Butler bounces back with upset win over No. 8 Creighton behind 17 points and six assists from Aaron Thompson.
Butler returns to Hinkle Fieldhouse to face a top-ten opponent in Creighton.
News, notes, stats and quotes from Butler’s 71-57 win over Creighton on Jan. 4 in the Bulldogs’ conference home opener.
BY MATTHEW VANTRYON | ASST. SPORTS EDITOR For much of the game, it looked like the Butler men’s basketball team may have been able to salvage a gem out of what has deteriorated into a lost season. It was not to be, as All-American senior forward Doug McDermott and No. 18 Creighton downed the Bulldogs…