Marquette In The NBA

Eric Gebhart (All Photos: NBA.com) Training camp has now passed, preseason games are well under way, and the regular season is less than a month away, so we decided to take a look at the six former Marquette ballers in the National Basketball Association. Henry Ellenson, Detroit Pistons Last Year Regular Season Stats: TEAM GAMES MINS PTS REB AST FG% Marquette 33 33.5 17.0 9.7 1.8 … Continue reading Marquette In The NBA

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?

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

Marquette’s Winter Break: Ups And Downs

Gary Leverton, Staff Writer. Photo: Marquette Athletics Curious how Marquette did over Winter Break? Too embarrassed to ask your friends? Too lazy to look it up and scroll through all those recaps? Well now you don’t have to with our Marquette men’s basketball winter break recap. Take a look at all the ups (there were a few) and the downs (more than most had hoped) of … Continue reading Marquette’s Winter Break: Ups And Downs

Marquette Must Establish Consistency

John Larson, Staff Writer. Photo: Marquette Athletics. So, it’s just less than a week into Big East play and many Golden Eagles fans are wondering if Marquette basketball even has a chance at making March Madness. Marquette is 0-2 in the conference with disappointing losses to Seton Hall and Georgetown. The schedule is only going to get tougher because the Big East is one of … Continue reading Marquette Must Establish Consistency