Big East Preview: Creighton, With White And Blue Review

Editor, Dave Klinger (Photo: Marquette Athletics) College basketball season is quickly approaching. In an effort to preview it, we spoke with ten bloggers or writers, each covering a different Big East men’s basketball team. Today, we have a conversation with the White and Blue Review, a blog covering Creighton hoops, among other Bluejays sports. Get to know your enemy by reading their answers below. Lastly, we asked … Continue reading Big East Preview: Creighton, With White And Blue Review

Big East Preview: Georgetown, With SB Nation’s Casual Hoya

Editor, Dave Klinger (Photo: Marquette Athletics) College basketball season is quickly approaching. In an effort to preview it, we spoke with ten bloggers or writers, each covering a different Big East men’s basketball team. Today, we have a conversation with Casual Hoya, a blog from SB Nation covering Georgetown hoops. Get to know your enemy by reading their answers below. Lastly, we asked them to rank … Continue reading Big East Preview: Georgetown, With SB Nation’s Casual Hoya

Big East Preview: Xavier, With SB Nation’s Banners On The Parkway

Editor, Dave Klinger (Photo: Marquette Athletics) College basketball season is quickly approaching. In an effort to preview it, we spoke with ten bloggers or writers, each covering a different Big East men’s basketball team. Today, we have a conversation with Banners On The Parkway, a blog from SB Nation covering Xavier hoops. Get yourself familiar with one of Marquette’s conference opponents by reading their answers below. … Continue reading Big East Preview: Xavier, With SB Nation’s Banners On The Parkway

Which Players To Buy, Sell For Marquette Basketball

Dave Klinger, Editor. Photos: Marquette Athletics, 247 Sports, USC Athletics Let’s play a game. If each Marquette player was stock, which would you buy for the approaching season? And which would you sell? “Buy” means the player will produce better than their value. “Sell” means the player will produce less than their value. “Hold” means the player will produce similar to their value. Buy Markus … Continue reading Which Players To Buy, Sell For Marquette Basketball

PREVIEW: Golden Eagles Alumni VS. Armored Athlete

Dave Klinger, Editor. Photo: Michael Perez/AP The Golden Eagles Alumni team in The Basketball Tournament has advanced to the Super 16 in Philadelphia to face Armored Athlete tonight at 6 PM CT on ESPN2. Here’s the box score from the Golden Eagles’ first victory, a 95-92 nail-biter against the Illinois Hoopville Warriors. Here’s the box score from their 97-70 rout against the Spartan Heroes, a … Continue reading PREVIEW: Golden Eagles Alumni VS. Armored Athlete

How Can Marquette Overcome Lack Of Size?

Dave Klinger, Editor. Photo: Benny Sieu/USA TODAY Sports  Henry Ellenson is a perfect fit for Marquette’s roster. As a 6’11” big who can stretch the floor, he fills a dire need for protecting the rim, rebounding the ball, and spacing the offense. From a basketball standpoint, it’s a shame that Ellenson is a missing piece, and that’s because he is, as of June 23rd, also a … Continue reading How Can Marquette Overcome Lack Of Size?

Vote MU Alumni To Play In Amateur Tournament

Dave Klinger, Editor. Photo: Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images North America Have you ever wished to see Marquette basketball alumni suit up once again for the Golden Eagles? Your wish can soon be granted. Former Marquette forward Daniel Fitzgerald is recruiting fellow program alumni to play in The Basketball Tournament (TBT), an amateur basketball tournament with a first-place prize of $2 million. While they wouldn’t play in the familiar confines … Continue reading Vote MU Alumni To Play In Amateur Tournament