Marquette defeated Connecticut in overtime in the Big East opener for both teams after G Junior Cadougan drained a dramatic game-tying 3-pointer at the end of regulation. UConn was led by G Shabazz Napier with 29.
Marquette coach Buzz Williams told CBSSports.com that Todd Mayo, O.J.'s younger brother, has been reinstated after missing the first semester due to academics. Mayo will come in and help a team that could use another scorer.