Markus Howard gave Marquette basketball fans some off-season news to cheer about Friday.

The guard announced on his Twitter page his intention to return to the Golden Eagles for his senior season.

The graphic on his tweet read "Dear Marquette: I'm back. Sincerely, Markus Howard." 

In the text of his tweet, Howard also wrote "Unfinished Business. Looking forward to next season with this team."

The 5-foot-11 Howard is 30 points shy of Jerel McNeal's MU scoring record of 1,985 points.