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Dammit. Just dammit. On one hand I'm glad Marquette solidified their NCAA chances to give the Big East 11 teams (et tu Villanova?) in the dance. But why, why, WHY did it have to come at our expense? Maybe this will knock the guys back to reality and motivate them. We can only hope. Of course, what EVERYONE else is talking about is the Rutgers/St. John's game. It's all covered inside.
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What You May Have Missed:
Offensive Coordinator Dana Holgorsen - Mountaineer TV
Offensive coordinator Dan Holgorsen met recently with media at the Touchdown Terrace inside Milan Puskar Stadium.
Behind the Scenes - Mountaineer TV
Take a behind-the-scenes look at the West Virginia University men’s basketball team at the 2011 Big East Championships at Madison Square Garden in New York City. Brought to you by Northeast Natural Energy.
Bracketology - ESPN
Now #6 in the East
College Basketball Bubble Watch - ESPN
11 locks now
Bracket Watch - Andy Glockner - SI.com
#5 West here
Darius Johnson-Odom's clutch shots lead Marquette past West Virginia - ESPN
Recap, stats, photos and video
One and done - Charleston Gazette
Finishing kick lifts Marquette over WVU
Mountaineers Out Early In New York - WVMETRONEWS.COM
Recap, gallery and a couple videos
VIDEO: Postgame Reaction to WVU's Loss to Marquette - WVillustrated.com
Huggs, KJ, JFlow and Deniz
WVU Postgame Interview: Marquette - BGN
Transcript of the postgame interview of WVU head coach Bob Huggins and junior forward Kevin Jones following the Mountaineers' loss to Marquette in the Big East Tournament
Around the League (and Beyond):
What's On Tap:
The Big East Men's Basketball Championship from Madison Square Garden
Marquette Golden Eagles vs. (14) Louisville Cardinals - Preview - ESPN
9:00 tonight on ESPN
Video of Interest:
Video of (Dis)Interest:
Here's an attempt to cheer you up after last night's loss:
Today's Miss Throwdown is California model Cynthia Harmon. Click on her pic for today's gallery (the gallery is at the bottom of linked page, after interview).
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