Panthers' Hauser commits to MarquetteSubmitted: 05/31/2015

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STEVENS POINT - The SPASH basketball team won the state title this year, and one of their core players will take that success with him to college.

Sam Hauser will play for the Marquette Golden Eagles next year.
He went down for an official visit to the campus, and he had his mind made up before he got back home.

Hauser says new head coach Steve Wojciechowski's leadership made the decision easy.

"He believes in his players, and the players believe in him," says Hauser. "He's going to do the right thing and he's going to make it happen anyway possible. He's really intense, he's really committed to his job."

Hauser also had offers from Virginia, Northern Iowa, and Creighton.

In choosing Marquette, he will join an exciting group of recruits.

"The recruiting class coming in is unreal," says Hauser. "They're going to be really good. Me adding into that is just going to make us even better, I think. I've played against these guys in the past, and now I'm going to be playing with them, which is going to be awesome. I think we have a great future ahead of us."

Hauser hopes to lead Marquette back to a Final Four during his career there.

Story By: Dan Marz

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