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

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: DePaul, With Under The El

Editor, Dave Klinger (Photo: Morry Gash / AP) 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 Under The El, a blog covering DePaul hoops. Get to know your enemy by reading their answers below. Lastly, we asked them to rank the … Continue reading Big East Preview: DePaul, With Under The El

Big East Preview: Xavier, With SB Nation’s Banners On The Parkway

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 Banners On The Parkway, a blog from SB Nation covering Xavier hoops. Get yourself familiar with one of Marquette’s conference opponents by reading their answers below. … Continue reading Big East Preview: Xavier, With SB Nation’s Banners On The Parkway

PREVIEW: Golden Eagles Alumni VS. Armored Athlete

Dave Klinger, Editor. Photo: Michael Perez/AP The Golden Eagles Alumni team in The Basketball Tournament has advanced to the Super 16 in Philadelphia to face Armored Athlete tonight at 6 PM CT on ESPN2. Here’s the box score from the Golden Eagles’ first victory, a 95-92 nail-biter against the Illinois Hoopville Warriors. Here’s the box score from their 97-70 rout against the Spartan Heroes, a … Continue reading PREVIEW: Golden Eagles Alumni VS. Armored Athlete

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

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