Nova holds off No. 18 Marquette!
Despite a late rally by Markus Howard, No. 15 Villanova hangs on late for a big conference win! #NovaNation
Markus Howard vs. Creighton: 18 pts, 6-16 FG (2-7 3FG), 4-4 FT, 4 ast, 4 tov
Myles Powell vs. Creighton: 12 pts, 3-16 FG (1-11 3FG), 5-6 FT, 2 ast, 4 tov
If Ty-Shon Alexander isn't a lock for your Big East All-Defensive Team and in your DPOY convo you're not paying attention.
Markus Howard breaking the Big East all-time scoring record in a meaningless 3 at the buzzer is a harshly poetic
end 3 game losing streak vs @MarquetteMBB
? In 1st meeting Marquette led by Markus Howard’s 29 won 71-60 . How tough is the @BIGEASTMBB
just look at the teams on the bottom / St John’s & DePaul have some quality W’s yet r in the cellar .
Are we ready yet to insert Ty-Shon Alexander into serious consideration for the Big East DPOY race?
Markus Howard: 18 points, 6-16 FG, 4 turnovers
Myles Powell: 12 points, 3-16 FG, 4 turnovers
Two preseason All-Americans and NPOY candidates have been completely shut down.
Markus Howard becomes the Big East's all-time leading scorer on a buzzer 3 ... to cut the final deficit to one.
FINAL: Villanova 72, Marquette 71
Slow shooting start dooms #mubb despite a hard-fought comeback.
Markus Howard is your new all-time leading scorer in Big East history.
Pretty cool moment in the postgame handshake line. Markus Howard did most of the talking in a prolonged exchange with Jay Wright. According to Jay, Howard told him he enjoyed competing against him for the last 4 years. Jay jokingly indicated the feeling wasn’t mutual.
After scoring 24 on the road in Philadelphia, Markus Howard is the #BIGEASThoops all-time leading scorer.
Hear from the senior as he reflects on his journey into the history books.
I remember Markus Howard leading Marquette to back to back final fours like Frank Kaminsky. https://t.co/MIWrF7PtG8
Congrats to Markus Howard on setting Big East scoring record. Side bonus was the young people getting to see some Lawrence Moten highlights tonight. Moten was so damn good. Made it look so easy.
Markus Howard just passed Andrew Rowsey for the most career made three point field goals by a #mubb player.
Marquette's Markus Howard breaks former Syracuse star Lawrence Moten's Big East scoring record.
Markus Howard became the Big East’s all-time leading scorer in #Marquette's 72-71 loss to Villanova
NEW ON AE: Yeah, Marquette lost by 1. The lesson as always: Don’t give up 9-0 runs to start the second half.
Oh, and Markus Howard broke the Big East career scoring record on an absolutely meaningless shot. #mubb https://t.co/KexRstVtOz
This is the shot that pushed Markus Howard past former #Syracuse star Lawrence Moten to become the new Big East all-time leading scorer. https://t.co/eIVRPox9Nb
After setting the Big East points record tonight, Markus Howard is now 51 points away from being the All Time leading scorer in total points in Big East History. Could take 2 or even 3 games, but with Creighton being Marquette's next opponent it might only take 1.
No. 15 Villanova Holds off Markus Howard, No. 18 Marquette in Narrow Win: After three straight losses, the No. 15 Villanova Wildcats finally corrected course, defeating No. 18 Marquette, 72-71, Wednesday night in… https://t.co/oqFoQTycEO
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i hate markus howard but the kid is a BALLER and this record proves it