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Wednesday, March 7, 2012
I'm not dumb enough to pretend this is going to go away,” Ryan Braun said after winning his appeal of a positive drug test and avoiding a 50-game suspension. Indeed, Dino Laurenzi Jr., who collected Braun's urine sample, was just as forceful...
02.21.2012 | | Posted at 03:33 PM
By Nicole
edit: added a new Marquette article from SI published today   I've been reading some really good stuff lately, so I wanted to pass on the links...   Marquette's basketball team has been getting a lot of ink lately. Folks are expecting them to do big things in the Big East and NCAA tournaments. This NBC Sports article says they're a sleeper pick to make it to the Final Four. I can't find it anymo...
Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2012
Slim Pickens, in Blazing Saddles, twanged it best: “What in the wahd, wahd world of sports is a-goin' on here?” Three weeks ago the Bucks were on a roll—six wins in eight games, including two over Miami—and playing with energy and...
02.16.2012 | | Posted at 08:49 PM
By Nicole
Marquette announced today that Hall of Famer Hank Aaron will be the commencement speaker for their Spring graduation ceremony. Aaron will also be receiving an honorary doctor of humane letters degree. A former Milwaukee Brewer and Milwaukee Brave, Aaron is legendary in Milwaukee doesn't make too many public appearances. He does some work with the Brewers and their big ticket events will sometimes ...
02.08.2012 | | Posted at 10:50 PM
By Nicole
For a rather small school, Marquette has long made waves in the uniform community with some of their outlandish looks. From sporting vertical striping down one side, to a bumble bee look. to camo long before camo was cool,to the powder blues that have periodically surfaced over the years, Marquette is actually usually on the fore-front of uniform changes for a school with a small profile and even ...
Wednesday, Feb. 8, 2012
What a tough weekend for the state's big-time basketball teams. Marquette's seven-game winning streak ended when the defense disappeared at Notre Dame. Wisconsin's six-game roll...
01.16.2012 | | Posted at 11:13 PM
By Nicole
In a time when it seems every time you turn on a sporting event you get a drama-filled story instead, I'm a little surprised I haven't heard more about the path Jae Crowder has taken to Marquette before. Blog Ballin' is a Habit recently profiled Crowder and paints a pretty bleak picture of the extremely difficult path he took to Division 1 basketball. Crowder enrolled in a junior college with hope...
Wednesday, Oct. 12, 2011
Colleges listed in order of student population size:Milwaukee Area Technical College www.matc.edu 414-297-6282 Milwaukee, Wis., with campuses in Mequon, Oak Creek and West Allis Insti
Wednesday, Oct. 5, 2011

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The enduring appeal of Little Shop of Horrors is a testament to the fact that popular taste can develop an appetite for deliciously offbeat aesthetics. After all, a musical comedy about a large, sentient plant that feeds on human blood doesn't seem like something...
09.21.2011 | | Posted at 03:40 PM
By Nicole
The Marquette Tribune did an interesting article on what it takes to be a walk-on for the basketball team. It was so well done that it spawned a post on ESPN.com's College Basketball Nation blog. Marquette help walk-on tryouts following the graduation of uber-walk-on Rob Frozena. He's Marquette's only ever four-year walk-on. Frozena was a fan-favorite and the student section went nuts whenever he...

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