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MU Explores New Rotation Against Providence

As the Marquette Golden Eagles took the court Thursday night at home against the Providence Friars, they did so in a rather unconventional fashion. Freshmen Jajuan Johnson and Deonte Burton were in the starting lineup, despite the fact that neither averaged more than 13 minutes per game in Marquette's first 20 contests
January 31, 2014  |  Discuss

Marquette shakes up lineup, downs Providence

Yes, Marquette's season has come down to desperate measures for desperate times and all that, but there was a method to coach Buzz Williams' radical lineup shakeup Thursday night. He started two freshmen, JaJuan Johnson and Deonte Burton, while substituting like a hockey coach in the 61-50 victory against Providence. Winners of five straight, the Friars may have been the...
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January 31, 2014  |  Discuss

Johnson with 14 as Marquette routes Samford 71-48

JaJuan Johnson scored 14 points and Marquette won its last tuneup before beginning Big East play by routing Samford, 71-48, on Saturday. Todd Mayo and freshman Deonte Burton had 13 points apiece for the Golden Eagles, which ruined a homecoming for Samford coach Bennie Seltzer, a former Marquette assistant. The top four scorers for the Golden Eagles came off the bench with Marquette...
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December 28, 2013  |  Discuss

JaJuan Johnson scores 14 as Marquette routs Samford 71-48

MILWAUKEE, Wis. (AP) -- JaJuan Johnson scored 14 points and Marquette won its last tune-up before beginning Big East play by routing Samford, 71-48, on Saturday. Todd Mayo and Deonte Burton had 13 points apiece for the Golden Eagles (8-5). The top four scorers came off the bench with Marquette's reserves outscoring Samford's bench 50-12. Tim Williams scored 16 points and...
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
December 28, 2013  |  Discuss

Jajuan Johnson prepared to make immediate impact

MILWAUKEE -- The grin on Jajuan Johnson's face filled the Al McGuire Center. He could have just been happy to be at his first media day as a college basketball player, but it's hard to imagine the freshman guard didn't hear the praise his head coach gave him just minutes earlier. Marquette coach Buzz Williams didn't need much time to think after being asked which...
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October 25, 2013  |  Discuss
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