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.
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, Wis. ... Son of LaShonda Lever and Duane Wilson, Sr. ... Has one brother, Josiah ... Undecided on a major.