Marquette Basketball Weekly: 3/5/10
Al McGuire Night brings a very special episode of Marquette Basketball Weekly. Host Brad Galli, sporting a 1977-themed blazer, visits with Andy Samberg and Will Forte of SNL, who say hello to Marquette. Donnie Dwyer honors DJO as this week’s PrimeTime Player of the Week and Todd Warner talks to Buzz Williams about five consecutive 10-win BIG EAST seasons. Plus, Brad finds out from current and former Marquette players about Al’s lasting impact.
In Part 2, Brad compares Buzz Williams to Al McGuire with Jim McIlvaine, George Thompson, and current Golden Eagles. Chris Gaulke finds out how the guys made a preseason BIG EAST ranking of 12 become bulletin-board motivation for them, and Kari Kaelin previews an emotional Senior Day. Plus, Rick “Jump Around Guy” Smith talks with Brad from the B.C.