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Haanif Cheatham chooses Marquette over Cal, Hoyas

Coach Steve Wojciechowski’s first full recruiting class took another step forward on Friday afternoon when guard Haanif Cheatham, the No. 61 ranked recruit in the 2015 class, chose Marquette over Cal and Georgetown Friday afternoon in a press conference at his high school. At 6-foot-5 and 185 pounds, Cheatham possesses a nice mix of size […]

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Marquette 2015 recruiting update

We haven’t done any recruiting updates since Buzz Williams and the Marquette coaching staff left for Virginia Tech, in part because it was going to be a while until Steve Wojciechowski really hit the trail. He first needed to complete his coaching staff, which he has done the past month, adding Chris Carrawell, Brett Nelson and […]

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Buzz Williams and Marquette begin their quest for a third straight Sweet 16 this afternoon. (USA Today)

How the 2014 recruiting class can help Marquette

Marquette’s season officially ended Sunday night around 7:45, when the Golden Eagles were not one of the 19 teams selected for an at-large bid to the National Invitation Tournament. And while we’ll do plenty of analysis, review and opinion on this year’s 17-15 season, odds are most readers already are looking forward to next season. […]

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Luke Fischer, Buzz Williams’ big catch

If you listen closely, you can still hear the Marquette coaching staff letting out a giant sigh of relief after Luke Fischer announced his intentions to transfer to Marquette. The 6-foot-11 big man left Tom Crean and Indiana after one semester in Bloomington with a desire to play closer to home. It doesn’t get much […]

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Jeronne Maymon was Buzz Williams' first transfer, leaving Marquette in 2009. (USA Today)

How have Buzz Williams transfers fared post-MU?

Thanks to Twitter follower @sgriffin_87to98 for the idea to look into Marquette’s transfers during the Buzz Williams era. Williams hasn’t hit on each of his recruits — what college coach has? — and some have seen success at other schools, while others seem to have disappeared. Let’s jump right into it: *The year in parentheses […]

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