Interview: Christian Vital Rising In Recruiting Rankings

Dave Klinger, Editor. Photo: CoxHub.com, New England Recruiting Report Marquette head coach Steve Wojciechowski visited earlier today Christian Vital, a three-star shooting guard from Queens, New York, and member of St. Thomas More School’s prep basketball team in Connecticut. Vital decommitted recently from UNLV and has since heard from UConn, Cincinnati, Dayton, Providence, Iowa, West Virginia, Alabama, Marquette, Butler, Louisville, and Tulsa, according to ESPN’s … Continue reading Interview: Christian Vital Rising In Recruiting Rankings

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

Summer Workouts — Pictures & Videos, Interviews With Wojo

Author: Dave Klinger (Editor), david.klinger@marquette.edu. Photo: Marquette Athletics. Summer has turned the corner and, sooner or later, so will Marquette hoops. In the meantime, Duane Wilson, Jajuan Johnson, Traci Carter, Sandy Cohen and Sacar Anim are participating in summer workouts at the Al McGuire Center (Luke Fischer is also in attendance, but he’s rehabbing his injured shoulder). Summer workouts are group drills and individual workouts … Continue reading Summer Workouts — Pictures & Videos, Interviews With Wojo

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

It’s Going To Be A Long Year

Author: Dave Klinger (Editor), david.klinger@marquette.edu. How could we make the same mistake twice in a row? I’m not saying Marquette is doomed. I’m not saying the team’s issues are completely unfixable. But as of now, three games into the season, it seems as if we overestimated the Golden Eagles’ potential for the second straight season. Oh, sure, we stated all the necessary precautions. We underlined … Continue reading It’s Going To Be A Long Year

Updates from Milwaukee Pro-Am

Yes, that ball went in. Every year, the Marquette basketball team participates in the Milwaukee Pro-Am, a summer league in the Milwaukee area for players at the college or professional level. It’s a scoring extravaganza due to the broad range of talent, lack of defense from all parties involved, and individual wishes to throw down emphatic dunks rather than, say, improve off-the-ball skills. The games … Continue reading Updates from Milwaukee Pro-Am

MARQUETTE DREAM TEAM CREATOR — 2000S/2010S EDITION

It’s a long, long offseason. Here are the ground rules: 1. We chose the five best players at each position from the 2000s and 2010s eras, since comparing¬†Dwyane Wade to Butch Lee and Darius Johnson-Odom to Glenn Anton Rivers and such wouldn’t be too fair. 2. Since we’re empty-handed at center and loaded at the forward and guard positions, we labeled the positions as point … Continue reading MARQUETTE DREAM TEAM CREATOR — 2000S/2010S EDITION