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Thu, 23 Mar 2017 15:37:00 EDTMarquette University sophomore women's basketball player Allazia Blockton has been selected as a 2017 Women's Basketball Coaches Association (WBCA) All-Region 4 honoree and is now a nominee for the 2017 WBCA Division I Coaches All-America Team, the WBCA announced this afternoon.
Sat, 18 Mar 2017 15:59:00 EDTQuinnipiac coach Tricia Fabbri walked across the court after the final buzzer, her arms in the air as she looked toward the Bobcats' fan base. ''Welcome to March Madness,'' Fabbri said. And welcome to the second round, Quinnipiac. Jennifer Fay scored 20 points and 12th-seeded Quinnipiac held on in a frantic final minute to upset fifth-seeded Marquette 68-65 on Saturday in a Stockton Region first-round game at the NCAA Tournament. The Bobcats (28-6) led by 19 points midway through the third quarter, saw the lead cut to two late but prevailed when Natisha Hiedeman's 3-pointer for Marquette rimmed out as time expired.
Tue, 14 Mar 2017 15:59:00 EDTThe Marquette University women's basketball team has earned a No. 5 seed in the Stockton Region of the 2017 NCAA Division I Women's Basketball Championship and will face No. 12 seed Quinnipiac on Saturday, March 18 at the Watsco Center on the campus of the University of Miami in Coral Gables, Florida
Tue, 14 Mar 2017 14:36:00 EDTMarquette University fans traveling with the men’s and women’s basketball teams for the postseason this weekend will have the opportunity to attend several events leading up to this weekend’s games in Greenville, S.C. and Miami, Fla., respectively.
Mon, 13 Mar 2017 18:38:00 EDTAs winners of the 2017 BIG EAST Tournament, the Marquette University women's basketball earns the league's automatic bid to the 2017 NCAA Division I Women's Basketball Championship and will face Quinnipiac in the first round in Coral Gables, Florida on Saturday, March 18.
Tue, 07 Mar 2017 22:58:00 EDTMarquette earns its first conference tournament title since joining the BIG EAST in advance of the 2004-05 campaign, and the Golden Eagles punch their ticket to the NCAA Tournament for the first time since 2011.
Mon, 06 Mar 2017 17:43:00 EDTWith the victory, No. 3 seed Marquette clinches a spot in the conference title game for the first time since joining the BIG EAST prior to the 2005-06 campaign. The triumph over CU also marks the fifth time this season that head coach Carolyn Kieger's squad has knocked-off a top-25 ranked team.
Sun, 05 Mar 2017 17:20:00 EDTMarquette used a balanced attack to surge past the Hoyas, as five players scored double figures including sophomores Dani King and Amani Wilborn, who each contributed double-doubles.
Sat, 04 Mar 2017 16:32:00 EDTAfter capping off the regular season with five consecutive victories, the Marquette University women's basketball team is set to compete in the 2017 BIG EAST Women's Basketball Tournament, Presented by Jeep. The Golden Eagles have clinched the tournament's No. 3 seed, and earned a first-round bye and have set themselves up for a matchup with No. 6 seed Georgetown
Wed, 01 Mar 2017 10:09:00 EDTThe BIG EAST Conference unveiled the 2017 postseason awards on Wednesday and a trio of Marquette University women's basketball players earned All-BIG EAST honors.
Mon, 27 Feb 2017 11:38:00 EDTBlockton was a crucial piece towards helping the Golden Eagles secure the No. 3 seed in the BIG EAST Conference Tournament. Marquette’s No. 3 ranking matches the program’s highest seeding in tournament history.
Sun, 26 Feb 2017 16:33:00 EDTAllazia Blockton led four double-digit scorers, tallying 16 points. Behind Blockton, Danielle King posted her first career double-double with 13 points and 10 rebounds.
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 12:09:00 EDTThe BIG EAST Tournament seeding is set for Marquette, but the Golden Eagles have one regular season game remaining and will host Villanova, Sunday at 2 p.m. Central time at the Al McGuire Center.
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 21:52:00 EDTThe Marquette women's basketball team won its fourth game in-a-row on Friday as the Golden Eagles topped Georgetown, 80-70.
Thu, 23 Feb 2017 14:08:00 EDTThe Marquette University women's basketball team is set to begin the final weekend of regular season play, as the squad welcomes Georgetown to the Al McGuire Center for a 7:00 p.m. Central time battle on Friday, Feb. 24.