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Marquette Women’s Basketball: Inside presence not enough

Christopher Chavez

January 24, 2012

Filed under Featured, Sports

After combining for only 11 points in a sloppy loss to Georgetown, freshman center Apiew Ojulu and sophomore forward Katherine Plouffe bounced back against Providence, matching their previous total by halftime (13). The duo comprised the core of the offense in a tough 52-5...

Butler braces for battle with Providence’s Brooks in Big East Tourney

Mike Nelson

March 8, 2011

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With two straight losses, Marquette’s regular season didn’t finish the way the team wanted, however, the Big East Tournament offers a shot at redemption, starting tonight at 8 p.m. against Providence (15-16, 4-14 Big E...

Women’s Big East Notebook

Michael LoCicero

March 4, 2010

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The women’s Big East Basketball Championship begins Friday, March 5 in Hartford, Conn., and as has been the case all season, the Connecticut Huskies are expected to roll to another Big East title. The host Huskies wrapped...

Johnson-Odom, Acker lead MU over Providence

Nick Bullock

January 19, 2010

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With the Marquette men’s basketball team’s 93-63 blowout win over Providence Sunday, the Golden Eagles improved to 11-6 and 2-3 in the Big East. But for a team that was projected to narrowly miss the NCAA Tournament, its record only tells part of the story. The ...

Marquette shoots its way past Providence

Tim Kraft

January 17, 2010

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Darius Johnson-Odom scored a career-high 22 points, 20 coming in the first half, and Marquette rolled past Providence 93-63 Sunday afternoon at the Bradley Center. The Golden Eagles used a barrage of 3-pointers in the first...

Men’s soccer brief

David Peltz

October 27, 2009

Filed under Sports

After defeating Georgetown Oct. 17, the Marquette men’s soccer team suffered two straight losses. The team fell to Wisconsin, 2-0, on Wednesday in Madison and suffered a shocking defeat to lowly Providence, 1-0, in Rhode Island...

‘Lost opportunity’ for women’s soccer

Nick Bullock

October 13, 2009

Filed under Featured, Sports

A lot can be deduced from a team’s reaction to the outcome of a game. That reaction shows anyone who is looking what the team expects out of itself. It is no surprise then that the Marquette women’s soccer team (9-4-2, 3-2-2 Big East) was disappointed with...