Marquette Basketball Stat of the Week

The last time these teams met in the Men’s Basketball Championship, it was the 1977 title game. And Marquette, under coach Al McGuire, beat North Carolina, under coach Dean Smith, 67-59 to win the national title. That was Al McGuire’s last game as head coach.

Fans out there who love basketball have to love this matchup this weekend. The reason is because there is so much history between the two teams and it shows with this stat. It goes all the way back to the legendary Al McGuire. He is one of, if not the greatest college basketball coaches of all time. I really think it will be a close game and will update you more this week as the campus and players are booming here in Milwaukee. All I know is that the Tar Heels better have their glasses on before the 3-goggles take over…

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