Found November 17, 2012 on Fox Sports Wisconsin:
MILWAUKEE -- Just how much can Marquette rely on the big duo of Chris Otule and Davante Gardner this season? "I think they can pay the rent," Marquette coach Buzz Williams said. "I think those two guys can pay the rent. We could probably rent a good house." As the Golden Eagles open up the Maui Invitational on Monday against Butler, it's been apparent that Otule and Gardner are ready to play a big and necessary role for the Golden Eagles. More importantly, they've shown that they are healthy, something that was only true for nine games last season. They've become Marquette's security blanket. When all else fails, throw it down to the post. And through two games, the Golden Eagles have had their offense stall often. Two of Marquette's top three leading scorers, Gardner is averaging 16.0 points and 6.5 rebounds per game, while Otule is scoring 10.5 points per game. "They've been outstanding, both of them," Williams said. "...
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