A Definitive History About How #TheThing Became a Thing

Eric GebhartĀ (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

Fixing Marquette’s Seemingly Unfixable Problems

If you follow the #mubb hashtag on Twitter, or maybe just happened to witness the 75-68 heart-breaking, self-imploding, brain-exploding loss to New Mexico, it’s more than likely you’ve got an idea of what us fans are going through at this moment. First off, it’s a fact that about 87% of Marquette fans didn’t sleep last night. And the 13% who did had recurring nightmares of … Continue reading Fixing Marquette’s Seemingly Unfixable Problems

Marquette vs. New Mexico Preview

It’s no secret this is a must-win game. Sitting at cringe-worthy 7-4, Marquette has so far lost every test they’ve faced this season, and the schedule from hereon out won’t help much in building their tournament resume. I mean, sure, playing Georgetown, Creighton and Villanova will definitely factor into our RPI, but as of now, it’s the W’s that are going to get us a … Continue reading Marquette vs. New Mexico Preview

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

Marquette Madness Recap (MU Weekend Series Pt. 2)

This is part two of our “Marquette Weekend” series – for part one, click here. As previously stated, Marquette Madness was an all-around awesome night, inflicting excitement, hope and promise all around for the upcoming season. One shouldn’t try to look at the event with an inclination for analysis, as most of the scrimmage stats are misleading due to the lack of defense. Sure, it … Continue reading Marquette Madness Recap (MU Weekend Series Pt. 2)