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Re-watching the final 5 minutes of MU vs. Georgetown

I know, I know, it’s been over 48 hours since the Marquette vs. Georgetown game ended, time to move on. But I can’t. Despite having played in three-consecutive one-possession games prior to Saturday’s thriller, this one was different. There wasn’t a true sense of closure and I keep replaying moments in my mind. I needed […]

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Solving the MU buzzer beating controversy

No, it’s not the one that everyone was talking about. I don’t have any other angles of the Carlino buzzer-beater, sorry. But Georgetown had a buzzer-beater of their own in the first half that turned out to be a big difference in the game. Check the video below, starting at the 1:40 mark. I’m not […]

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How ‘clutch’ are Marquette’s point guards?

With 20 seconds to go and Marquette down two against Creighton, I asked on Twitter who would get the last shot. The few responses I got pointed to Matt Carlino, who would go on to make those responders look wise.  Having not looked some stats a few days before, I figured he would get the last […]

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What’s up with Duane Wilson?

There’s no way to sugarcoat it. Duane Wilson is in one hell of an offensive slump. The 6-foot-3 redshirt freshman from Milwaukee was one of the biggest bright spots in the early goings of the Marquette season. He made acrobatic drives, drilled deep threes, was automatic from the charity stripe, and was an electrifying playmaker […]

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How Good was the Pilot of the Luke Fischer Show?

  In short, it was the best debut Marquette fans have seen in at least 14 seasons, possibly longer. Since the 2000-2001 season, 72 different players have donned the Marquette uniform and logged at least one minute of game time. During these 14 seasons, Marquette fans have witnessed the debuts of some of their greatest […]

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