Posted January 04, 2013 on AP on Fox
After claiming a dramatic victory in its Big East opener, Marquette will have its head coach back when it looks to win another early statement game against No. 15 Georgetown. It's not going to be an easy task with the Hoyas seeking their eighth straight victory after a two-week layoff. The Golden Eagles, however, will try to extend their 17-game winning streak at home - the sixth-longest streak in the nation - and beat Georgetown for the fifth time in six tries in Milwaukee on Saturday. Marquette coach Buzz Williams will be back on the bench after serving a one-game, school-imposed suspension as part of the program's self-imposed sanctions for a recruiting rules violation. The Golden Eagles (10-3, 1-0 Big East) improved to 8-0 at home this season with a thrilling 82-76 overtime victory over Connecticut on Tuesday after Junior Cadougan hit a 25-footer at the buzzer to force overtime. "I'm just ecstatic because I feel like we've turned a corner into who we ar...
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