October 20, 2014

Marquette tabbed as Big East favorites

A preseason coaches poll has the Buzz Williams’ Marquette Golden Eagles favored to win the Big East Conference this season.

The Golden Eagles shared the conference title last season.  Georgetown was picked to finish second and newcomer Creighton is third.

Marquette senior Devante Gardner was named to the Big East preseason first team.

The Golden Eagles return two starters from last years team.