Marquette Wire

There’s no place like home

David Peltz

January 26, 2010

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The Marquette women’s basketball team will return to the Al McGuire Center tomorrow for the first time since its shaky loss to Connecticut Jan. 13. The Golden Eagles will take on No. 19/18 Georgetown, which is unbeaten in i...

Defense key to early success

Andrei Greska

January 19, 2010

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While most students were at home relaxing, the Marquette women’s basketball team had a busy schedule, winning five of its seven games, including three Big East matches. “We had a lot of good games. We have really grown as a team over the break...

Women’s basketball gets first shot at Badgers

Andrei Greska

December 10, 2009

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For those excited for the big in-state men’s basketball match-up between Marquette and Wisconsin on Saturday, the women’s basketball team has something to say: Look here first. The Golden Eagles will welcome the Wisconsin...

Golden Eagles in search of first road victory

David Peltz

December 8, 2009

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The Marquette women’s basketball team failed to pick up a victory in their one and only away game this season. The Golden Eagles put on a lackluster display against Michigan in a 67-50 loss on Nov. 16. However, Marquette will look to find...

Marquette wins game, loses player

Andrei Greska

December 3, 2009

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The Marquette women's basketball team beat down NJIT 81-41 Thursday night for its fifth victory of the season. The victory was overshadowed somewhat by news that sophomore center Georgie Jones had announced that she was leaving...

Women look to bounce back against NJIT

David Peltz

December 3, 2009

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The 31-point loss to No. 11/12 Duke last Friday was definitely a set-back for the Marquette women's basketball team. But with tonight's game against the New Jersey Institute of Technology at the Al McGuire Center, Marquette has...

Simmons, Thomas-Johnson impressive in rout of Beloit

Andrei Greska

November 12, 2009

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Buccaneers were 17th century pirates who roamed the Caribbean. They were fierce, they were ruthless and they took whatever from whomever they wanted. The Division III Beloit Buccaneers were none of these things. Instead it was the Marquette women’s basketball team t...

Golden Eagles pillage Buccaneers

Andrei Greska

November 10, 2009

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The Marquette women's basketball team rolled over Division III Beloit 102-30 in its final exhibition game before opening the regular season on Saturday. "We just wanted to build upon our game against Stout," coach Terri Mitchell...

ERIC V. ERIK: Women’s basketball

Eric Grover

November 3, 2009

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Welcome to the first installment of Eric vs. Erik, where the Marquette Tribune’s similarly named columnists bicker about the big sports issuesaround campus. Today: women’s basketball. Eric: Okay, before we get started, I’d just l...

Marquette dominates UW-Stout in exhibition match

Andrei Greska

November 3, 2009

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In a game where you score 118 points and win by 47, it is not common to focus on defensive improvement, but that’s exactly what the Marquette women’s basketball team did. After their 118-71 victory over Division III Wisconsin-Stout in their fi...