Marquette, Wisconsin Face Tough NCAA Tournament Roads

The NCAA Tournament field was announced on Sunday and both the Marquette Golden Eagles and Wisconsin Badgers will be playing for a National Championship. Granted, the likelihood of either team actually winning the title is very close to zero. But hey! Stranger things have happened. Let’s take a look at each team’s road to cutting down the […]

Do or Die Time for Marquette

The Marquette Golden Eagles have an incredibly important game this Saturday. I’m going to discuss this in a moment, but first I need to go on a brief tangent. I started contributing to the Racine County Eye two years ago. This is an incredibly opportunity that allows me to improve as a writer and hone my perspectives. […]

Marquette Basketball Sees Major Breakthrough

Fun Fact: Only twice in the illustrious history of Marquette Basketball have the Golden Eagles/Warriors defeated the #1 team in the country. I learned this factoid last night after Marquette shocked the college basketball world by defeating the defending champion #1 Villanova Wildcats.* This victory could not have happened at a better time. *Marquette’s other win versus […]

Badgers and Golden Eagles Turning Things Around

The last time the State of Wisconsin failed to send a team to the NCAA Tournament was way back in 1998. This impressive streak might end this season as the Wisconsin Badgers and Marquette Golden Eagles conduct their respective rebuilds. Yet despite some ugly losses and inconsistent play, a recent resurgence from both teams is providing hope that the Badger State […]