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For current information on this topic, see 2009–10 Marquette Golden Eagles men's basketball team.
Marquette Golden Eagles
Marquette Golden Eagles athletic logo

University Marquette University
Conference Big East
Location Milwaukee, WI
Head coach Buzz Williams (2nd year)
Arena Bradley Center
(Capacity: 19,000)
Nickname Golden Eagles
Colors Blue and Gold


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Home jersey
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Team colours
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Away jersey
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Team colours
NCAA Tournament champions
NCAA Tournament Final Four
1974, 1977, 2003
NCAA Tournament appearances
1955, 1959, 1961, 1968, 1969, 1971, 1972, 1973, 1974, 1975, 1976, 1977, 1978, 1979, 1980, 1982, 1983, 1993, 1994, 1996, 1997, 2002, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010

The Marquette Golden Eagles Basketball team is the basketball team that represents Marquette University in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. The school's team currently competes in the Big East Conference. The team last played in the NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Tournament in 2009. The Golden Eagles were coached by Tom Crean until April 1, 2008. Buzz Williams was hired to replace him. Marquette maintains rivalries and highly-anticipated games with several other schools, including the University of Wisconsin–Madison, University of Louisville, University of Notre Dame, University of Pittsburgh, and DePaul University. The team plays its home games at the Bradley Center in downtown Milwaukee, where the Milwaukee Bucks NBA team also plays. The team was ranked 10th in average attendance among NCAA Division 1 teams in 2009.


NCAA Tournament results

The Golden Eagles have appeared in 27 NCAA Tournaments. Their combined record is 34–28.

Year Result
1955 Elite Eight
1959 Regional Fourth Place
1961 First Round
1968 Regional Third Place
1969 Elite Eight
1971 Regional Third Place
1972 Regional Fourth Place
1973 Regional Third Place
1974 Runner Up
1975 First Round
1976 Elite Eight
1977 National Champions
1978 First Round
1979 Sweet Sixteen
1980 First Round
1982 Second Round
1983 First Round
1993 First Round
1994 Sweet Sixteen
1996 Second Round
1997 First Round
2002 First Round
2003 National Semifinals
2006 First Round
2007 First Round
2008 Second Round
2009 Second Round

Warriors/Golden Eagles in the NBA

Current roster

No. Position Year Player
1 United States G So Darius Johnson-Odom
2 United States G Sr Maurice Acker
5 Canada G Fr Junior Cadougan
10 Venezuela G Sr David Cubillan
12 United States F Fr Erik Williams
21 United States F Jr Joseph Fulce
No. Position Year Player
23 United States F Jr Dwight Buycks
32 United States F Sr Lazar Hayward
33 United States F Jr Jimmy Butler
42 United States F So Chris Otule
45 United States F Jr Robert Frozena
55 Senegal C Fr Youssoupha Mbao

See also

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