Stories tagged: Butler Bulldogs
Tue., Jan. 2, 2018, 11 p.m.
Men’s Top 25 Capsules: No. 5 Xavier beats Butler for 10th straight victory
J.P. Macura scored 15 of his 20 points in the first half to get Xavier rolling, and Trevon Bluiett had 21 points as the fifth-ranked Musketeers won their 10th in …
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 30, 2017, 11:09 p.m.
Men’s Top 25 capsules: Butler upsets No.1 Villanova 101-93 with 3-point spree
Kelan Martin scored 24 points and Paul Jorgensen had a career-high 23 to help Butler upset No. 1 Villanova 101-93 on Saturday.
Mon., June 12, 2017, 9:48 p.m.
Butler hires LaVall Jordan as new hoops coach
LaVall Jordan is getting another chance to make his imprint at Butler. The Bulldogs’ former star player, who started his coaching career at his alma mater, was hired Monday as …
Fri., June 9, 2017, 8:11 a.m.
Ohio State hires Butler basketball coach Chris Holtmann
Butler basketball coach Chris Holtmann has been hired to replace Thad Matta at Ohio State. Holtmann is the reigning Big East coach of the year. He took the Indianapolis school …
UPDATED: Fri., March 24, 2017, 9:18 p.m.
Joel Berry II scores 26 points and North Carolina defeats Butler in Sweet 16
MEMPHIS, Tenn. – North Carolina expects strong offensive performances from junior leaders Justin Jackson and Joel Berry II, but Luke Maye provided an unexpected bonus. Berry scored 26 points, Jackson …
Sat., March 18, 2017, 7:16 p.m.
Sweet again: Butler beats MTSU, gets back to NCAA regionals
Kelan Martin scored 19 points, and Butler limited Middle Tennessee’s athletic scorers with smothering defense in a 74-65 victory Saturday night to advance to the NCAA Tournament regional semifinals.
Thu., March 16, 2017, 3:23 p.m.
Butler does it, topping Winthrop 76-64 behind Avery Woodson
Avery Woodson scored 18 points and tied a career high with six 3-pointers in his tourney debut, and the fourth-seeded Bulldogs contained star guard Keon Johnson in a 76-64 win …
Thu., March 9, 2017, 11:16 p.m.
Xavier stays alive in Big East with win over No. 18 Butler
Trevon Bluiett helped Xavier advance to the semifinals of the Big East Tournament and he may just have ensured the Musketeers will be playing in the NCAA Tournament as well.
Sat., March 4, 2017, 10:14 p.m.
Rodriguez, Delgado help Seton Hall edge No. 13 Butler
Seton Hall certainly is making a late-season run at an NCAA Tournament berth.
Sat., March 19, 2016, 7:49 p.m.
Brogdon leads Virginia past Butler 77-69 in 2nd round
Malcolm Brogdon scored 22 points and Virginia used some hot second-half shooting to beat Butler 77-69 on Saturday night in the second round of the NCAA Tournament. Virginia shot 73 …
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 19, 2013, 11:38 p.m.
No. 13 Butler snatches 64-63 win over No. 8 Gonzaga
Roosevelt Jones stole an inbound pass with 3.5 seconds left and hit a floater from just inside the foul line right before the buzzer to help No. 13 Butler upset …