Tag Archives: Bubble

There’s never been a better time for the CBB Champion’s League

Not this again, you’re muttering to yourself. I get it, I get it. My lonely crusade to “soccerfy” the non-conference portion of the college basketball season has pretty much been met with shrugged shoulders from fans and media alike. But it’s different now. The COVID-19 pandemic has turned the sporting world on its head, and […]

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Bid probabilities for all bubble teams

I mapped out what Marquette had to do to get a bid and we are breaking down who you need to root for on a daily basis, but there’s so many teams on this year’s bubble, that even with the guides it can get a bit challenging to keep it all together.  So with the […]

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TBW Viewing Guide ’18: Who to root for tonight

I resisted as long as I could, but sometimes you just got to give the people what they want. And boy do they want this. Paint Touches will be regularly updating this viewing guide to let Marquette fans know which games you need to be paying attention to, and which teams to send prayers for and […]

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Playing with RPI Wizard after the Storming of the Kohl Hole

Rejoice Marquette faithful, for we have witnessed the completion of another successful Badger Hate Week, the holiest week in the Marquette basketball calendar. The Badger has seen his shadow is unlikely to arise from his Kohl Hole for many months…or at least until its next game for another round of whack a mole. Some may […]

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Marquette is a Stone Cold Lead Pipe Lock

Sometime after Marquette closed out the regular season with a convincing victory over Creighton, a new consensus started bubbling up on Twitter that Team Bubble Watch shouldn’t be counting its chickens just yet, and that another victory over Seton Hall would be necessary for lock status. It manifested itself in to these two blurbs from well-respected national […]

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TBW Viewing Guide: Who to root for tonight

After a two year hiatus, Marquette is reprising its role as Team Bubble Watch and that is a wonderful thing. During the first two years of the Wojo era, all but the most hopeful of Marquette fans knew that the Warriors were nowhere near the bubble this time of year. In the last year with […]

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