| Mar 17, 2011
| 6:44 PM
In a game full of bad bounces for Old Dominion, the most devastating was the very last.
Matt Howard's putback just before the final buzzer gave Butler a 60-58 win against the Monarchs in the first round of Thursday's Southeast regional, dashing ODU's...
| Mar 18, 2011
| 6:02 PM
Less than 24 hours from tip-off for Butler's 3rd Round NCAA Tournament match-up with No. 1 seed Pittsburgh, it seems the Bulldogs will have to do many of the same things they did in beating Old Dominion, but better.
Old Dominion ranked as the best...
| Mar 19, 2011
| 11:16 AM
As Colonial Athletic Conference commissioner Tom Yeager walked through a downcast Old Dominion locker room, shaking hands and commending Monarch players on their 27-win season, ODU junior guard Kent Bazemore had a message for him.
"We'll be back,"...
| Mar 19, 2011
| 8:03 PM
It all looked familiar. There was Butler scrapping against a No. 1 seed and bulling -- make that bulldogging -- its way into America's consciousness.
Little more than a year after ending their season a half-court prayer away from a national title against...
| Mar 21, 2011
| 5:24 PM
Yes, basketball fans it happened...Again.
Butler is headed back to the Sweet 16. The Bulldogs clinched a trip to the Southeast Regional after a couple of NCAA Tournament fantastic finishes that, if combined together, would likely have been rejected by...
| Mar 23, 2011
| 11:02 PM
Last week, Wisconsin was one of few trendy picks to be upset in the NCAA Tournament's Second Round. But in case anyone hadn't noticed, the odds are not in favor of picking against a team in the tournament that controls tempo, shoots the 3-pointer well and...
| Mar 27, 2011
| 9:52 AM
How many of you have Butler in your Final Four?..... liars.
Could Butler coach Brad Stevens pretty much just name his price for any opening in the country? It sounds like he’s not interested in cashing in, but wouldn’t it be interesting to...
| Mar 25, 2011
| 6:50 PM
It was written all over their faces, and easily heard in the comments they made Friday afternoon. For Butler, Saturday's Elite Eight match-up with 2-seed Florida is about more than just the actual game.
Sure, the Bulldogs are simply focused on trying to...
| Mar 28, 2011
| 7:00 AM
Chances are your brackets are sufficiently busted after VCU knocked off Kansas on Sunday to set up a very unlikely Final Four. But with little bracket bias left, we can sit back and enjoy what should be an intriguing four-team tournament this weekend....
| Mar 28, 2011
| 7:26 PM
If you're still trying to wrap your head around the Final Four of VCU, Butler, Kentucky and Connecticut, get in line.
This is like the street-corner sax player collecting a Grammy nomination. It's not that the dude can't play. He can, enough to make...
| Mar 29, 2011
| 12:36 PM
Here we go again.
Another March Madness in which the Butler Bulldogs have pretty much taken over my life. There have been many magical moments over the last few weeks during Butler's return to trip to the Final Four.
I can't count the number of times...