Now winners of five in a row and 12 out of the last 13, Marquette is solidifying its position as a top seed in March.
Already assured of at least a top-4 seed in the BIG EAST Tournament, Marquette is projected to be a 3-seed in the NCAA Tournament by many national writers. Below is a look at where Coach Buzz and the Golden Eagles could be playing in March.
Andy Glockner, SI.com
3-seed vs. Akron in Louisville, potential 3rd Round match-up with Creighton/Miami (FL).
Joe Lunardi, ESPN.com
3-seed vs. Middle Tennessee in Columbus, potential 3rd Round match-up with Creighton/Harvard.
Jerry Palm, CBSSports.com
3-seed vs. Davidson in Louisville, potential 3rd Round match-up with Florida State/Northwestern.
Average seed from 60 different tournament projections: 3-seed
Marquette has just two remaining games in 2011-12: Wednesday at Cincinnati (6 p.m. CT on ESPN2) and Georgetown on March 3 (SOLD OUT).