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2017 Schedule
8-0, 1st in Big East

Bracketology: Butler rises to No. 5 seed

After Butler's 7-0 start -- including back-to-back wins against Pac-12 foes -- the Bulldogs rise to a No. 5 seed in Joe Lunardi's latest projection. Bracketology

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Big East touting quality over quantity

Butler's win at Utah makes the Big East's top four teams -- Villanova, Xavier, Creighton and the Bulldogs -- a combined 25-0 this season.

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Butler stays unbeaten with road win over Utah (0:46)

Bulldogs leap into rankings at No. 18

Butler beat then-No. 8 Arizona to win the Las Vegas Invitational last week. That marked the third straight year the Bulldogs have knocked off a top-10 team. Power Rankings

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Kentucky tops while Indiana drops in the college basketball Power Rankings (1:35)
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Butler upsets No. 8 Arizona for Vegas title (0:41)
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Butler knocks off No. 8 Arizona, 69-65

��� Kelan Martin had 16 points, while Andrew Chrabascz had 14 points and seven rebounds to lead Butler to a 69-65 victory over No. 8 Arizona on Friday night in the championship game of the Contin

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Vanderbilt falls to Butler 76-66 (1:02)
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The Big East is thriving after realignment (1:19)
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Butler coasts to 86-60 win over Bucknell

Tyler Wideman and Avery Woodson each scored 14 points and Butler faced little resistance from Bucknell, as the Bulldogs cruised to an 86-60 win on Saturday.

Big East stars rank among nation's best

Villanova's Josh Hart and Kris Jenkins join Xavier's Edmond Sumner and Trevon Bluiett as Big East representatives on our #CBBRank top-100 list. Who else from the Big East made the cut? #CBBRank

Butler is 16th in hoop recruiting

Two of the Bulldogs' four recruits are listed among ESPN's top 100. They are small forwards Christian David and Kyle Young. Basketball class rankings (Insider)

Villanova expected to rule Big East

The defending champs are picked by Eamonn Brennan to win the Big East again, followed closely by Xavier for the second straight year. Conference races (Insider)

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Who could get hot in March?

Syracuse got hot at the right time last season. Could the Orange make another run? Jay Bilas breaks down the Orange and six other teams capable of surprising us once the dust settles. Bilas: Everything you need to know (Insider)

Bracketology: Butler is 'underrated'

In Joe Lunardi's "Behind the bracket" column, he names Butler among his underrated teams in the preseason. He projects the unranked Bulldogs to be a No. 9 seed. Preseason Bracketology

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Brad Stevens opens up about unique challenges as Celtics coach (3:00)

Butler lands spot in top 10 of ranks

The Bulldogs score a spot in top 10 with one of the most versatile recruited groups in the country. It begins with a pair of 6-foot-7 ESPN 100 four-star forwards in Kyle Young and Christian David. 2017 Class Rankings (Insider)

Team Stats

Points Per Game78.9Tied-87th
Rebounds Per Game31.9Tied-334th
Assists Per Game15.3Tied-92nd
Points Allowed60.421st

Tournament History

Final Fours2
Tournament Record21-14
Championship SeasonsNone
Tournament Appearances14