Marquette Wire

Vander Blue wants trial following citation

Joe Carey

April 26, 2011

Marquette guard Vander Blue has chosen to go to trial on charges that he punched a male student outside of the Qdoba restaurant at 803 N. 16th St. last fall, the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reports. The incident occurred at 1:30 a....

Connecticut a make or break game for men’s team

Mark Strotman

February 24, 2011

As the Marquette men’s basketball team pushes toward an NCAA Tournament berth, there’s still one crucial piece missing from its resume: a quality road win. Coach Buzz Williams and the Golden Eagles (16-11, 7-7 Big E...

Say it ain’t so Joe; Fulce injured

Michael LoCicero

December 9, 2010

Judging by the final score and overall play in Marquette’s 86-50 win over Texas A&M-Corpus Christi Tuesday night, one would think there would be a sense of excitement in a 7-2 start to the season. Not so much. On a...

Bring on the Badgers

Andrei Greska

December 9, 2010

It’s show time. After beating up on lesser foes for the first six home games on the slate, Marquette (7-2) will finally get its first true home test when it welcomes Wisconsin-Madison (6-2) to the Bradley Center on Saturday. The Golden Eagles have outscored opp...

Otule and Fulce key in blowout

Andrei Greska

December 7, 2010

It was a big day for two of Marquette’s biggest players. In an otherwise run-of-the-mill 96-65 blowout against a poor Longwood team on Saturday, redshirt sophomore center Chris Otule and senior forward Joe Fulce both made...

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....

SCHMIDT: Jamail Jones’ game is louder than words

Erik Schmidt

April 8, 2010

Vander Blue gets all the love. And maybe he should. He’s the one with the gaudy stats, Hollywood haircut and state championship trophy. But here’s something Blue doesn’t have: SportsCenter’s No. 3 play courtesy of a c...

Latest on Maymon departure; Blue commitment

Nick Bullock

December 17, 2009

Marquette men’s basketball coach Buzz Williams is not having nearly as easy a go of it as he had last season. Monday the team announced freshman forward Jeronne Maymon was leaving the team effective immediately, adding another...

Maymon to leave men’s basketball team

Tim Kraft

December 14, 2009

The Marquette men’s basketball team suffered yet another blow when freshman forward Jerrone Maymon decided to leave the program suddenly. Coach Buzz Williams made the announcement Monday evening. "We want to thank Jeronne...

SCHMIDT: The semester in MU sports that was

Erik Schmidt

December 10, 2009

Four months. Six great stories. Do the math. What does that equal? Well, lots of memories for starters. So as you head home this December and try to forget everything related to school, I ask just one thing: Always, alway...

Buzz signs new recruit

Tim Kraft

November 19, 2009

After signing high school standouts Vander Blue and Jamail Jones to National Letters of Intent on Nov. 11, Marquette moved to the No. 17 recruiting class in the country for 2010. That number may be on the rise after coach Buzz...

Buzz Williams brings in two star recruits

Nick Bullock

November 12, 2009

Marquette men’s basketball coach Buzz Williams flaunted his extraordinary recruiting skills once again Wednesday, as the team announced its 2010 recruiting class, ranked No. 25 in the nation by Scout.com. The leading prospect...