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

Vanderbilt Preview, With SB Nation’s Anchor of Gold

Dave Klinger (Photo: Marquette Athletics) It’s game day. Your Marquette Golden Eagles face the Vanderbilt Commodores tonight at the U.S. Naval Academy in the Veterans Classic tip-off at 5:30 CT on CBS Sports Network. In an effort to preview the opponent, we spoke with SB Nation’s Anchor of Gold. Why will Vanderbilt win? AOG: New Vanderbilt head coach Bryce Drew emphasizes defense and rebounding, and the latter is … Continue reading Vanderbilt Preview, With SB Nation’s Anchor of Gold

Three Questions For Friday’s Season Opener Versus Vandy

Dave Klinger (Photo: Marquette Athletics) Marquette faces Vanderbilt in its season opener this Friday at the United States Naval Academy. What questions remain unanswered as the Golden Eagles begin another season? How good is Sam Hauser? Freshman Sam Hauser earned praise from coaches over the offseason. Steve Wojciechowski is expecting FR Sam Hauser to have a big role this year: "He’s a guy that’s different than … Continue reading Three Questions For Friday’s Season Opener Versus Vandy

Big East Preview: Marquette

Dave Klinger, Eric Gebhart (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. For the last article in our series, we have a conversation with Eric Gebhart, a student, Marquette hoops fanatic, and big part of MarquetteNation.com. Let’s learn more about our team … Continue reading Big East Preview: Marquette

Big East Preview: St. John’s, With SB Nation’s Rumble In The Garden

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 Rumble In The Garden, a blog covering St. John’s hoops, among other sports. Get to know your enemy by reading their answers below. Lastly, we asked them to … Continue reading Big East Preview: St. John’s, With SB Nation’s Rumble In The Garden

Big East Preview: Seton Hall, With SHUHoops.com

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 SHUHoops.com, a blog covering Seton Hall basketball. Get to know your enemy by reading their answers below. Lastly, we asked them to rank the Big East. … Continue reading Big East Preview: Seton Hall, With SHUHoops.com

Big East Preview: Villanova, With SB Nation’s VU Hoops

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 VU Hoops, a blog from SB Nation covering Villanova basketball. Get to know your enemy by reading their answers below. Lastly, we asked them to rank the … Continue reading Big East Preview: Villanova, With SB Nation’s VU Hoops