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OT: Butler fan guide for the Sweet 16

OT: Butler fan guide for the Sweet 16

Whether it’s a Cinderella story or a team looking to finally get over the hump, the Sweet 16 will provide fans with several intriguing teams that they can find themselves rooting for.

No. 4 Butler ends season with Sweet 16 loss against No. 1 North Carolina

The No. 4 seed Butler men’s basketball team fell 92-80 to the No. 1 seed North Carolina Tar Heels in the Sweet 16 on March 24 in Memphis, Tenn. The Bulldogs end the year with a 25-9, 12-6 Big East record.

Butler fans go crazy for local cuisine before Sweet Sixteen game in New Orleans

Butler fans are far from Indianapolis, but they’re taking the time they have in New Orleans to experience some of the local culture. Durwin Griggs, an IUPUI graduate and Butler men’s basketball season ticketholder for the last 22 years, flew into New Orleans Wednesday morning, so that he could watch Butler’s afternoon practice. “After this

Fort Wayne News-Sentinel: Stevens motivates without the drama

By Tom Davis, The Fort Wayne News-Sentinel INDIANAPOLIS — Butler Men’s Basketball Coach Brad Stevens grew up in the shadow of Indiana’s Bob Knight and Purdue’s Gene Keady, but his path to athletic success hasn’t been similar to the ones taken by those legendary coaches. Keady was known for his scowl and fire that could

Duke outspent Butler by almost $9.5 million for 2010 men’s basketball

Curious how the rest of the Sweet 16-bound schools compare? Click and drag the chart below to see how your favorite team compares! [photonav url=’http://thebutlercollegian.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/03/Basketball-Spending-Highlighted.jpg’ mode=’drag’ popup=’colorbox’ animate=” container_width=’590′ container_height=’450′]