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Five Point Play: Big East tournament preview edition

It’s been a while, but we’re back. The debut of the new Big East tournament begins Wednesday and we felt that warranted a Five Point Play. It’s been some time since Marquette has been so far removed from NCAA Tournament consideration when the annual trip to Madison Square Garden rolls around. The Golden Eagles need […]

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Five Point Play: Getting ready for Ohio State

Remember these? Thanks to our buddy and former Marquette Tribune co-worker, Matt Trebby, who is now working in Seattle, Paint Touches is proud to announce the return of Five Point Plays this season. We begin with a doozy, as Marquette puts its 27-game home winning streak on the line against Ohio State on Saturday afternoon. […]

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Five Point Play v2.2: Post-Maui Invitational analysis

After the Ohio State matchup aboard the Carrier Classic in Charleston, S.C. was cancelled, Marquette began its season at home with wins over Colgate and Southeast Louisiana. Buzz Williams’ group then traveled to Hawaii to take part in the Maui Invitational, where a last second buzzer-beater from Rotnei Clarke helped Butler to a 72-71 win […]

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Five Point Play v2.1: A way too early off-season outlook

The team Marquette hypothetically would put out on the court today will look significantly different from the team fans see at Marquette Madness. But that won’t keep us from taking a way too early look at the off-season, and where five Marquette analysts expect to see the most improvement from the team. A significant rule […]

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Five Point Play V19: NCAA Tournament Edition

It’s March Madness baby. Everyone’s favorite time of the college basketball season. It’s win or go home. Here is our Five Point Play previewing the NCAA Tournament. Also, attached is our bracket orchestrated by Mark Strotman, Andrei Greska and Mike Nelson. Click on the image for a closer look where you can actually read the […]

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