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Marquette picks up first Big East win

Kyle Doubrava

January 17, 2013

Filed under Sports

Despite Katherine Plouffe being held scoreless Saturday against Connecticut, the coaching staff had little doubt the junior forward would redeem herself immediately. Plouffe’s double-double proved crucial as the Golden Eagles pi...

Marquette Sports: What you’re missing over break

Kyle Doubrava

December 6, 2012

Filed under Sports

Heading home for the holidays? Scrambling to sell your Fanatics tickets to fellow Marquette students? Before packing the car or boarding the plane to head to your hometown, take a gander at several key home basketball games you...

Marquette Women’s Basketball: Pumroy thriving more quickly than expected

Trey Killian

December 4, 2012

Filed under Sports

Freshman guard Brooklyn Pumroy has played a bigger role than expected for Terri Mitchell’s squad, but she certainly hasn’t shied away from it. With junior guard Gabi Minix out, Pumroy has started five of the Golden Eagles’ six games. She notched 17 points in Marquette’s 77-74 overtime win over Sout...

Marquette Women’s Basketball: Marquette splits games in Texas

Kyle Doubrava

November 27, 2012

Filed under Sports

Junior forward Katherine Plouffe's efforts this weekend earned her the GoMarquette Student-Athlete of the Week award, but they were not enough to pull off a two-game sweep at the Texas A&M Thanksgiving Classic. Marquette ha...

Marquette Women’s Basketball: Road comeback bid falls short

Kyle Doubrava

November 20, 2012

Filed under Sports

Although the score showed a Marquette loss, the Golden Eagles proved Sunday that they have plenty of fight in them this season. Marquette fell to Georgia Tech at McCamish Pavilion in Atlanta, 76-72, despite a last-ditch comeba...

Marquette Women’s Basketball: Unselfish gameplan leads to opening night win

Trey Killian

November 13, 2012

Filed under Sports

Marquette women’s basketball kicked off its season against Butler with a lot of questions Saturday night, the big ones revolving around who would emerge as Marquette’s go-to scorer. If the 73-62 win was any indication, the answer could be everybody. While sophomore g...

Marquette Women’s Basketball: Golden Eagles get first win in home opener

Trey Killian

November 10, 2012

Filed under Blogs, Sports

Sophomore guard Arlesia Morse scored 16 points to lead Marquette to a 73-62 win over Butler in its season opener. The Golden Eagles never trailed and led by as many as 18 points. Sophomore guard Talyor Schippers led the B...

GOLDEN EAGLE: Marquette will have its challenges at home, on the road

Kyle Doubrava

November 6, 2012

Filed under Blogs, Sports

Marquette’s conference schedule features a challenging home slate and a relatively easy road lineup. In the non-conference spread, the Golden Eagles will be playing against teams that participated in the NCAA Tournament last...