Found March 02, 2012 on Fox Sports Wisconsin:
MILWAUKEE There have been larger senior classes in Marquette University basketball history. And certainly, there have been more star-laden and high-profile classes than this year's. But undoubtedly, few have had as much of an impact on their teams as guard Darius Johnson-Odom and forward Jae Crowder, who will take to Al McGuire Court one last time Saturday when No. 8 Marquette hosts No. 11 Georgetown at the Bradley Center. Heading into that game, the duo has combined for 2,514 points, 784 rebounds, 369 assists and 310 three-pointers in two years. This season, they rank Nos. 1 and 2 on the team in scoring -- Johnson-Odom is averaging 18.3 points and Crowder 17.4. Crowder also leads the team in rebounding with 7.7 per game and is second in field-goal accuracy at 51.1 percent. The two players are the biggest reason the Golden Eagles are 24-6 overall and can finish 14-4 and second in the Big East with a victory Saturday. Not much was known about either player when they came to M...
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