#24 MBB welcomes Big East foe Marquette
Dec. 28, 2010
The Vanderbilt Commodores will take on their second Big East foe of the 2010-11 campaign when they welcome Marquette to Memorial Gym on Wednesday for an 8 p.m. CT tip-off. The game can be heard on the Vanderbilt Sports Network from IMG College and vucommodores.com.
ESPN2 will have the television broadcast of the game, with Clay Matvick and Mark Gottfried on the call.
Series Info: Marquette leads the all-time series, 3-1. Marquette leads 1-0 in games played in Nashville; Series is tied 1-1 in games played at Marquette; Marquette leads 1-0 in game played on a neutral floor.
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Jimmy Butler leads the Golden Eagles in scoring, averaging 15.3 points per game. Darius Johnson-Odom (14.2), Jae Crowder (11.8), and Vander Blue (10.3) also average double figures for Marquette. Butler also leads the team in rebounding with 6.5 per game.
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Wednesday's game with Marquette is the first game of a home-and-home series with the Golden Eagles. Vanderbilt will play in Milwaukee next season.
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