Marquette defeated St. John’s 3-1 to advance to its second straight Big East Tournament final, while Creighton swept Villanova to reach its seventh straight conference tournament title match.
Head coach Ryan Theis earned his 100th victory at Marquette on Saturday night. The Golden Eagles swept their way past Illinois State to reach the milestone.
3rd-ranked Wisconsin played its way to a Marquette Invitational title with wins over 17th-ranked Marquette, 3-0, and Illinois State, 3-1. Marquette recovered from its loss in straight sets to the Badgers with a pair of sweeps of their own Saturday against Tulsa and Illinois State.
The visiting (RV) Marquette Golden Eagles defeated the DePaul Blue Demons in straight sets ahead of next weekend’s Big East Tournament, where they will be the #2 seed.
The Marquette Golden Eagles made an addition to their women’s volleyball team with transfer Anna Hack from Miami (FL).