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Before Jackie Robinson, there was Thomas Harding

Before Jackie Robinson, there was Thomas Harding

1940 Butler graduate Thomas Harding, who almost broke MLB’s color barrier, is America’s most forgotten Black pioneer.

Butler pummeled by Drake 33-7 in downpour

Eloi Bigirimana (left) and Jordan Caselberry (right) after a play during Butler’s 33-7 loss to Drake on April 10. Butler falls to 0-5 with one game remaining in their spring season. Photo by Chandler Hart. DEVIN ABELL | STAFF REPORTER | dabell@butler.edu The Butler football team fell to Drake University 33-7 at home amidst a

Pioneer Football League to postpone fall season

Drew Bevelhimer makes a game-winning kick against Valparaiso in 2019. Photo by Chandler Hart / Butler Collegian. DREW SANDIFER | SPORTS EDITOR | dsandife@butler.edu Butler University will not be playing conference football games this fall. The Pioneer Football League announced on Aug. 7 that it will postpone all conference games in the fall 2020 season.