Buckeyes snaps MU's home court winning streak
Several individual awards handed out during event
CBS to feature 3:30 p.m. CT broadcast
Vander Blue led the Golden Eagles with 19 second-half points
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The annual Marquette men's basketball awards banquet isn't just about hardware - it's also about saying thanks to the fans, especially the young ones.
Seniors Junior Cadougan and Trent Lockett reflect on the season, and the Elite 8 run for Marquette, which ended with a 55-39 loss to Syracuse.
For Marquette seniors Trent Lockett and Junior Cadougan, another week means another trip - this time to Washington, D.C. for Marquette's NCAA Sweet 16 matchup with Miami on March 28, 2013 - see what they had to say this week.
The path to the NCAA Tournament Sweet 16 for Marquette officially began with Selection Sunday - and was clinched with the win over Butler on Saturday, March 25 - we've boiled down the best moments over the six days to 160 seconds.
Marquette faces Butler for the second time following a 59-58 win over Davidson in the NCAA Second Round - hear thoughts on Saturday's rematch with the Bulldogs.
Marquette fell to Syracuse 55-39 in the elite eight of the NCAA Tournament.
Marquette Men's Basketball vs. Syracuse in the 2013 NCAA Elite Eight game
Marquette defeated Miami 71-61 in the NCAA Tournament to advance to the elite eight.
Marquette Men's Basketball vs. Miami in the 2013 NCAA Sweet Sixteen
Marquette defeated Butler 74-72
2012-13 Season Notes: Named to the 2012-13 BIG EAST All-Academic Team ...Earned a share of the Rebounding Effort award in addition to being named the team's Defensive Player of the Year at the program's postseason banquet ...Earned a starting assignment in his first game as a Golden Eagle, contributing seven points, seven rebounds and a career-high five steals in season-opening win vs. Colgate (Nov. 11) ... Shot 5-of-10 from the field, including 2-of-2 from 3-point distance, and finished with 13 points and four assists vs. Mississippi State (Nov. 20) ... Added eight points and six rebounds vs. USC (Nov. 21) ... Tallied nine points, four rebounds, three assists and a pair of blocked shots vs. UMBC (Nov. 26) ... Was a point shy of claiming a double-double vs. Georgetown (Jan. 5), scoring nine points and bringing down a career-best 10 rebounds ... Scored 13 points in 37 minutes of action vs. Providence (Jan. 26) ... Shot 4-of-6 from the hardwood, including 7-of-9 from the charity stripe, and finished with 16 points at Louisville (Feb. 3) ... Dished out five assists and made good on all four of his free throw attempts in win over DePaul (Feb. 9) ... Scored 11 points vs. Pittsburgh (Feb. 16), while also tallying a pair of rebounds and assists ... Boasted a full stat line vs. Notre Dame (March 2), recording eight points, four rebounds, four assists, two blocks and two steals ... Collected five points and five rebounds at Rutgers (March 5) ... Played a season-high 38 minutes in NCAA Tournament Second Round win over Davidson (March 21), grabbing a season-best 11 rebounds to go along with five points ... Shot 4-of-7 from the floor and a perfect 4-of-4 from the charity strip to notch 13 points in NCAA Tournament Third Round victory over Butler (March 23) ... Matched a season-high with 11 rebounds in Marquette's Sweet 16 win against No. 2-seeded Miami (March 28).
Arizona State (2011-12): Capital One Academic All-District 8 honoree and was named first team all-academic by the league as well ... Concluded the year averaging 13.0 points and 5.8 rebounds per game to lead the team in both categories ... Shot 49.8 percent from the floor overall and 41.2 percent from behind the 3-point line ... Hurt his ankle in the Jan. 14 win over Oregon State but he had eight points, seven assists, five boards and four steals in 24 minutes ... Had 21 points, seven boards, five assists and four steals in 87-80 win over Arizona on March 4 that included making all eight free throw attempts ... Missed six games with bad ankle but returned for Utah win on Feb. 9 ... 23 points in 40-minute effort on Jan. 12 vs. Oregon ... Played 39 minutes and had 19 points (on 7-of-9 shooting), nine boards, four assists and three steals in 62-53 win at USC on Jan. 7 ... 19 points and career-high 12 rebounds vs. DePaul on Nov. 27 in Orlando ... 20 points and 10 boards vs. Wake Forest on Nov. 25 ... Posted a double-double vs. Montana State (17 and 10) and 23 points and nine boards vs. Pepperdine on Nov. 15.
Arizona State (2010-11): Earned second-team All-Pac-10 honors and first-team Pac-10 All-Academic honors ... Had a then career-high 22 points in the season opener at New Mexico (Nov. 16) where two of his dunks placed him No. 2 on SportsCenter's Top-10 ... Earned 2010-11 second-team All-Pac-10 honors ... Finished the year with 22 points in the Pac-10 Tournament as he made his first 10 shots vs. Oregon on March 9 ... Had a career-high 24 points vs. Weber State on Nov. 26 in Alaska ... Also had 20 points at Washington on Jan. 22 and then had 20 in 71-69 Washington State win on Feb. 19 ... Posted his first career double-double with 12 points and 10 boards vs. Richmond on Dec. 5 ... Missed both games of the Oregon road trip on Dec. 30-Jan. 1 with a sprained big left toe ... Finished season 8-of-18 (.444) from the three-point stripe after starting season 2-of-13 ... Led team in scoring in each of the first four games averaging 20.8 points in those games and in 12 games on the season ... Led team in rebounding a team-best 13 times in 2010-11.
Arizona State (2009-10): A Pac-10 All-Freshman Team honoree, ASU's second under Herb Sendek in four seasons (James Harden in 2007-08 was the other) ... Played in all 33 games, just one off the ASU freshman record of 34 held by four players ... 17 points against Stanford on Jan. 30 was his Pac-10 high, while he also posted 19 vs. San Francisco (Nov. 20) and 17 vs. Texas State (Nov. 16) ... Had a season-best eight assists vs. Stanford after entering the game with 15 on the year and added six boards ... Had nine double-figure scoring games on the year, and ASU was 7-2 in those contests ... Had 13 points vs. 2010 national champion Duke on Nov. 25 at Madison Square Garden and followed that up with season-best 39 minutes vs. LSU two nights later ... Had 11 points vs. eventual Pac-10 Tournament champion Washington on Jan. 8 and had 15 against Pac-10 regular season champion California on Jan. 28 ... Helped ASU notch its first sweep of Washington State since 2002-03 with 12 points in Jan. 10 win in Tempe and added 10 points in solid Pullman win on Feb. 4 ... Had season-high 11 boards vs. TCU on Nov. 17 ... Made 15 starts on the year.
High School: Helped guide Hopkins High School to a 31-0 season and the 4A state championship with averages of 15 points and eight boards ... Team scored at least 100 points eight times and won by an average of 31 points per game and had only one single-digit victory ... Averaged 7.5 points in sophomore year and was sixth man for a team that went 26-2.
Personal: Born December 10, 1990 in Golden Valley, Minn. ... Son of Ted and Judy Lockett ... Sister, Taylor, plays volleyball at Duquesne ... earned his bachelor's in business communication from Arizona St. in 2012 ... working on his master's in leadership studies at MU.