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2016 Schedule
20-13, 7th in Big East

Adam Reisinger ESPN.com 

Oregon's Elgin Cook said growing up in Milwaukee he modeled his game after some of the great Marquette players like Wes Matthews, Jimmy Butler and Jae Crowder.

Adam Reisinger ESPN.com 

Everyone wants a piece of Marquette big man Henry Ellenson, who could be a top 5 pick in June's draft.

Ford: Ellenson brings skill and athleticism to big man position (1:37)

Whom would Wolves draft at No. 6?

With ESPN's latest lottery generator placing Minnesota in that draft slot, our experts are split on the choice. Kevin Pelton likes Oklahoma senior Buddy Hield for his shooting, while Chad Ford prefers Marquette freshman Henry Ellenson for his defense. Top-10 mock draft (Insider)

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Wolves should take Ellenson at No. 5

Pre-lottery positioning has Minnesota drafting fifth in the first round. If so, Chad Ford likes Marquette freshman Henry Ellenson as a stretch-4 to play next to center Karl-Anthony Towns. Mock draft 6.0 (Insider)

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Bucks sign 30-year lease with arena owner

The Bucks have signed a 30-year lease -- totaling $45 million -- with the Wisconsin Center District, which will own the team's new arena.


Wisconsin Sports Awards: Wojo and Daniels

Marquette Basketball coach Steve Wojciechowski talks about Henry Ellenson's NBA future and gets excited over the 40-inch vertical of Packers defensive lineman Mike Daniels.

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

USC grad transfer Katin Reinhardt committed to Marquette earlier tonight, source confirmed to ESPN. Reinhardt was one of the top 10 transfers on the market. His commitment marks the second big pledge in a week for Marquette, joining four-star guard Markus Howard -- who reclassified to 2016 and committed to the Golden Eagles last weekend.

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55dJohn Gasaway

Ranking all 78 NCAA tournament champions

Villanova captured its second national title when Kris Jenkins hit a 3-pointer at the buzzer to beat North Carolina. Where do the 2016 Wildcats rank on the list of other NCAA tournament champs?

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Henry Ellenson to Wolves at No. 5?

If Minnesota drafts in that slot based on its record, Chad Ford sees the Marquette big man as a great complement to Karl-Anthony Towns. Ford's mock draft 5.0 (Insider)

Stats & Info

Frequent pairings of tourney teams

Including Monday night's matchup, only two teams have met each other more often than North Carolina and Villanova. The Tar Heels own the matchup in the six previous times the teams have played.

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Ellenson should be Suns' pick at No. 5

With ESPN's mock lottery generator awarding the Suns the fifth pick in June, Kevin Pelton writes that Marquette freshman Henry Ellenson would be the best player available plus a perfect fit for Phoenix. Top-10 mock lottery (Insider)


Marquette Basketball Hour

Head Coach Steve Wojciechowski joins Homer on the Marquette Basketball Hour to recap the Golden Eagles' season and discuss the future of their roster.

Big East players likely to enter NBA draft

  • Kris Dunn, PG, Jr., Providence
  • Henry Ellenson, F, Fr., Marquette
  • Isaiah Whitehead, SG, So., Seton Hall
Ford: Who will stay and go? (Insider)

Stats & Info

Most prospects preparing at home

Most of the top 10 NBA draft prospects have one thing in common: Their seasons are over. Whether they never made the field of 68 at all or if their tourney runs ended early, only two remain to chase the title.

Charlie Wojciechowski: Lockdown defender (0:20)
Friday Flashback: Marquette's untucked uniforms (2:58)

Marquette-Xavier Highlights

Marquette loses in the Big East quarterfinals 90-72 to (5) Xavier. Homer and Jim McIlvaine have the highlights.

Xavier takes down Marquette hard

The Musketeers did some serious handling of the Golden Eagles, winning 90-72. Trevon Bluiett led Xavier, knocking down 24 points with six rebounds. Box score

Tournament History

Final Fours3
Tournament Record41-32
Championship Seasons1977
Tournament Appearances31