Marquette 78, Louisville 73

LOUISVILLE, Ky., Feb. 27 (UPI) -- Dwayne Wade scored 19 of his 28 points in the second half and added seven rebounds and seven assists Thursday night as 11th-ranked Marquette rallied from a 19-p

Marquette 75, Charlotte 67

MILWAUKEE, Feb. 20 (UPI) -- Dwayne Wade scored 21 points and Robert Jackson added 15 Thursday night to lead the 12th-ranked Marquette Golden Eagles to a 75-67 victory over Charlotte.

Marquette 73, DePaul 60

ROSEMONT, Ill., Feb. 12 (UPI) -- Dwayne Wade had 17 points and freshman Steve Novak scored 14 of his 17 in the second half Wednesday night as the 11th-ranked Marquette Golden Eagles extended th

Marquette 68, St. Louis 64

MILWAUKEE, Feb. 5 (UPI) -- Travis Diener scored a career-high 21 points Wednesday night -- 11 more than his average -- as the 14th-ranked Golden Eagles held off upset-minded St. Louis, 68

Marquette 105, Grambling 74

MILWAUKEE, Dec. 28 (UPI) -- Robert Jackson scored 26 points and Dwayne Wade added 23 Saturday as 12th-ranked Marquette pulled away from the Grambling Tigers in the second half en route to

Marquette 64, Coppin St. 46

MILWAUKEE, Nov. 22 (UPI) -- After a first half that was too close for comfort, No. 19 Marquette buckled down on defense Friday night and defeated Coppin State, 64-46 in the Blue & Gold Cla

Marquette 73, Villanova 61

NEW YORK, Nov. 15 (UPI) -- Dwayne Wade scored 17 points and forward Robert Jackson added 15 as 19th-ranked Marquette rolled to a 73-61 victory Friday night over Villanova in the Coaches v

Conf. USA: Cincinnati 77, Marquette 63

CINCINNATI, March 9 (UPI) -- Steve Logan scored 18 of his 26 points in the second half Saturday as fifth-ranked Cincinnati set a school record for wins with a 77-63 victory over No. 10 Marq

East Carolina 51, Marquette 46

GREENVILLE, N.C., Feb. 26 (UPI) -- Travis Holcomb-Faye scored 15 points

Wake Forest 64, Marquette 59

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C., Dec. 29 (UPI) -- Broderick Hicks had 14 points and Josh Howard collected 10 and 11 rebounds as No. 25 Wake Forest extended its non-conference home winning streak to 22 games Sat

Marquette 73, Dayton 51

MILWAUKEE, Dec. 5 (UPI) -- Dwayne Wade continued his stellar play with 20 points Wednesday night as No. 21 Marquette remained unbeaten with a 73-51 victory over Dayton.
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Dwyane Wade
Miami Heat coach Pat Riley talks with guard Dwyane Wade during the fourth quarter against the Detroit Pistons at The Palace of Auburn Hills in Auburn Hills, Mi on May 23, 2006. The Heat defeated the Pistons 91-86 to win the first game of the Eastern Conference Finals. (UPI Photo/Scott R. Galvin)

Dwyane Tyrone Wade, Jr. (born January 17, 1982) nicknamed Flash or D-Wade, is an American professional basketball player for the Miami Heat. Awarded 2006 Sportsman of the Year by Sports Illustrated, Wade has established himself as one of the most well-known and popular players in the league. He had the top selling jersey in the NBA for nearly two years, as he led the NBA in jersey sales from the 2005 NBA playoffs, until the mid-point of the 2006–07 season.

After entering the league as the fifth pick in the 2003 NBA Draft, Wade was named to the All-Rookie team and the All-Star team the following seven seasons. In his third season, Wade helped lead the Miami Heat to their first NBA Championship in franchise history. He was named the 2006 NBA Finals MVP as he helped lead the Heat to a 4–2 series win over the Dallas Mavericks. At the 2008 Summer Olympics, Wade led the United States Men's Basketball team, commonly known as the "Redeem Team", in scoring, as they captured gold medal honors in Beijing, China. In the 2008–09 season, Wade led the league in scoring and earned his first NBA scoring title.

Dwyane Wade was born on the South Side of Chicago, Illinois to Dwyane Sr. and Jolinda Wade. He cites one of his older sisters, Tragil, as the individual most responsible for his childhood upbringing and for steering him in the proper direction. His parents divorced and he lived with his father and stepmother in Robbins, Illinois during his childhood. As a child growing up in the Chicago area Wade idolized former Chicago Bulls star Michael Jordan, and has said he patterns his game after him.

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