Aaron Thompson’s absence narrows the number of paths to victory for the Bulldogs tremendously. The margin for error is much smaller. And in the Big East, even the smallest of margins can make all the difference.
A Butler men’s basketball roster breakdown through the lens of what is needed to reach the NCAA Tournament. First up, the backcourt.
Butler was so close to pulling out a victory over rival Xavier Tuesday night, but they couldn’t quite get it done. Between overcoming the halftime deficit, going into overtime, taking the lead and eventually losing, Bulldog fans had all the feels. We found the best tweets.
Butler men’s basketball search for another signature Big East win as they welcome Xavier to Hinkle Fieldhouse.
Kelan Martin put up 24 points in the 79-67 road win against DePaul.
Butler managed to whittle the deficit down to six points against No. 25 Creighton, but a second half comeback wasn’t enough for the road win.
Butler took a first half lead and ran with it, rolling past Youngstown State 95-67.
The Collegian compiled the best tweets in reaction to Butler’s loss against Texas in the first game of the PK80 Invitational.
Tyler Lewis returned, it was Tyler Wideman’s birthday, and Butler easily beat Furman today. Twitter was in love with Butler today. We rounded up the best tweets.
After Butler basketball earned two home victories, the Bulldogs put their undefeated record on the line in the Gavitt Games at Maryland.