Team Stats

  • Field Goal %

    • BUCK 37.1
    • 36.4 BUT
  • Three Point %

    • BUCK 31.3
    • 17.6 BUT
  • Turnovers

    • BUCK 9
    • 5 BUT
  • Rebounds

    • BUCK 44
    • 46 BUT

Game Information

Rupp Arena
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Coverage: truTV
  • Lexington, Kentucky 40596
  • Line: BUT -3.0
Referees: Les Jones, Jeffrey Anderson, Bill McCarthy
3/22/2013 Associated Press

Butler holds off Bucknell to advance in tourney

Andrew Smith had a double-double including a career-high 16 rebounds, Roosevelt Jones added 14 points and Butler made its free throws down the stretch to hold off upset-minded Bucknell 68-56 in the second round of the NCAA tournament on Thursday.

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Game Flow

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Shot Chart

Research Notes

  • Butler outscored Bucknell 37-19 in the final ten minutes Thursday and the Bulldogs were finally able to make some outside shots. Butler missed its first 13 3-point field goals but was 3-for-4 from 3-point range to close out the game, with Rotnei Clarke and Andrew Smith combining to score 11 of Butler's final 13 points outside the paint.

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