Marquette Wire

Points in the paint lead to plunder of Pirates

Mike Nelson

February 22, 2011

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In its previous two games before a 73-64 victory over Seton Hall Saturday night, Marquette shot a combined 5-of-26 (19.2 percent) from the three-point line. When a team hits that kind of cold streak from deep, it’s time...

Men’s basketball locking down on defense lately

Mike Nelson

January 20, 2011

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Coach Buzz Williams said the hungriest dog eats first. It's safe to say Marquette was hungry after its heart was ripped out in a 71-70 loss to No. 17 Louisville last Saturday. It was even hungrier during its best complete game...

SEEMAN: TCU’s Big East entry not yet a problem to Marquette

Tim Seeman

December 7, 2010

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I’m not that old, but I’m old enough to remember a simpler time in college athletics. A time when universities placed more emphasis on academics than wins and losses. When clergymen like Cecil Newton weren’t allegedly...