Jack Cook threw four touchdown passes, Jake Chisholm and Sean Prophit ran for more than 100 yards each, and Dayton closed out the regular season with a 51-38 victory over Butler on Saturday.
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Drew Bevelhimer made the most of a second opportunity, kicking a 38-yard field goal on the game’s final play, to lift Butler to a 24-21 victory over Valparaiso on Saturday.
Wesley Dugger ran for 118 yards to become Davidson's all-time leading rusher and scored two touchdowns as the Wildcats used a big second quarter to roll past Butler 52-10 on Saturday.
Hunter Cobb ran for three touchdowns and 146 yards as Marist took control late to get past Butler 37-27 on Saturday to garner its first back-to-back victories of the year.
Drew Bevelhimer kicked a go-ahead 25-yard field goal as Butler rallied past Jacksonville 24-14 after halftime on a wet and windy Saturday, ending a five-game losing streak.
Mark Pappas threw for three touchdowns and Morehead State beat Butler 31-20 on Saturday.
Ian Corwin threw three touchdown passes, Drew Lauer scored three touchdowns and Drake defeated Butler 42-7 on Saturday to remain undefeated in the Pioneer League.
Jonny Messina kicked a 27-yard field goal as time ran out and Stetson beat Butler for the first time with a 30-27 victory on Saturday.
Kevin Davidson passed for 341 yards and two touchdowns and Princeton opened its 150th season in convincing fashion, defeating Butler 49-7 on Saturday.
Garrett Russell booted a 22-yard field goal in the third quarter to give NAIA's Taylor the margin needed for its first win over Butler in nine tries, getting past the Bulldogs 17-14 on Saturday.
Trey Lance threw for four touchdowns and ran for two more and defending FCS champion North Dakota State rolled to a 57-10 victory over Butler on Saturday.
Butler University linebacker Xavier Colvin has told his coach and teammates he is gay.
Butler looks to bounce back
Butler is coming off a loss to Creighton and gets no rest hosting No. 15 Xavier. ESPN's BPI gives the Bulldogs a decisive edge in getting back in the win column. Weekend's best games
Will Butler suffer letdown vs. G-Town?
The Bulldogs come off an upset of No. 1 Villanova but are only slight favorites against Georgetown on Saturday, according to ESPN's BPI. Butler is 8-0 this season when out-rebounding opponents. Preview
Halftime came early in the Dayton-Butler game when injured Butler senior Jordan Ransone needed to be taken to the hospital.
Bringing back Butler
The Bulldogs beat Purdue in December. Since then, the offense has faltered and the losses have arrived. A win Saturday against Villanova could be a step in the right direction for Butler. Weekend Homework
Butler stayed balanced
It would have been easy for the Bulldogs to lose it against the Tennessee Volunteers. With a large deficit, Butler stayed the course and pulled out a victory. Where did it land in the rankings this week? CBB Power Rankings
Eamonn Brennan discusses Notre Dame's 67-64 win over Butler on Saturday in the NCAA tournament.
Butler Bulldogs might need to lean on Andrew Chrabascz down stretch.
NEW YORK -- In the first game of the new Big East’s first tournament, an original member triumphed over one of the new additions, which felt appropriate.
NEW YORK -- The new Big East officially launched on July 1, but Wednesday felt like the first day of a new era.The conference held its preseason basketball media day in Manhattan, just as in the days of old.
When Brad Stevens shakes hands with opponents on the court this season, he'll be greeting players his own age.Stevens was born in 1976. He's 36 years old now and will turn 37 on October 22, just a few days before the NBA season will start.