A Definitive History About How #TheThing Became a Thing

Eric Gebhart (Photo: Marquette Athletics) Imagine this: You are defending one of the best 3-point shooters in the nation, and he has the ball outside of the arc and proceeds to go into his shooting motion. What do you do? You jump and try to contest the shot. But unfortunately for you, he pump fakes and now you are helplessly airborne. As you are about to … Continue reading A Definitive History About How #TheThing Became a Thing

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

Who’s Going To Win The Big East Tournament?

Dave Klinger, Editor. Photo: Fox Sports I participated in a roundtable to preview the Big East Tournament. Link’s below! (Yes, I know it started yesterday… Shhh!) http://www.coxhub.com/articles/whos-going-to-win-the-big-east-tournament?utm_campaign=2015-2016%20Friar%20Basketball&utm_content=24756671&utm_medium=social&utm_source=twitter Tweet us your thoughts at @mubbnation, or comment below.   Continue reading Who’s Going To Win The Big East Tournament?

What’s Next For Marquette?

Dave Klinger, Editor. Photo: Marquette Athletics See the post below to find out what’s next for Marquette. http://www.vavel.com/en-us/ncaa/college-basketball/614394-whats-next-for-marquette.html Why is the article linked to VAVEL.com/en-us? Our editor, Dave Klinger, is writing for them because it is a platform more focused on journalism than blogging. Same great content, one click away. Tweet us your thoughts at @mubbnation, or comment below. Continue reading What’s Next For Marquette?

Six Ways To Save Marquette’s Season

Dave Klinger, Editor. Photo: Jeff Hanisch, USA Today Click here to see the article. What’s this link-y thing all about? Dave Klinger, MarquetteNation.com’s editor, is writing his thoughts on Marquette basketball for VAVEL.com/en-us because it offered him a platform to write in a more journalistic setting. Same great content for one more click. Tweet us your thoughts at @mubbnation, or comment below.   Continue reading Six Ways To Save Marquette’s Season

Write for our website!

Author: Dave Klinger (Editor), david.klinger@marquette.edu. Are YOU interested in producing content for MarquetteNation.com? You’ve come to the right — or, write — place. (Ha..ha). Email the guy behind this WordPress blog at david.klinger@marquette.edu and he will send you an application. It’s a great experience in sports journalism and media. We promise to not restrict your content unless you are writing pro-Wisconsin Badgers propaganda. Capeesh? Welcome … Continue reading Write for our website!

Summer Workouts — Pictures & Videos, Interviews With Wojo

Author: Dave Klinger (Editor), david.klinger@marquette.edu. Photo: Marquette Athletics. Summer has turned the corner and, sooner or later, so will Marquette hoops. In the meantime, Duane Wilson, Jajuan Johnson, Traci Carter, Sandy Cohen and Sacar Anim are participating in summer workouts at the Al McGuire Center (Luke Fischer is also in attendance, but he’s rehabbing his injured shoulder). Summer workouts are group drills and individual workouts … Continue reading Summer Workouts — Pictures & Videos, Interviews With Wojo