With the start of the season but a finger roll away, most of the national outlets have finalized their team and conference previews. I’m a sucker for sniffing out “narratives” and love to get a gauge into what the rest of the country sees when they look at this Marquette team. Turns out, most are […]
With the season just around the corner, Paint Touches is taking a look at the top 50 players in the Big East. Instead of doing a true top 50, we took the five best players from each team and ordered them one to fifty. Important to note, these are the five best players, not necessarily […]
Marquette’s 2016-’17 schedule is out, and Ryan Jackson takes a crack at how it may play out.
Opponent: Arizona State Mascot: Sun Devils Conference: Big East 14-15 Record: 18-16 (9-9) (Lost in second round of the NIT) 14-15 RPI: 102 14-15 KenPom: 63 Coach: Bobby Hurley (1st Season) Date: 11/24/15 Location: Barclays Center Departures from 14-15: Shaquille McKissic: Starting SF: 31.2 mpg, 12.4 ppg, 4.7 rpg, 1.7 apg, 1.6 spg, 0.2 bpg, […]
Opponent: LSU Mascot: Tigers Conference: SEC 14-15 Record: 22-11 (11-7) (Lost in 2nd Round of NCAA tournament) 14-15 RPI: 54 14-15 KenPom: 44 Coach: Johnny Jones (4th Season) Date: 11/23/15 Location: Barclay’s Center Departures from 14-15: Jarell Martin: Starting PF: 35.1 mpg, 16.9 ppg, 9.2 rpg, 1.8 apg, 1.2 spg, 0.7 bpg, 2.8 tpg, .269 […]