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Gavitt Tipoff Games

Get To Know: #23 Illinois

The Golden Eagles and the Illini clash in the Gavitt Tipoff Games for the second time since Shaka Smart took the MU job.

Well, Dang It: RV Purdue 75, Marquette 70

A hot start and a second half David Joplin Show put the Golden Eagles in position to win, but the home team took the day.

GAME THREAD: Marquette at RV Purdue

The Golden Eagles take their 2-0 record to West Lafayette for a Gavitt Tipoff Games matchup.

Get To Know A Marquette Opponent: RV Purdue

If any of this seems very familiar to you, blame whichever geniuses put together Marquette and Purdue for the third time in the Gavitt Tipoff Games.

Big East What To Watch: Week 2

We’ve got Gavitt Tipoff Games AND the start of Feast Week!

Report: Marquette To Visit Purdue For The 2022 Gavitt Tipoff Games

Someone somewhere should be fired for this.

We Have Ignition: Marquette 67, #10 Illinois 66

The Shaka Smart era has its first signature victory, and in thrilling fashion

Big East What To Watch: Week 2

We get the Gavitt Tipoff Games AND the start of FEAST WEEK, so we’re loaded up on stuff to watch.

Game Thread: Marquette vs #11 Illinois

The first real test of the Shaka Era.

Get To Know: #11 Illinois

The first major test of the season for the Golden Eagles comes in the Gavitt Tip-Off games.

Marquette To Face Illinois In 2021 Gavitt Tipoff Games

The eight year series between the Big East and the Big Ten returns after a COVID-related pause.

The Quick & The Dirty: Marquette 65, Purdue 55

The Golden Eagles trailed by 18 and won fairly easily. Yep.

GameThread: Marquette vs Purdue

Big test here for Steve Wojciechowski and his crew.

Get To Know A Marquette Basketball Opponent: Purdue Boilermakers

Well, haven’t seen these chaps in nearly two years.

Big East What To Watch: Week 2

It’s Gavitt Games Week! Lots of excellent Big East contests going on here.

Marquette To Host Purdue In The 2019 Gavitt Games

No, this is not an article from 2017.

The Quick & The Dirty: Indiana 96, #24 Marquette 73

Marquette dug a hole and stayed in it

Gavitt Tip-off Games GameThread: #24 Marquette at Indiana

The Golden Eagles travel for their first test of the season

Get To Know: Indiana

The Golden Eagles head to Bloomington on Wednesday night, so let’s learn a thing or two about the opposition.

Indiana Will Be A Litmus Test For Marquette Basketball

This isn’t a secret and this was always going to be the case, but the first two games have shown signs of what the Golden Eagles need to be.

Marquette To Visit Indiana For The Gavitt Tipoff Games

The non-conference schedule continues to load up with high quality opponents.

StatWatch: Marquette vs #19 Purdue

Hey, you know what? There’s some nice things to talk about from this loss.

Marquette vs #19 Purdue: 3 Things We Learned

The second game of the season was a little rough, but it was educational.

The Quick & The Dirty: #19 Purdue 86, Marquette 71

Marquette can’t stop fouling, allows giant human Haas and Purdue to score at will.

GameThread: Marquette vs #19 Purdue

It’s the first major conference opponent! It’s my 21st birthday! It’s time to get psyched!!!

Get to Know: #19 Purdue

Let’s see what there is to see for Tuesday night’s Gavitt Tipoff Games opponent.

Big East Basketball What To Watch: Week 2


Rothstein: Marquette To Host Purdue In 2017 Gavitt Tipoff Games

It’ll probably be a top 25 Boilermakers team, and might even be a top 5 team.

Non-Conference Game #3 : Iowa

Your Golden Eagles will host the Hawkeyes on November 19th as part of the inaugural Gavitt Tipoff Games.

MU To Face Iowa In 2015 Gavitt Games

The Golden Eagles will get one of the better matchups in the first year of the 8 year series between the Big East and the Big Ten.

Better Know A Gavitt Games Opponent: Michigan St.

Finally, we reach Marquette's most frequent non-Bucky Big Ten series, although that's slightly misleading, since there's only been one game since 1960.

Better Know A Gavitt Games Opponent: Minnesota

We've arrived at the penultimate edition of our Gavitt Games preview series, and this game is more interesting that it was when the series was originally announced.