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

Six Marquette Tweets Of The Week

Author: Dave Klinger (Editor), david.klinger@marquette.edu. It’s hard to write articles. It’s easy to tweet. We’re combining the two so we can release more information through this website. Mkay? Carlino’s Game Winner Now THIS is how you win a game. Marquette's Matt Carlino with the huge game-winning three: https://t.co/TjeRVK0wzS — CBS Sports Network (@CBSSportsNet) January 15, 2015 Reaction To Above Game Winner: “Mom Made Pizza Rolls!” … Continue reading Six Marquette Tweets Of The Week

2014-15 Marquette Basketball Season Preview

Author: Dave Klinger (Editor), david.klinger@marquette.edu. We’re back. After enduring one of the most heartbreaking seasons in recent Marquette basketball history and possibly the most suspenseful, frustrating, yet thrilling month of March for a team that didn’t qualify for a postseason tournament, we can exhale, unwind in our chairs, and not only say that we made it, but hey, it was worth it too. Hair-thinning, stomach-turning, … Continue reading 2014-15 Marquette Basketball Season Preview

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

Year in Review: John Dawson (FORMAL RANT ALERT!)

We’re starting a “Year In Review” series, in which we review how awesome or horrendous or spectacular or spectacularly frustrating each player’s season was. And no, we did not copy Anonymous Eagle’s “Player Reviews” series. Okay, maybe we did. WE’LL MAKE SOME CHANGES ALRIGHT!?!? Anyways, we’ll go by ascending class order, and by alphabetical order in those classes. We already went against the rules and … Continue reading Year in Review: John Dawson (FORMAL RANT ALERT!)

DING DING, WE HAVE A WINNNERRR!

If you didn’t see the results of the poll, MarquetteNation.com won by steady amount of votes. Warriors-Weekly.com took second place by four votes, and FloorSlaps.com finished third. As of writing, there’s been sixty-two people to vote in the poll! So yeah, thanks guys! Celebratory pizza party at my place? No? Okay. We’ve already changed our Twitter handle to @mubbnation, since the jerks at @MarquetteNation never … Continue reading DING DING, WE HAVE A WINNNERRR!