*Senior running back Dale Jennings rushed for 160 yards and scored four touchdowns in Butler's come-from-behind victory over Drake. Jennings, the leading scorer in the Pioneer Football League, moved into sixth place on Butler's single season scoring chart with 90 points on 15 touchdowns.
*Junior Krista Rott scored three goals, including a pair of game-winners, while helping Butler to back-to-back women's soccer victories. Rott had the lone goal of the match in Butler's 1-0 victory over Illinois State, and then she scored a pair of goals in the Bulldogs' 3-0 win at Valparaiso.
*Senior guard Brandon Miller was named preseason first team All-Horizon League in a poll of league men's basketball coaches, media and sports information directors. Senior center Joel Cornette was picked to the preseason second team all-league squad.
*Junior guard Nancy Bowden was selected preseason second team All-Horizon League in the annual poll of league women's basketball coaches, media and sports information directors.
*Brothers Kevin and Brandon Gill won their first three matches in the doubles' competition at the ITA Men's Tennis Regionals at the University of Wisconsin and advanced to a quarterfinals match against the doubles' tandem from Northwestern to be played on Monday, Oct. 28. The two Butler players defeated teams from Xavier, Eastern Illinois and Illinois in the regional competition.