• Sun. May 26th, 2024

NEW YORK – The Marquette men’s basketball team doesn’t care what you think.

Picked to finish near the bottom in the BigEast , the Golden Eagles just won the first outright title in school history with the most wins ever in the conference.

What about most of the pundits picking fourth-seeded Connecticut to steamroll to the league tournament title at Madison Square Garden, despite MU being the top seeding and the sixth-ranked team in the country?

Well, the Golden Eagles just scrapped their way to a tension-filled 70-68 victory over the Huskies on Friday and will play in the Big East title game for the first time since joining the conference in 2005.

PureSportsNY: Vernon McKenzie

By Vernon McKenzie

Graduate of New Institute Of Technology with a BA in Communications with a focus on Television Radio. Owner and Executive Producer of PureSportsNY

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