2017 Big East Basketball Tournament PreviewThe Big East Tournament may seem like Villanova's for the taking, but Butler and others will challenge them come tipoff Wednesday.
No. 24 Butler Defense Shuts Down DePaul In 82-66 WinNate Fowler scored 15 points, and Kelan Martin added 14 points and eight rebounds.
Butler Edges Northwestern, 70-68Northwestern shot 48 percent from the field compared to Butler's 38 percent.
Jones Leads Butler Past DePaul, 67-53Roosevelt Jones scored 23 points.
No. 18 Butler Holds Off DePaul For 77-72 WinKellen Dunham snapped out of his shooting slump with 24 points.
Stunner: Celtics Pluck Brad Stevens From ButlerAfter turning down numerous college jobs, Stevens bolts for NBA.
Wisch: Just Join The Big Ten Already, Notre DameThe future of Notre Dame’s athletic programs – despite the football team’s current success – has never been less stable, or clear.
Illinois Beats Butler 78-61 To Win Maui InvitationalIllinois caught a huge wave of scoring in Hawaii and rode it all the way to the Maui Invitational title.
Report: Illini Reach Out To Brad Stevens Illinois has reportedly reached out to Brad Stevens about its head coaching vacancy and its interest in the Butler head coach is "high".
Wisch: For Illini Hoops, Loyalty Only Goes So FarThis month, when it comes time for Mike Thomas to hire Illinois’ next basketball coach, I expect that he’ll choose the hottest rising one that’s available to him. And he should hire that guy – even if there’s a threat he may one day go elsewhere.
Butler Trounces UIC 69-44Roosevelt Jones had 13 points and 10 rebounds to lead Butler to its fifth consecutive win, 69-44 over Illinois-Chicago on Tuesday night.