Marquette Wire

WBB: Big East Notebook, Feb. 21

Kyle Doubrava

February 21, 2013

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Player of the Week Skylar Diggins - Sr - G - Notre Dame Diggins continues to help the Fighting Irish maintain their perfect Big East record at 12-0. The senior scored 23 points and dished out seven assists at Marquette ...

Big East Notebook

Trey Killian

January 29, 2013

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Orange squeezed by Nova The Big East lost its last unbeaten team in conference play Saturday, as unranked Villanova stunned Syracuse in overtime, 75-71. The third-ranked Orange couldn’t pull out a win in hostile territ...

Big East women’s notebook

Kyle Doubrava

January 24, 2013

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Notre Dame, Villanova fighting for first The Fighting Irish entered Wednesday 5-0 in the Big East - good for first place. Villanova, a dark horse team that was picked to finish 10th in the preseason by Big East coaches, is cha...

Football program likely sacked for good

Mark Strotman

October 7, 2010

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If the question has been asked once, it has been asked a million times: What are the chances Marquette could one day bring football back at the Division 1 level to compete against some of the finest programs in the nation? The...

Deja vu for women’s volleyball team

Andrei Greska

September 30, 2010

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Stop me if you’ve heard this before. The Marquette women’s volleyball team impresses in the non-conference portion of its schedule before being swept in its first Big East road trip. 2009, meet 2010. “We need to ...

Golden Eagles upset Wildcats

Michael Wottreng

March 11, 2010

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NEW YORK — Marquette overcame a late Wildcats charge to defeat the No. 4 seed, 80-76, and advance to the semi-finals for the second time in school history. Marquette’s last appearance came in 2008, when they fell to Pittsburgh...

Men’s big east notebook

Michael LoCicero

February 23, 2010

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The youthful Pittsburgh Panthers have undergone an up-and-down season to say the least. After an unimpressive non-conference slate, it began its conference portion of the season with huge road wins at Syracuse and Connecticut...

Men’s tennis defeats Villanova 7-0

David Peltz

February 20, 2010

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Marquette's men's tennis team earned their first Big East victory Saturday at the Helfaer Tennis Stadium against Villanova. The Golden Eagles won 7-0, their second straight victory in straight sets and their fifth victory in straight...