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Head coach Buzz Williams of the Marquette Golden Eagles (Photo by Mike McGinnis/Getty Images)

Rothstein: Monday Morning Notebook; Marquette, Ohio State, Duke & More

I respect the heck out of Buzz Williams as a coach and have always marveled at how he’s gotten the maximum out of every team he’s coached. But this particular Marquette squad was overrated by many people, including myself.

12/23/2013

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Syracuse Flattens Marquette, Orange March Into Final Four

Syracuse held Marquette to just 39 points as the Orange advanced into the Final Four.

03/30/2013

Baye Keita of the Syracuse Orange reacts after defeating the Indiana Hoosiers during the East Regional Round of the 2013 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at Verizon Center on March 28, 2013 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Big East Foes Syracuse And Marquette Ready To Battle For Final Four Place

Big East enemies Syracuse and Marquette ready for an Elite Eight fight. Only one will be left standing and into the Final Four.

03/30/2013

Davante Gardner #54 of the Marquette Golden Eagles celebrates a game-winning basket by teammate Vander Blue. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Marquette Rallies From 9-Point Deficit To Avoid Major Upset, Defeat Davidson

Vander Blue’s layup with one second left capped Marquette’s rally from a nine-point deficit and gave the third-seeded Golden Eagles a 59-58 victory over Davidson on Thursday in the NCAA Tournament.

03/21/2013

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Breaking Down The NCAA Tournament Bracket

Here’s the breakdown on NCAA tournament favorites, dark horses and underdogs.

03/18/2013

D'Angelo Harrison (credit: Chris Chambers/Getty Images)

Seven Schools Splitting From The Big East To Form Basketball-Only Conference

Seven schools are leaving The Big East to form a new basketball conference.

12/15/2012

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Rothstein Files: Crean, Indiana Ready To Meet Expectations

Indiana returns five starters from last year’s Sweet 16 team that won 27 games and split with national champion Kentucky.

09/12/2012

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Rothstein Files: Big East Tournament Preview

Despite some theories that a double bye could hurt Syracuse, it’s difficult to see Jim Boeheim’s team not playing Saturday night for a Big East title.

WFAN–03/06/2012

Steve Novak (Photo by Chris Trotman/Getty Images)

Hartnett: The Rise Of Knicks Sharpshooter Steve Novak

Jeremy Lin isn’t the only Knicks player to battle his way back to the NBA after being forced to pave his way through the D-League.

WFAN–03/01/2012

Moe Harkless

No. 25 Marquette Pulls Away From St. John’s

Davante Gardner had career bests with 22 points and 15 rebounds to lead No. 25 Marquette to an 83-64 win over St. John’s on Wednesday night.

WFAN–01/11/2012

Michael Kidd-Gilchrist of the Kentucky Wildcats celebrates during their 69-62 win over the Louisville Cardinals at Rupp Arena. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Rothstein Files: Monday Morning College Hoops Notebook

Some people told me I was crazy when I made that statement prior to Kentucky’s win over Louisville on Saturday but when you watch “MKG” play, it’s tough not to see why he’s more valuable than anyone else in college basketball.

WFAN–01/02/2012

Syracuse Orange fans look on after their team was defeated by the Marquette Golden Eagles during the third of the 2011 NCAA men's basketball tournament at Quicken Loans Arena on March 20, 2011 in Cleveland, Ohio. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

NCAA Tournament: 11 Bids Turning Into Big East Bust

The second week of the NCAA tournament will be sprinkled with the typical blend of favorites and underdogs, the familiar and the obscure, with a notable lack of Big East flavor in that mix.

WFAN–03/21/2011

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Marquette Knocks Off Syracuse 66-62

Darius Johnson-Odom’s 3-pointer with 27 seconds left snapped a tie and gave Marquette a 66-62 win over Syracuse on Sunday night that put the Golden Eagles into the NCAA tournament’s round of 16

WFAN–03/20/2011