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A little kid can identify Doc Rivers, Jimmy Butler and Steve Novak before learning addition and subtraction. 

By Extra Mustard
December 11, 2015

In the lead-up to Marquette’s rivalry game against Wisconsin on Saturday, one father took it upon himself to make sure his daughter knows some of the school’s most notable basketball alums.

In a video posted by Paint Touches, a popular Golden Eagles basketball blog, the toddler properly identifies Doc Rivers, Dwyane Wade, Steve Novak, Wesley Matthews, Lazar Hayward and Jimmy Butler (as Jimmy Buckets).

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Trouble strikes when she struggles to identify Darius Johnson-Odom, but to be fair, how many of us can identify him nowadays?


Having had a week at home with the kids, what better way to spend it than teaching them the finer points of Marquette basketball.

Posted by Paint Touches on Friday, December 11, 2015

The kid's mother was a little peeved that her daughter was taught the names to Marquette basketball players over letters and numbers first.

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