- n French missionary who accompanied Louis Joliet in exploring the upper Mississippi River valley (1637-1675)
- n a town on Lake Superior on the Upper Peninsula in northwest Michigan
- Drew Neitzel in Forbes
We were looking forward to playing a team that doesn't really know our stuff much,Neitzel said. "Then we drew Marquette with coach Crean, so that's kind of out the window."
- Rick Pitino in International Herald Tribune
We certainly follow the standings,Pitino said. "Our players know Connecticut beat Marquette and will play Pittsburgh again. They understand that."
- Mike Brey in USA Today
We're not going to win many games scoring 64 or 61 points like we did the last two, and we had some empty possessions in the last four minutes that really hurt us,Irish coach Mike Brey said. "Marquette made big plays. Veteran guys made big...