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2019 Schedule
15-3, 2nd in Big East
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Marquette star Howard exits with back tightness

Marquette star Markus Howard, the nation's fourth-leading scorer at 25.8 points per game, exited after just three scoreless minutes due to lower back tightness.


No. 15 Marquette survives Georgetown despite Howard's injury

Sam Hauser scored a career-high 31 points, Theo John tied a career-high with 14 points, and No. 15 Marquette held on to beat Georgetown 74-71 on Tuesday night despite Markus Howard -- the nation's fourth leading scorer -- playing just three scoreless...

John throws down monster slam (0:17)
Marquette's John skies for vicious slam (0:17)
Mourning gets up for emphatic 2-handed slam (0:15)
Joey Hauser's layup extends Marquette's lead in final minute (0:23)
Marquette's Anim gets floater to go for and-1 (0:20)
Powell hits 3-pointer to end 1st half (0:22)
Sam Hauser knocks down straightaway 3-pointer for Marquette (0:18)
Howard's 53 points sets Big East record in OT win (2:06)

Steve Wojciechowski, Marquette Golden Eagles

Marquette head coach Steve Wojciechowski reacts to his team's comeback win over Creighton, during which Markus Howard posted a school, career, and Big East record 53 points.

Howard's step-back 3 in OT marks 50 (0:18)
Marquette's 3-point prayer ties game at buzzer (0:27)
Anim soars in for the dunk (0:20)
Marquette's Howard drains long 3-pointer (0:17)
Marquette turns alley-oop into 3-pointer (0:20)
St. John's puts on dunk show to ice game (1:01)
St. John's and Marquette get into scuffle (0:26)
St. John's players combine for huge block (0:23)
Howard goes behind the back and drains 3-pointer (0:23)
Marquette's Howard breaks defender's ankles for 3-ball (0:15)
Markus Howard drops 40 in second half (1:25)
Perkins' big block leads to fast-break lay-in (0:21)
Hauser catches fire from 3 for Marquette (0:31)

Team Stats

Points Per Game79.6
Rebounds Per Game40.4
Assists Per Game14.5
Points Allowed68.8116th

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Tournament History

Final Fours3
Tournament Record41-33
Championship Seasons1977
Tournament Appearances32