Butler Athletics Headlines

February 7, 2016
Butler Women's Basketball Highlights vs. Providence
Butler defeated Providence 65-50 behind 16 points and nine rebounds from Brittany Ward. Blaire Langlois added 12 and Nicole Orr was in the box score with 13.

February 7, 2016
@ButlerWBB Earns 65-50 Win Over Providence
The Bulldogs snapped a seven-game losing streak with a 65-50 win over the Providence Friars on Sunday afternoon. Butler ended the game on a 9-0 scoring run to secure the victory.

February 6, 2016
Roosevelt Jones Leads @ButlerMBB to Win with Triple-Double
Roosevelt Jones posted the first triple-double for Butler since the 1983-84 season as Butler ran away from St. John’s, 89-56, at Carnesecca Arena in New York City Saturday afternoon. The win improves the Bulldogs to 16-7 on the season and 5-6 in BIG EAST play.

February 7, 2016
@Butler_CCTF With Strong Performance at 2016 Meyo Invite
Butler track and field made huge jumps on the school indoor list this weekend, nearly sending multiple records toppling at the Meyo Invite in South Bend, Ind. Notre Dame was the host of the meet.

February 6, 2016
@ButlerWBB vs. Providence on Super Bowl Sunday
Butler and Providence will tip at 2 PM this Sunday at Hinkle Fieldhouse. The Bulldogs will try to earn the regular season sweep over the Friars having already won at Providence 77-67.

February 5, 2016
Bluejays Hold Off @ButlerWBB 52-42
The Creighton Bluejays ended the fourth quarter on a 13-2 run to defeat Butler on Friday afternoon. The Bulldogs took a one point lead with 2:53 to play in the fourth quarter after a 3-point field goal from Sydney Buck, but the Creighton offense would respond with 13-straight points to earn the win.

February 5, 2016
Bulldogs Head to Notre Dame for Meyo Invite
The Meyo Invitational, held at the Loftus Center and known for being one of the top indoor meets in the nation, attracts collegiate and professional athletes alike. Butler sends a squad primarily built from varsity student-athletes, including All-Americans Olivia Pratt and Erik Peterson.

February 5, 2016
Butler Women's Basketball Highlights vs. Creighton
Game highlights between the Bulldogs and the Bluejays. Blaire Langlois scored a game-high 16 points in a losing effort.

February 4, 2016
@ButlerMBB Travels to St. John's for Saturday Tip
Butler begins a two-game road swing with a Saturday game at St. John’s. It is the second meeting of the season between the two teams. The 4:30 p.m. tip is scheduled for Carnesecca Arena in New York City. Butler enters the game with a 15-7 overall record and 4-6 in BIG EAST play. The Bulldogs are receiving votes in this week’s Coaches Poll. St. John’s is 7-16 (0-10).

February 3, 2016
@ButlerWBB to Host Matinee vs. Creighton
The month of February will get underway with a home game for the Butler women’s basketball team as they host the Creighton Bluejays on Friday, Feb. 5. Tip-off between Butler and Creighton has been moved up to 11:30 AM.

February 3, 2016
@BUMensTennis Weekend Preview
The Butler men’s tennis team will play three matches this weekend beginning with a 5 PM away match at Dayton on Friday evening. The weekend will be highlighted with a pair of home matches at the Butler Bubble with the Bulldogs playing host to Valparaiso and Northwestern Ohio.

February 2, 2016
Highlights: @ButlerMBB 87, Georgetown 76 - Feb. 2, 2016
Highlights from Tuesday night's 87-76 win over Georgetown. Kelan Martin had a career-high 35 points in the win, which the team dedicated to the Kampen Family.