The Marquette Golden Eagles are searching for a new head coach this offseason, and one potential replacement is current Tennessee Volunteers head coach Cuonzo Martin. Martin just led his Volunteers to a surprising Sweet 16 appearance, and would fit very nicely with what Marquette is looking to do. According to reports, the Golden Eagles met with Martin on Sunday, and there appears...
Marquette senior forward Davante Gardner was named the Big East's Sixth Man of the Year on Monday, a day after being picked to the All-Big East second team.
Sixth-year senior center Chris Otule was also honored, receiving the Big East's Sportsmanship Award.
Gardner is the first player ever to win the award twice, as he also was named Big East Sixth Man of the Year after the 2012...
MILWAUKEE -- Though their paths to the school may have been different, Marquette's four seniors have all left their mark on the program.
Chris Otule has been around so long he's seen the Golden Eagles win eight NCAA tournament games. Davante Gardner and Jamil Wilson have been key cogs on two Sweet 16 trips and an appearance in the Elite Eight. After coming to Marquette as...
Chris Otule scored 14 points, and six other players scored in double figures as Marquette routed Ball State 91-53 in a nonconference game Tuesday night.
The Golden Eagles (7-4) led 42-24 at the half, but Ball State made a brief run to pull within 45-32. Marquette responded with a 17-2 run to open a 62-34 lead with 12:40 remaining.
The Golden Eagles dominated inside, scoring 56...
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December 18, 2013
If not for the relative ease of No. 25 Marquette's schedule thus far, the Golden Eagles' woeful offense might have cost them more than just one loss.
They'll likely have to improve considerably on Monday night to keep up with high-scoring Arizona State in Tempe.
The Golden Eagles (3-1) suffered their first loss with a 52-35 setback versus then-No. 10 Ohio State on Nov. 16, shooting...
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November 24, 2013
MILWAUKEE (AP) -- Chris Otule and Todd Mayo each scored 16points to help No. 25 Marquette withstand a scare from New Hampshire in a 58-53victory Thursday night.Jamil Wilson added nine points, three steals and two blocksfor the Golden Eagles (3-1), who shot just 32.7 percent (17 of 52) from thefloor -- including 13.6 percent (3 for 22) from 3-point range.Patrick Konan had 14 points...
Chris Otule and Todd Mayo each scored 16 points to help No. 25 Marquette withstand a scare from New Hampshire in a 58-53 victory Thursday night.
Jamil Wilson added nine points, three steals and two blocks for the Golden Eagles (3-1), who shot just 32.7 percent (17 of 52) from the floor - including 13.6 percent (3 for 22) from 3-point range.
Patrick Konan had 14 points and 10 rebounds...
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November 21, 2013