Marquette is rewarding coach Buzz Williams with a new contract after he led the Golden Eagles on their longest NCAA tournament run since 2003.
Ignoring any hard feelings about his abrupt departure for Indiana, Tom Crean returned to Marquette and was inducted into its sports hall of fame along with Dwyane Wade and the rest of the 2003 Final Four men's basketball team on Saturday night.
You may not know Buzz Williams' face (or even his name), but those who know this unknown say Marquette made a good choice in picking him to take over when Tom Crean left, writes Adam Rittenberg.
Tom Crean's departure felt like a kick in the stomach at Marquette.
Indiana has hired Marquette coach Tom Crean as its new head coach.
Jerel McNeal scored 21 points and Marquette held Seton Hall scoreless over the final five minutes of a 67-54 victory Wednesday night in the opening round of the Big East tournament.
Dominic James scored 25 points, and Lazar Hayward added 15 points and nine rebounds to lead No. 21 Marquette to an 85-75 victory over Villanova on Monday night.
Jerel McNeal had 20 points and Dominic James added 18 to lead Marquette in a never-in-doubt 91-61 semifinal victory over Oklahoma State.
Marquette sophomore G Dominic James will withdraw from the NBA draft and return to school, Marquette coach Tom Crean told ESPN.com Sunday.
Jerry Smith hit a 3-pointer as time expired to give Louisville a 61-59 comeback victory over Marquette on Saturday night.
Sammy Mejia scored 18 points and Draelon Burns hit a pair of free throws with 26 seconds left Wednesday night as DePaul held on for a 72-67 victory over Marquette.
Dominic James snapped out of his shooting slump, scoring 21 to help Marquette beat No. 21 West Virginia 81-63 on Saturday.
Dominic James scored 17 points and Jerel McNeal had 15 to lead No. 22 Marquette to a 68-46 victory over Maryland-Baltimore County on Saturday.
Jerel McNeal, Wesley Matthews and Dominic James combined for 44 points to lead No. 20 Marquette to a 65-48 victory over Delaware State.
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Dominic James scored a season-high 25 points and led a late surge to help No. 13 Marquette beat No. 9 Duke 73-62 on Tuesday night in the championship game of the CBE Classic.