Jae Crowder is making a strong case for BIG EAST Player of the Year in leading Marquette to a potential top-3 seed in the NCAA Tournament.
Marquette continues to hold steady as a No. 3 seed in both the ESPN and Sports Illustrated brackets, while Jerry Palm of CBS Sports and the Bracket Project bumped the Golden Eagles up one line since last week
Andy Glockner, SI.com
3-seed vs. Drexel in Columbus, potential 3rd Round match-up with Florida/Xavier.
Joe Lunardi, ESPN.com
3-seed vs. Belmont in Columbus, potential 3rd Round match-up with New Mexico/Washington.
Jerry Palm, CBSSports.com
3-seed vs. Davidson in Portland, potential 3rd Round match-up with Creighton/California.
Average seed from 60 different tournament projections: 3-seed
Marquette has just two remaining home games in 2011-12: Tonight vs. Rutgers and Georgetown on March 3 (sold out with the exception of about 100 scattered single seats). Click here for ticket information.