Found April 01, 2014 on Fox Sports Wisconsin:
MILWAUKEE -- The past 10 days have been interesting for the Marquette men's basketball players, as the sudden departure of Buzz Williams to Virginia Tech left them in limbo. A return to normalcy began Tuesday when they learned Steve Wojciechowski was the school's pick as the next head coach of the Golden Eagles. The nine returning players stood behind their new coach as he was introduced and got a chance to hear him speak for the first time. "He definitely knows what we are trying to build here," Marquette guard Todd Mayo said. "I think he fits the program to a 'T'. He knows what we are expecting. We're trying to get back to what we usually do, and that's winning and getting back to the NCAA tournament. I feel good about this guy." Other players offered a similar reaction to the one given by Mayo, as they are excited and ready to get to work. "It's been a tough couple of days since Coach Williams left, but I think coach 'Wojo&...
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