A triple double for Ja Morant paced Murray State to a first-round victory over Marquette on Thursday afternoon in the game to end MU’s season, 83-64.
Marquette lost six of its last seven games in the 2018-19 campaign after starting the season 23-4. They finish 24-10 for the campaign.
Coach Steve Wojciechowski has not won an NCAA Tournament game in his five years as head coach there. That last coach to last at least five years without winning an NCAA Tournament game at Marquette: Bill Chandler. The NCAA Tournament didn’t exist back then.