2017 ScheduleAll times ET

2017 Schedule
21-6, 2nd in Big East
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A half-court shot is one of the worst beats of season (2:27)
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18hJoe Lunardi

Boilermakers rise to four-seed line

Purdue climbs one notch following its 17-point win over Michigan State on Saturday and joins Butler, UCLA and West Virginia.

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Gonzaga, Villanova, Kansas top men's poll

Gonzaga, Villanova and Kansas are the top three teams in the Associated Press men's college basketball poll for the third straight week.

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No. 24 Butler runs past DePaul 82-66 (0:53)
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Gage banks in half-court buzzer-beater in loss (0:16)
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Savage loses defender with pump fake (0:23)
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Butler's Chrabascz goes inside for the finish (0:29)
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5dJoe Lunardi

Bracketology: Breaking down the Hoosier State

Purdue and Butler are slotted to potentially meet in the second round. Meanwhile, Indiana remains on the bubble and Valpo falls in Lunardi's latest projection.

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No. 24 Butler blitzes St. John's 110-86 (0:35)
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Butler's Wideman slams down the putback (0:25)
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7dEamonn Brennan

Bubble Watch: Big East Conference

Villanova remains the only lock for the NCAA tournament from the Big East, but Butler, Xavier and Creighton should be in. Providence joins Seton Hall, Georgetown and Marquette as teams that still have work left to do.

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8dJoe Lunardi

Bracketology: Lots of movement on No. 5 line

Wisconsin and Cincinnati fall to No. 5 seeds after losing on Sunday. They're joined by Creighton (rising) and Butler (steady) on the No. 5 line.

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Duke back in the title race in new Power Rankings (1:34)
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Providence pulls off the upset over No. 22 Butler (0:31)
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Providence's Lindsey left open for 3-pointer (0:23)
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Surprises in the South Region

Baylor is slated as the top seed in the South with North Carolina and a pair of surprises -- Florida and Butler -- as the three and four seeds in the NCAA committee's early bracket. Early bracket

Team Stats

Points Per Game77.196th
Rebounds Per Game32.8Tied-312th
Assists Per Game13.1Tied-213th
Points Allowed68.377th

Tournament History

Final Fours2
Tournament Record21-14
Championship SeasonsNone
Tournament Appearances14