Tag Archives: Basketball

CBS Sports’ Bill Raftery to speak at Marquette University’s Axthelm Lecture

News release, April 20, 2018

Note to media: Shortly before the lecture begins, Bill Raftery will be available for a group interview at 3:40 p.m. in the AMU Monaghan Ballrooms on Monday. MILWAUKEE — Bill Raftery, analyst for CBS Sports college basketball, will be the featured speaker at Marquette University’s 2018 Axthelm Lecture on Monday, April 23, at 4 p.m. […]


Marquette University signs seven-year agreement to play home games at Bucks’ new arena

News release, August 15, 2017

MILWAUKEE – The Milwaukee Bucks and Marquette University have signed a seven-year agreement in which Marquette’s men’s basketball team will play its home games at the Bucks’ new sports and entertainment arena, beginning with the 2018-19 season. The announcement was made at a press conference today on the main concourse of the new Bucks arena […]


**Photo/Video Opportunities** Marquette hosting its first-ever BIG EAST women’s basketball tournament

News release, February 28, 2017

What: At 10 a.m. on Thursday, March 2, Marquette women’s basketball coach Carolyn Kieger and student-athlete Natisha Hiedeman will be available for interviews at the Al McGuire Center (770 N. 12th St.) to preview the 2017 BIG EAST women’s basketball tournament. Marquette is hosting this year’s tournament, which begins at the Al McGuire Center on […]


ESPN film on Marquette basketball jersey to be screened in Milwaukee

News release, January 27, 2014

University alumnus, sitcom star premiered film at Sundance Film Festival MILWAUKEE – Marquette alumnus Danny Pudi will be on campus to screen Untucked, a documentary he directed for ESPN Film’s “30 for 30.” The film is about the history of the Marquette University’s men’s basketball jersey, specifically the famous uniform designed by basketball star Bo […]


PHOTO/VIDEO OPS: Marquette readies for NCAA tournament

News release, March 18, 2013

MILWAUKEE – The Marquette University men’s basketball team has qualified for its eighth straight NCAA tournament appearance, and will play as a three seed against the 14th-seeded Davidson Wildcats Thursday, March 21, at 2:10 p.m. CT, at the Rupp Arena in Lexington, Ky. The game will be televised on truTV. There are a variety of […]