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Baseball notebook: A’s fine Butler, Valencia following clubhouse fight

The Athletics fined Billy Butler and Danny Valencia on Monday after they were involved in a clubhouse fight last week that led to Butler being placed on the seven-day concussion …


Notre Dame tops Butler in overtime as coach Mike Brey grieves

PITTSBURGH – Notre Dame coach Mike Brey guided the Irish to a thrilling 67-64 overtime win against Butler in the NCAA tournament on Saturday night after losing his mother to …


Butler hands Cougars third straight defeat

Despite dreadful outside shooting and an inability to force Butler into turnovers, the Washington State basketball team was poised for a breakthrough win on Thursday in the first round of …


Butler duo dumps Cougars

Butler’s Kellen Dunham scored eight points in the final 2:09 and Butler defeated Washington State 76-69 on Thursday in an opening round game of the Old Spice Classic.


WSU faces Butler in Old Spice Classic opener today

PULLMAN – The Washington State basketball team won’t be home for Thanksgiving this year. Instead the Cougars have traveled all the way to Orlando, Fla., to take part in the …


Butler promotes Miller

Butler has promoted former player and assistant coach Brandon Miller to fill the vacancy left by coach Brad Stevens, who was hired this week to coach the Boston Celtics. Athletic …


GU can’t promise future Butler matchups

Gonzaga’s two-game series with Butler came to a stunning conclusion Saturday night in Indianapolis. Each team won on their home court, GU 71-55 last season at the McCarthey Athletic Center …


Butler snatches glory from Zags

INDIANAPOLIS – A little inside information never hurts. Gonzaga had the lead, possession and just 3.5 seconds remained, but Butler’s Roosevelt Jones’ ears perked up just before the Zags inbounded …


GU-Butler matchup worthy of the fuss

INDIANAPOLIS – Not too much missing in this matchup. Both teams are on a roll: No. 8 Gonzaga (17-1) with eight straight wins; No. 13 Butler (15-2) has won 12 …


Gonzaga-Butler matchup has it all

Not too much missing in this matchup.


Gonzaga enjoyed week of respite

There are no bye weeks in college basketball. Teams might have an extended break, perhaps during Finals week or over the Christmas holiday. Other than that, players generally don’t go …


Gonzaga enjoyed week of respite

There are no bye weeks in college basketball. Teams might have an extended break, perhaps during Finals week or over the Christmas holiday.


Pangos, Harris lead Zags past Butler

That’s three straight for Gonzaga. Wins, of course, but also three tough, grind-it-out efforts. The Bulldogs were pretty efficient on offense, better on the defensive end and it added up …


NCAA finalist visits

Two of college basketball’s top non-power conference programs experienced rough patches last season so Gonzaga coach Mark Few and Butler counterpart Brad Stevens started comparing notes. At one point, Gonzaga …


Two-time finalist Butler visits GU

Gonzaga coach Mark Few and Butler coach Brad Stevens have developed a friendship largely based on overcoming the struggles both of their teams faced last season.


Gonzaga, Butler agree to two-game men’s basketball series

Gonzaga and Butler, two programs never shy about taking on college basketball’s biggest names, have decided to take on each other. The schools have agreed to a two-game series, beginning …


It will be the battle of the Bulldogs for GU, Butler

Gonzaga and Butler, two programs never shy about taking on college basketball’s biggest names, have decided to take on each other.


Huskies bully Bulldogs in 2nd half

HOUSTON – Connecticut’s Alex Oriakhi and the rest of his frontcourt mates led the Huskies to their third national title by succeeding where so many teams have failed: They bullied …


Connecticut’s conquest complete

Connecticut’s defense completely shut out Butlers inside game, and the Huskies’ offense warmed up in the second half, propelling UConn to a 53-41 victory Monday night in the NCAA championship …


Butler, UConn make unlikely pairing in title game

HOUSTON – Butler coach Brad Stevens loves an underdog, whether it’s his team back in the Final Four or Connecticut making an unprecedented five-games-in-five-nights run through the Big East tournament. …


Butler, UConn make unlikely pairing in title game

HOUSTON — Butler coach Brad Stevens loves an underdog, whether it’s his team back in the Final Four or Connecticut making an unprecedented five-games-in-five-nights run through the Big East tournament. …


Big East power Connecticut stands in Butler’s way

HOUSTON – Butler will have to go through the big, bad Big East for the national title. The Bulldogs will face third-seeded Connecticut, another one of college basketball’s bluebloods, on …


Butler defeats VCU to return to national title game

HOUSTON – Butler is ready for Part II. After playing last season’s underdog role and advancing to the NCAA tournament final, the Bulldogs did it again Saturday – only this …


Butler a win away from returning to Final Four

NEW ORLEANS – Florida coach Billy Donovan looks at the Butler Bulldogs and sees a team built to succeed in the NCAA tournament. And that’s just what Butler has done …


Butler elite again

NEW ORLEANS – Matt Howard and Butler are starting to make this look a little bit easier. After narrowly surviving its first two NCAA tournament games by margins of two …


Butler clobbers Cougars in second half to win easily

The Butler Bulldogs rode sophomore Gordon Hayward and a strong supporting cast on a magical drive to the NCAA title game last season, coming up a basket short against Duke. …