Marquette Wire

GRESKA: #bringwadetomadness

Andrei Greska

September 27, 2011

This is not another “why doesn’t Marquette have a football team” column. There have been enough of those. As awesome as it would be to have someone to root for on Saturday afternoons without having to betray the essence of b...

Seeman: Fatten up the cupcakes

Tim Seeman

November 16, 2010

How's that for a start to a season? If Cosmo Kramer's lawyer Jackie Chiles were a Marquette fan, he'd say it was glorious, majestic – resplendent. There was the poaching of the Prairie View A&M Panthers Friday night....

Pregaming, drinking synonymous among colleges nationwide

Kara Chiuchiarelli

November 11, 2010

Whether it’s head-to-toe blue and gold body paint, donning favorite jerseys, or partaking in a “power hour,” Marquette and many other schools have unique pregame rituals. Marquette’s traditions focus on basketball,...

GROVER: Diener’s up and down journey

Eric Grover

March 30, 2010

The folks over at crackedsidewalks.com (who always have good stuff) recently updated their running list of the 30 Greatest Marquette players of all time. Sure enough, clocking in at No. 27 is Buffalo, N.Y.’s finest, Lazar NBA-ward. That’s his new moniker because Hayward could ...

GROVER: Men’s season a beautiful letdown

Eric Grover

March 23, 2010

There were a bunch of degenerates at my high school who used to gamble on coin flips. These guys would be betting 10, 20 bucks and sometimes more on just the toss of a quarter, and they would do it anywhere: at the lunch table, in the ha...

GROVER: Senior Day Salutations

Eric Grover

March 9, 2010

Put the Santana champagne back on ice. It’s just a little too crisp to swallow for this one. Doesn’t Notre Dame respect good storytelling? They ruined it for everyone. Notre Dame could not be reached for comment as the col...

GROVER: Bracket Cluster

Eric Grover

February 16, 2010

Even if you’re just a casual follower of college basketball, there’s a good chance you have heard all the recent murmurs about the possible expansion of the NCAA tournament field to a haughty 96 teams, potentially making ...

GROVER: A How-To Guide to Jumbotron Success

Eric Grover

November 10, 2009

It’s the highest achievement a member of the Marquette student section can attain. For one shining moment, you are the definition of a fanatic, and no one can ever take that away. Except the camera guy. So you’ve de...