Interview: Christian Vital Rising In Recruiting Rankings

Dave Klinger, Editor. Photo: CoxHub.com, New England Recruiting Report Marquette head coach Steve Wojciechowski visited earlier today Christian Vital, a three-star shooting guard from Queens, New York, and member of St. Thomas More School’s prep basketball team in Connecticut. Vital decommitted recently from UNLV and has since heard from UConn, Cincinnati, Dayton, Providence, Iowa, West Virginia, Alabama, Marquette, Butler, Louisville, and Tulsa, according to ESPN’s … Continue reading Interview: Christian Vital Rising In Recruiting Rankings

Marquette Offseason Bits, Day 80 — 5/31/15

Author: Dave Klinger (Editor), david.klinger@marquette.edu. Seventy-eight days have passed since we published our last column. And we’re sorry — really — but last year was a rebuilding season, so no one cares about a game recap when the team is sliding down its second six-game losing streak. And the people especially do not care about poor performance when the team was expected to be, well, … Continue reading Marquette Offseason Bits, Day 80 — 5/31/15

So….What About Next Year?

Author: Dave Klinger (Editor), david.klinger@marquette.edu. Well, that kind of sucked. It’s not like we expected this year’s team to do anything, so no one’s necessarily unhappy with the season. It just sucked. And now, we’re ready for some not-sucking in Marquette basketball. Will that happen next year? Let’s back that question up: What will the team look like next year? Good evening, ladies and gents, … Continue reading So….What About Next Year?

Haanif Cheatham chooses Marquette

Marquette and Steve Wojciechowski added another consensus top-100 recruit on Friday when Floridian Haanif Cheatham verbally committed to the Golden Eagles. “Marquette really stood out to me,” Cheatham said. “Coach Wojo really showed love from day one. Since then I really felt the connection from Coach Wojo and Marquette University.” Cheatham, the 51st-ranked high schooler on 247 Sports, breezes across the court with balance and … Continue reading Haanif Cheatham chooses Marquette

RECRUITING BREAKDOWN, UPDATES

Recruiting has been wild lately, hasn’t it? And when recruiting heats up, so does confusion, so let’s break down everything you need to know in one convenient article. Click names for either their recruiting profiles or stats at previous colleges. RECENT PICKUPS: Wally Ellenson (transfer) Athletic guard from Minnesota with two years of eligibility left, but that’s not as important as the fact that he’s … Continue reading RECRUITING BREAKDOWN, UPDATES

Diamond Stone is Probably Not Going to Marquette

About time we had a news flash, right? Diamond Stone told me that he and Malik Newman are definitely a package deal. — Evan Daniels (@EvanDaniels) May 17, 2014 In case you weren’t aware, Malik Newman is the #2 player in the nation, according to ESPN’s Top 60 for 2015. Diamond is #5 on that list. Newman never considered Marquette, Marquette never even attempted to … Continue reading Diamond Stone is Probably Not Going to Marquette

Ahmed Hill Needs To Charge His Phone

Later this evening, Ahmed Hill tweeted a picture that left Marquette fans utterly devastated. How could he do this to us, and more importantly, how could he do this to himself? https://twitter.com/MedHill_14/status/456584420904800257 ONE percent? Seriously, Ahmed!? Don’t worry, we’ve got plenty of chargers waiting for you at Marquette. Wait, what do you mean– Welcome to Marquette Nation – a blog and twitter feed of all … Continue reading Ahmed Hill Needs To Charge His Phone