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13-5, 1st in Big East
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5 storylines to watch unfold in 2017-18

Can Tennessee return to the days of old? How quickly will UConn adjust to adding Azurá Stevens to the lineup? And are we all underestimating defending NCAA champ South Carolina? We tackle the biggest questions looming for the 2017-18 season.

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Quinnipiac upsets Marquette in NCAA opener

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 Tour

First-half buzzer-beater helps Marquette to Big East title (1:00)
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Ohio State reclaims final host seed

Another major conference championship game, another change in the bracket. Marquette's upset of DePaul in the Big East championship paved the way for Ohio State to return to the top-16 seeds.

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Bracketology: DePaul's loss is Ohio State's gain

Marquette's upset of No. 17 DePaul in Tuesday's Big East championship game knocked the Blue Demons out of the top-16 seeds. Ohio State returned as an early-round host. Marquette remained a No. 7 seed.

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Marquette tops DePaul for 1st-ever Big East title

Natisha Hiedeman scored 28 points and Amani Wilborn added 20 points to help Marquette secure a trip to the NCAA tournament with an 86-78 victory over DePaul on Tuesday to win the Big East crown.

Dana O'Neil ESPN Senior Writer 

Feels like Villanova should be up by about 20. Kind of a hum drum energy effort so far. Marquette shooting 56 percent from the arc not helping Cars effort.

Dana O'Neil ESPN Senior Writer 

Josh Hart ruins Villanova perfect game. Had connected on first six shots. Now a mere 8 of 9 and up 10.

Dana O'Neil ESPN Senior Writer 

Courtside for Villanova-Marquette. Wildcats coming off loss to Butler. Wildcats haven't lost back to back games since the end of the 2013 season. Course they've only lost 14 altogether since.


Marquette women beat No. 22 Oregon State, 74-73

Natisha Hiedeman and Allazia Blockton combined for 47 points and Amani Wilborn's layup with 13 seconds left lifted the Marquette women to a 74-73 upset of No. 22 Oregon State on Tuesday night.

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DePaul's Jenkins is Big East player of the year

The Big East named DePaul's Chanise Jenkins its player of the year and Doug Bruno its coach of the year, with Marquette's Allazia Blockton taking top freshman honors.


No. 19 DePaul women beat Marquette 98-65

Jessica January had 23 points on 10-of-12 shooting and handed out nine assists on Saturday as No. 19 DePaul closed the season with its eighth straight win 98-65 over Marquette.