Conference: Big East
Location: Milwaukee, Wisc.
Head Coach (Season at School, Record): Carolyn Kieger (48-46, 48-46) (3 years)
Arena (Capacity): Al McGuire Center (3,700)
Mascot: Golden Eagles
Colors: Blue and Gold
2016-17 Overall Record: 25-8
2016-17 Conference Record (Finish): 13-5 (3rd)
2016-17 Postseason: NCAA Tournament First Round
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In her third year at the helm of the Golden Eagle program, Carolyn Krieger led Marquette to a 25-8 season, up from 14 wins just a season ago. The 2016-17 season saw successful bouts against multiple Power Five programs. Marquette won games over both Oregon State and Arizona State. The Golden Eagles graduate just one player from their 2016-17 roster. They’ll also return all four of their leading scores. Allazia Blockton, Natisha Heideman, Erika Davenport and Danielle King each averaged double figures in scoring. Krieger’s team also led the Big East Conference in field goal percentage, shooting 46.0% from the field.