MU Student-Athletes Conclude Golden Eagle Careers At Graduation

Marquette handed out nearly 2,000 degrees on Sunday

May 24, 2010

Milwaukee - Marquette student-athletes were well represented on Sunday at the University's 2010 Commencement ceremony, which for the first time every featured a live webcast.

Nearly 1,300 undergraduates and more than 700 graduate and professional students received their Marquette degrees at the Bradley Center on Sunday afternoon.

A total of 41 student-athletes completed their respective eligibility in 2009-10 and 32 claimed their degrees this past weekend. A trio of former Golden Eagles graduated in December and the remainder of the group will finish in the coming semesters.

Of the 41, 27 of the newest alums were tabbed Academic All-BIG EAST on at least one occasion and 11 former players own a cumulative GPA of 3.5-or-better.


bid today online auctions
| View Full Schedule