Big East Preview: Providence, With PCBB1917.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 pcbb1917.com, a blog by Mike Hopkins covering Providence hoops. Get to know your enemy by reading their answers below. Lastly, we asked them to rank the Big … Continue reading Big East Preview: Providence, With PCBB1917.com

Providence Preview: Five Fouls

Editor: Dave Klinger. Photo: Marquette Athletics We chatted with Providence basketball guru Daniel James to preview tonight’s game against the Friars. It’s called Five Fouls, an article in which we argued which team has the better whatever–coach, star player, team, city, and all that. Link’s below! http://www.coxhub.com/articles/five-fouls-with-marquette-nation Tweet us your thoughts at @mubbnation, or comment below. Continue reading Providence Preview: Five Fouls

Roundtable: Marquette-Providence Preview

Dave Klinger, Editor. Photo: Mark Hoffman, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. We asked three Providence Friars basketball bloggers to participate in a roundtable-like, five-question discussion about tonight’s game. Enjoy the 2,500 words before tuning in at 6:00 PM CT on Fox Sports 1! Huge thanks to Mike Hopkins, Daniel James, and Undercover Friar for participating. Great answers, lots of fun. The link is below. http://www.vavel.com/en-us/ncaa/college-basketball/586885-roundtable-marquette-providence-preview.html (The article is … Continue reading Roundtable: Marquette-Providence Preview

Big East Preview, Predictions

Author: Dave Klinger (Editor), david.klinger@marquette.edu. Here we go again. For the second straight season, the Big East enters the year having lost more than it gained over the offseason. Last year, it lost a number of storied programs that had helped build the league into the perennial hardwood superpower it once was. Now, it loses some familiar standout players that barely kept the league afloat … Continue reading Big East Preview, Predictions

Big East Conference Predictions, Plus Pre-Season BE Awards

We’re still 24 days from the Marquette season opener, but since Big East Media Day is tomorrow, now seems like the right time to make our pre-season conference award predictions. The official preseason awards (as voted on by the coaches) come out tomorrow at 7:30 a.m, so in the spirit of the offseason, we’ll give out our own virtual and meaningless preseason awards – plus … Continue reading Big East Conference Predictions, Plus Pre-Season BE Awards