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The Basketball Tournament returns to Baltimore on Thursday night, with $2 million on the line

The Basketball Tournament returns to Baltimore on Thursday night, with $2 million on the line

Severna Park native Steve Wojciechowski’s team has come home.

As head coach of the Marquette basketball team, it’s been a long stretch since his high school days at Cardinal Gibbons in Baltimore, where he earned 1994 McDonald's All-American honors. It would have been fair to doubt that his former Golden Eagles players would be traveling to his home state.

But Thursday, they will.

The Golden Eagles, named after many of the players’ alma mater, won all three rounds in the Northeast bracket to reach Baltimore. One of four surviving teams who have battled through a field of 72 in July to reach The Basketball Tournament (TBT) semifinals, the team wearing Marquette’s colors...

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