Tag Archives: LaVall Jordan

Into the Matta-Verse

Into the Matta-Verse

Two days after parting ways with LaVall Jordan, Thad Matta was hired as head coach. In his 17 seasons as a Division I head coach, Matta has made 13 NCAA Tournaments appearances and two Final Fours.

Students react to leadership changes within the men’s basketball program

Avid fans, casual fans, members of the pep band and dance team and a senior basketball team manager all give their opinions on what these changes mean for the future of the program.

LaVall Jordan relieved of duties as head coach

After five seasons leading the Butler men’s basketball team, the university announces it has parted ways with Jordan.

Butler vs. Xavier: Beyond the box score

Simas Lukosius and Chuck Harris come up clutch in Butler’s improbable win over Xavier to advance to the quarterfinals of the Big East Tournament.