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Marquette-PC Showdown A Full Circle Day For Tyler Kolek

The PC-Marquette showdown this past weekend was a full circle moment for Cumberland’s Tyler Kolek. The Rhode Islander got to play the team he grew up rooting for at the arena his family once held season tickets at. ABC6 sports anchor Ian Steele talked with the Kolek Family as...
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Cumberland native Tyler Kolek a perfect fit for Marquette University

PROVIDENCE — Marquette remains red-hot entering this weekend’s showdown with Providence, and the prime facilitator for the Golden Eagles is a Cumberland native. Tyler Kolek grew up in a family of Friars season-ticket holders. Now some of those same patrons will be paying to watch him take the floor at the Dunkin’ Donuts Center. The rescheduled 12:30 p.m. tip on Sunday will see a pair of Big East teams in the ascendancy preparing to lock horns.

Cumberland’s Tyler Kolek Set To Face Hometown Team when #16 PC Plays Marquette

The Marquette University men’s basketball team (8-6, 0-3 BIG EAST) continues the BIG EAST campaign when the squad hosts nationally ranked Providence (13-1, 3-0 BIG EAST) at 8 p.m. CT in Fiserv Forum on Tuesday, Jan. 4. FS1 will feature the national television broadcast, with Lisa Byington (play-by-play) and Brian Butch (analyst) calling the action. Following Tuesday’s outing, the Golden Eagles will travel to Georgetown for a rare Friday night league matchup on Jan. 7.

Tyler Kolek after his 18pt /8 assist/ 6 reb game vs West Virginia

Tyler Kolek…on the MU radio network post-game…with Steve True and Tony Smith…after scoring 18 pts and dishing out 8 assists in MU's 82-71 win over West Virginia. Tyler Kolek: It was a great win. Tony Smith…. we knew you could shoot it but you struggled shooting early on this season…

Marquette's Tyler Kolek trolls West Virginia as crowd belts out 'Country Roads'

Attending West Virginia University would be a lot of fun for one simple reason: John Denver’s iconic bar favourite, ‘Take Me Home, Country Roads.’. Having such an legendary sing-a-long song based after the university’s home state (and namesake) would certainly lead to a lot of raucous moments, particularly in the bars and at sporting events. While the Mountaineers undoubtedly utilize the song to its fullest extent, it also opens up the possibility for opposing schools and their students to troll.

Southpaw sharpshooter Tyler Kolek is ready to win at Marquette

That is how redshirt first-year guard Tyler Kolek describes himself. The Cumberland, Rhode Island, native is one of the promising newcomers to the Marquette men’s basketball program under new head coach Shaka Smart. Kolek arrives to Milwaukee after spending his true first-year season in Fairfax, Virginia, at George Mason University...

2021-22 Marquette Men’s Basketball Player Preview: #22 Tyler Kolek

The 2021-22 college basketball season is right around the corner, so let’s get into the Marquette Golden Eagles basketball roster and take a look at what to expect from each player this season. We’ll be going through the players one by one: First MU’s freshmen in alphabetical order, then the two underclassmen transfers, then the two super-seniors on their extra year of eligibility, and then finally the three returning players, going in order of average minutes per game last season from lowest to highest.

George Mason Freshman Guard Tyler Kolek transfers to Marquette/Was A-10 Rookie of Yr

The historically busy commitment day continued for Marquette as 6-3 180 lb Freshman Tyler Kolek announced tonight that he was committing to Marquette. This is the 4th commitment to Marquette’s new head coach Shaka Smart over the past 24hrs. He was named freshman of the yr in the A-10 conference after he led all freshmen in scoring (10.8 ppg) and 3pt FG made/game. Kolek ranked in the top-5 in Freshman rebounding, assists and steals. Coming out of high school in 2020, Kolek was rated as the 2nd best player in Rhode Island.

George Mason transfer Tyler Kolek commits to Marquette

George Mason transfer Tyler Kolek has committed to the Marquette Golden Eagles, he announced on Wednesday night. The 6-foot-3, 180-pound point guards the third commitment of the day for Shaka Smart and his staff following suit behind Keeyan Itejere and David Joplin. The freshman transfer averaged 10.8 points, 3.6 rebounds...

Cumberland native, George Mason transfer Tyler Kolek commits to Marquette

Tyler Kolek has traded the Atlantic 10 for the Big East entering his second season of college basketball. The former standout at Cumberland High and St. George’s announced his commitment to Marquette on his personal Twitter page late Wednesday night. Kolek was the conference Rookie of the Year during his...

Cumberland Native Tyler Kolek Hears From Providence, Other Power Conference Schools

Cumberland native and George Mason transfer Tyler Kolek has heard from the Providence College basketball program about a potential move to the Friars, ABC6 has learned. The Saint George’s product has also heard from Boston College, Butler, Davidson, East Carolina, Loyola Chicago, Notre Dame, Richmond, Saint Mary’s, Stanford, TCU, UConn, Vanderbilt, and Wofford.

URI guard Fatts Russell, Cumberland native Tyler Kolek enter transfer portal

Two Atlantic 10 guards with in-state ties entered the NCAA transfer portal late Wednesday night. Fatts Russell and Tyler Kolek are both in search of new college homes. Russell will leave the University of Rhode Island after a standout four-year career while Kolek is exploring a departure from George Mason after a lone season.