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Way-too-early Marquette minutes projections

There’s a lot I want to talk about in regards to the 2019 season, and I planned on doing that most of the summer. But the Hauser transfers just completely killed my vibe. Not that I don’t think there will be plenty to talk about both past, present and future, I just still haven’t gotten […]

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Where does Jayce Johnson fit for Marquette?

Why in the world is Marquette looking for a stationary 5?

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2019 Transfer Tracker: May 11th Edition

Welcome to Paint Touches’ 2019 Transfer Tracker. This list is our attempt at making sense of the hundreds of transfers that are bound to occur in the 2019 offseason. Every player on this list is a traditional transfer, which is to say that they will need to sit out the 2019-2020 season. If you’re looking […]

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2019 NCAA Free Agent Tracker: May 14th Edition

It’s back and better than ever! Welcome to the NCAA Free Agent Tracker. This is Paint Touches’ fifth year of covering the NCAA basketball graduate transfer market. Every player listed here is eligible for either the Graduate Transfer Exception or the Graduate Transfer Waiver, meaning they will be immediately eligible for their new teams in […]

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Synergy: Two areas to watch between Murray State and Marquette

Transition defense and spot up shooting may hold the keys to Marquette’s opening round matchup.

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How ‘easy’ have Ja Morant’s assists been?

Although they all count the same in the box score, not all assists are created equal. Driving past 3 defenders and dropping a dime for a slam gets you the same mark as making a 2 foot lateral pass behind the arc on a made bucket. In Marquette Scoop terminology, this is the prototypical “easy assist”. […]

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