The Hilltoppers and...
The Golden Eagles???
Wait a minute wait a minute waitaminute WAITAMINUTE!
Didn't this whole kerfuffle begin because "Golden Eagles" was a vastly unpopular name?
[Here, LearnedFoot metaphorically slaps everyone who voted for "Golden Eagles" in the back of the head.]
Something smells here. Marquette's in Milwaukee after all. What typically happens when there's a vote in Milwaukee?
School officials said a total of 31,501 voters participated in the first round of voting, and cast a total of 48,688 votes.
17,000 more votes than voters.
Yep. Voting in Milwaukee.