Author Archives | Michael LoCicero

Marquette hits rock bottom in ugly loss to Iowa

Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy likes to say that statistics are for losers. Pick that or any similar adjective and it would adequately describe what Marquette did against Iowa for 36 minutes Thursday night. Believe it or not, the final score, 89-61, makes the game seem closer than what it was. The stats — […]

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Anderson, Johnson shine in season opener

Three takeaways from tonight’s 79-63 win over UT-Martin: Juan Anderson finally looks comfortable. It has been a tough three years for the former top-100 recruit. He started his career by being suspended three games for accepting a free playoff ticket for a Milwaukee Brewers playoff game and missed another game with a shoulder injury. He […]

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Matt Carlino says he’s comfortable at point, shooting guard

Matt Carlino’s biography on the Marquette web site lists him as a guard. The BYU transfer, who has one year of eligibility remaining, is expected to play both point and shooting guard in coach Steve Wojciehowski’s offense. In three seasons in Provo, he averaged 12.5 points, 4.6 assists and shot 44.5 percent from the field, […]

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