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Coach Brett Nelson is looking to plant his roots at Marquette. (Photo courtesy of Marquette Athletics)

Brett Nelson looking to make Marquette home

The life of a college assistant coach is anything but sedentary. Whether it’s a head coaching change at the previous institution, poor performance or simply a leap towards the next step in the coaching dream, moving from house to house, city to city and state to state often, is part of the job. Even by those […]

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Dick Enberg’s “Coach” Returns to Milwaukee

While Al McGuire was still head coach at Marquette, Dick Enberg actually didn’t like him. Broadcasters usually meet with coaches at practice the day before a game and go over strategies so they can gain some insight into the team. Enberg’s problem was that McGuire never was at practice. After three or four years of […]

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March 11 Bracket Update

Last Four In USF Ole Miss Drexel Seton Hall   Last Five Considered NC State Marshall Iona Miami Cal   No. 1 seeds (in order) Kentucky Syracuse North Carolina Missouri   No. 2 seeds (in order) Kansas*  Michigan State* (if MSU beats Ohio State, it moves ahead of Kansas and possibly Missouri) Duke Ohio State […]

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March 10 Bracket

March 10 Bracket

Big East: 9

Big 12: 6

Big 10: 6

ACC: 5

SEC: 5

Mountain West: 4

Atlantic 10: 3

West Coast: 3

Missouri Valley: 2

Colonial: 2

Conference USA: 2

 

Last Four In

USF

Ole Miss

NC State

Drexel

 

First Four Out

Cal

Miami

Seton Hall

Iona

 

Next Four Out

Marshall

Oregon

Oral Roberts

Washington

 

Published by: Michael LoCicero (@michaellocicero) and Michael Wottreng (@MWottreng)

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Marquette’s computer profile (as of Feb. 19)

Positives (based on top 12 teams in Paint Touches Feb. 19 bracket (bit.ly/yrKM90): Road/neutral games: MU (9-4), Michigan State (5-5), Ohio State (5-4), Michigan (5-7), Georgetown (6-4) Non conference SOS: MU (98), Missouri (277), Michigan (196), Ohio State (94) Worst loss: MU (at LSU, RPI: 61), Georgetown (at Pittsburgh, RPI: 80), Michigan (at Iowa, RPI: […]

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