is a win is a win. "It was ugly, we know it was ugly," Marquette coach Terri Mitchell...

Defense key to early success

Andrei Greska

January 19, 2010

While most students were at home relaxing, the Marquette women’s basketball team had a busy schedule, winning five of its seven games, including three Big East matches. “We had a lot of good games. We have really grown as a team over the break...

Women look to bounce back against NJIT

David Peltz

December 3, 2009

The 31-point loss to No. 11/12 Duke last Friday was definitely a set-back for the Marquette women's basketball team. But with tonight's game against the New Jersey Institute of Technology at the Al McGuire Center, Marquette has...

Learning from their mistakes

David Peltz

December 1, 2009

The Marquette women’s basketball team was able to give thanks Thursday after squeaking out a 69-66 victory over Cleveland State in its opener in the Caribbean Challenge in Cancun, Mexico. But the Golden Eagles failed to carry that momentum into the final, losing ...

Rebounds carry women to 66-59 victory against Creighton

Mike Nelson

November 19, 2009

After its first loss of the season, the Marquette women’s basketball team rebounded in a 66-59 victory over Creighton at home Thursday night. Junior guard Angel Robinson said this was a good win especially after the team's...

Women’s basketball schedule not getting any easier

Mike Nelson

November 19, 2009

After three blowout victories over Wisconsin-Stout, Beloit and St. Francis, Marquette had its first test of the season on the road against Michigan and failed in a 67-50 loss Monday night. Tonight the Golden Eagles have arguably...

Team calms after rough start to beat Red Flash

David Peltz

November 17, 2009

It took a while for the Marquette women's basketball team to shake off its first-game nerves, but the team was victorious in the end. The Golden Eagles held St. Francis to just 38 points on Saturday, which was the lowest sinc...