Marquette Beats DePaul, Halts 6-Game Losing StreakMatt Carlino scored 20 points, and Luke Fischer added 17 for Marquette.
DePaul Rallies From 13-Down, Beats Marquette 61-58Billy Garrett Jr. and Jamee Crockett rallied DePaul from a 13-point deficit to beat Marquette 61-58 in the Big East opener for both teams on Wednesday.
It's Mid-April And Coast Guard Is Still Battling Thick Great Lakes IceAlmost one month into spring, the U.S. Coast Guard is still breaking up ice around the Great Lakes.
Elite Chicago Recruit Charles Matthews Chooses Kentucky Over Illinois, OthersMatthews surprised some with the
DePaul Loses To Marquette 96-94 In OTDavante Gardner scored seven of his 22 points in overtime, including a key three-point play, and Marquette held on for a 96-94 victory over DePaul on Saturday.
Syracuse On To Final Four, Beats Marquette 55-39Using its trapping, shot-challenging 2-3 zone defense to perfect effect, No. 4-seeded Syracuse shut down No. 3 Marquette 55-39 in the East Regional final Saturday, reaching the Final Four for the first time in a decade.
Marquette Marches On With 71-61 Win Over Miami Vander Blue's buzzer-beater came at the end of the first half. For a change, Marquette didn't need one at the end of the game.
Rothstein: Thursday's Sweet 16 Primer; X-Factors, Predictions & MoreThe Hurricanes have had a dream season, but Marquette is the toughest team in college basketball. That's just one of four great matchups.
Rothstein: Thursday's NCAA Tournament Primer; Picks, Upset Alert & MoreOklahoma State had a terrific season, but got by far the toughest draw out of any five-seed in the bracket. Keep an eye on Oregon.
Marquette Coach Buzz Williams Leads Team Despite Never Playing College BasketballIt’s a rarity at this level, in any sport, for a head coach to have had no playing experience in college. It hasn’t prevented Williams from guiding Marquette to the Sweet 16 the last two seasons and a 60-30 regular season record in the Big East.
Big East: One More Time, With FeelingThe death of the Big East as we know it hit home last week as 14 teams arrived at the World’s Most Famous Arena (Connecticut was ineligible). Next season, the “Catholic 7” will be reportedly joined by Butler, Creighton, and Xavier in a basketball-only conference that has paid to keep the Big East name.
Stage Set For Final Big East Tournament As We Know ItThe Big East tournament will have a touch of a wake to it this week. When games end, there will be plenty of reminiscing about rivalries and talk of what is to come.