Marquette Wire

GOLDEN EAGLE: Otule finally back at full strength

Christopher Chavez

November 6, 2012

Filed under Editors' Picks, Sports

Marquette men’s basketball coach Buzz Williams has been tested as a coach many times. Whether it was finding life after Lazar Hayward or Jimmy Butler, he has found an answer. For most of last season, the question was finding...

Golden Eagle: Cadougan knows it’s time to become more of a vocal leader

Michael LoCicero

November 6, 2012

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Junior Cadougan knows it’s his time to become a leader. As the player with the most starts on the roster, the senior guard is the most likely candidate to shoulder the load of making sure players stay on task during the grind...

Mayo ruled academically ineligible

Michael LoCicero

November 5, 2012

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Sophomore guard Todd Mayo was ruled academically ineligible effectively indefinitely, coach Buzz Williams announced. Mayo was expected to log more minutes without Darius Johnson-Odom, but Mayo will not be allowed to practice with the team or play until ...

Where Are They Now: Jim McIlvaine

Matt Trebby

September 25, 2012

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Most people nowadays know Jim McIlvaine as the tall guy with the awesome Marquette pants at the Bradley Center who plays the drums sometimes before games. But from 1990 to 1994, McIlvaine was one of the most intimidating paint...

Scott Monarch dismissed from men’s basketball coaching staff

Matt Trebby

August 24, 2012

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Men’s basketball assistant coach Scott Monarch has been dismissed from the program after it was discovered he lied about his activity with recruits while on campus, head coach Buzz Williams announced Friday. Williams will...

Marquette Men’s Basketball: An emotional Senior Day victory

Michael LoCicero

March 6, 2012

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Except for a 10-minute stretch in Washington, D.C. on Jan. 4, the Marquette Golden Eagles have dominated the Georgetown Hoyas this season. That trend continued in an 83-69 Golden Eagle victory on Senior Day Saturday. Marquette (25-6, ...

TREBBY: Breaking the senior day curse

Matt Trebby

March 1, 2012

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This Marquette basketball team has done a lot this season that it hasn’t in a while. Or ever. The Golden Eagles won their first preseason tournament since 2006. They reached 13 wins in the Big East for the first time. The...

TREBBY: Two Seniors Carrying Marquette

Matt Trebby

February 23, 2012

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Buzz Williams’ Marquette squad should not be a top-10 team. It doesn’t make sense. How could a team that loses its only bona fide big men — one of whom was among the conference’s best defensive players, Chris Otule...

Marquette Men’s Basketball: Crowder turns Rutgers scarlet

Michael LoCicero

February 23, 2012

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For the second time in as many games, Marquette (23-5, 12-3 Big East) got off to a quick start en route to an 82-65 victory over Rutgers (12-16, 4-11 Big East) on Wednesday night. After blitzing Connecticut to the tune of...

Marquette Men’s Basketball: MU rebounds from another slow start

Michael LoCicero

February 14, 2012

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After Marquette got off to another patented slow start, the Golden Eagles responded with a 43-17 run for the rest of the first half en route to a 95-78 victory over Cincinnati Saturday afternoon. After a Dion Dixon layup gave Cinc...

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...

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 ...