The key news, stats, notes and quotes from Butler’s win over the Wildcats.
Even though it’s barely a year old, Butler’s eSports League of Legends team has already proven to be successful at their first Big East match for the season.
Away in Philadelphia, Butler was unable to pull off four straight wins over Villanova and fell to the No. 1 team 86-75. Still, Kelan Martin went off and had a great game, scoring 30 points and getting halftime praise from Villanova coach Jay Wright. As expected, Butler fans found something to love about the game.
It was a day Bulldog fans won’t soon forget. It what was easily the loudest night in Hinkle in a while, fans celebrated Butler taking down the No. 1 team in the country. Fans that couldn’t be there shared in on the fun through Twitter, and we have the highlights.