Award winners, senior recognition highlight evening
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As part of their annual celebration of Briggs Al's Run, Marquette's men's and women's basketball teams enjoyed a morning as part of the Children's Champion Club Breakfast.
Milwaukee native and consensus top-100 recruit Duane Wilson took time to tell GoMarquette.com about his transition to college, and what makes the Marquette experience so unique to him.
Honors and Awards:
2014-15 Season Notes: Played 25 minutes and scored six points while adding four assists vs. UT Martin (Nov. 14) in his Marquette debut ... Knocked down a pair of second-half 3-pointers, scoring eight of MU's 13 bench points, and added two assists at No. 20 Ohio State (Nov. 18) ... Scored in double figures for the first time in his MU career with 15 points vs. Omaha (Nov. 22) ... Earned his first collegiate start vs. NJIT (Nov. 24) and answered with 18 points ... Scored 15 points and added three assists and three steals in loss to No. 20/19 Michigan State (Nov. 28) at the Orlando Classic ... Posted a career-high 30 points on 8-of-17 shooting from the floor (5-of-9 from 3-point range) in 67-59 win over Tennessee (Nov. 30) in the third-place game at the Orlando Classic ... Against Arizona State he knocked down nine free throws, tying a career high, on his way to 19 points, while grabbing a career-high nine rebounds and dishing out four assists (Dec. 16) ... Tallied a career-high five steals to beat Alabama A&M (Dec. 19) ... Hit 3-of-6 threes and scored 17 points, while logging 35 minutes in a win over Creighton (Jan. 14) ... Tallied 12 points and shot 5-6 from the line in a loss at Xavier (Jan. 17) ... Against Georgetown he shot 9-15 from the floor (6-8 from beyond the arc) en route to a 26 point effort (Jan. 24) ... Tallied 18 points and tied a season high with five boards in 35 minutes vs. No. 25 Butler (Jan. 31) ... Shot 4-9 from the field while scoring eight in a loss against No. 7 Villanova (Feb. 4) ... Recorded eight points, three steals, and three rebounds in a road win vs. Seton Hall (Feb. 7) ... Added two steals in a 12 point outing against Xavier (Feb. 10) ... Tied a career high by making five three-point field goals and shot 5-9 from beyond the arc to record 26 points and tallied three assists in a season high 36 minutes of action vs. Creighton (Feb. 14) ... Hit three 3-pointers and scored 15 points vs. Villanova (Feb. 21) ... Hit 7-of-10 3-pointers to set a new career high en route to 22 points on the road vs. Providence (March 1) ... Scored 13 points on 5-of-9 shooting in his first BIG EAST tournament game as the Golden Eagles topped Seton Hall 78-56 in first round action (March 11) ... Earned a spot on the BIG EAST All-Rookie Team after averaging 12.3 points per game in league play, to lead all conference newcomers (March 8) ... Ended the 2014-15 campaign second on the team in scoring at 11.9 points per game, while recording the second-most steals (38), and ranking third in assists (68).
2013-14 Season Notes:Redshirted after suffering leg injury in preseason.
High School: Consensus top-100 nationally ranked recruit ... Ranked 51st by Rivals.com, 53rd by ESPN.com, 68th by CBSSports.com and 71st by Scout.com ... Led Dominican High School to the state championship as a senior, netting 19 points in the title game ... Unanimous First Team All-State honoree by the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel as a senior ... Two-time conference most valuable player ... Contributed 23.8 points, 4.7 assists and 4.5 rebounds per game in 2012-13 and shot 61.0 percent from the floor overall ... Second team all-state honoree by the Associated Press as a junior in 2011-12 ... Helped Milwaukee's Dominican High School to a 27-1 record and a state championship under head coach Paul Wollersheim as a junior ... Posted season averages of 18.8 points, 5.6 assists, 4.3 rebounds and 3.1 steals per game for the Knights ... Unanimous Division 4 all-state selection by the Wisconsin Basketball Coaches Association his final two seasons.
Personal: Born September 22, 1994 in Milwaukee ... Son of LaShonda Lever and Duane Wilson, Sr. ... Has one brother, Josiah ... Majoring in public relations.