INDIANAPOLIS, IN - FEBRUARY 14:  Darrun Hilliard II #4 of the Villanova Wildcats dribbles the ball against Roosevelt Jones #21 of the Butler Bulldogs at Hinkle Fieldhouse on February 14, 2015 in Indianapolis, Indiana.  (Photo by Michael Hickey/Getty Images)

Darrun Hilliard Lifts No. 6 Nova Over Butler With Late Dagger

Darrun Hilliards three-pointer with 1.5 seconds remaining gave Villanova a 68-65 win.


VILLANOVA, PA - DECEMBER 31: JayVaughn Pinkston #22 of the Villanova Wildcats takes a shot as Andrew Chrabascz #45 of the Butler Bulldogs defends during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game on December 31, 2014 at the Pavilion in Villanova, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Rich Schultz /Getty Images)

No. 6 Villanova Beats Butler 67-55 To Go 13-0

Ryan Arcidiacono scored 15 points and JayVaughn Pinkston had 13 to help No. 6 Villanova beat Butler 67-55 on Wednesday and match the best start in program history.


HOUSTON, TX - APRIL 02: Jamie Skeen #21 of the Virginia Commonwealth Rams goes to the hoop against Matt Howard #54 of the Butler Bulldogs during the National Semifinal game of the 2011 NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Championship at Reliant Stadium on April 2, 2011 in Houston, Texas.

Top 5 NCAA Final Four Moments Ever

The NCAA Final Four has given us many amazing moments in its illustrious history. Here are the top 5.


The Wichita State Shockers celebrate after beating the Missouri State Bears 68-45. (credit: Peter Aiken/Getty Images)

Keidel: Ides (And Idols) Of March

March Madness is a lifeline in an otherwise barren winter sports calendar, an essential bridge between football and baseball


Guard Ryan Arcidiacono #15 of the Villanova Wildcats drives to the basket with forward Khyle Marshall #23 of the Butler Bulldogs defending on February 26, 2014 at the Pavilion in Villanova, Pennslyvania. (Photo by Mitchell Leff/Getty Images)

No. 8 Villanova Rolls Past Butler 67-48

Darrun Hilliard and James Bell scored 11 points each to lead No. 8 Villanova to a 67-48 victory over Butler on Wednesday night.


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Villanova Women Look To Stay Sharp At Butler

The Villanova women’s basketball team will bring an 11-2 record into Wednesday’s Big East match-up with Butler at Hinkle Fieldhouse in Indianapolis.


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No. 11 Villanova Defeats Butler in Big East Opener

JayVaughn Pinkston had 22 points and No. 11 Villanova rebounded from its first loss of the season with a 76-73 overtime victory over Butler on Tuesday night in the Big East opener for both teams.


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Smith’s Double-Double Leads Butler To 68-56 Win

Andrew Smith had a double-double with a career-high 16 rebounds and 14 points, and Butler made 18 of 20 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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Galloway Leads La Salle To Upset Win Over Butler, 54-53

Ramon Galloway went the length of the court for the winning basket with 2.7 seconds left to send La Salle to a 54-53 victory over No. 9 Butler on Wednesday night.


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La Salle Readies For Visit From #9 Butler

By Matt Leon PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – Gola Arena should be rocking on Wednesday night as the La Salle Explorers host the #9 team in the country, the Butler Bulldogs, in Atlantic 10 action. La Salle […]


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No. 14 Butler Tops Saint Joe’s 72-66 In A10 Debut

With a packed house roaring from the opening tip, Saint Joseph’s was ready to play spoiler.


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No. 17 Butler Beats Penn 70-57

Roosevelt Jones scored a career-high 24 points to lead No. 17 Butler over Penn 70-57 on Wednesday night, the Bulldogs’ eighth consecutive victory.


Pa. Woman Throws 30-Pack Of Beer Out Of Window, Hits Cops

A western Pennsylvania woman has been jailed on charges she bonked two police officers with beer thrown from an upstairs window when they answered a domestic dispute call at her home.


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Losing VCU, George Mason From CAA Could Hurt Drexel

VCU, George Mason and Butler have had discussions with the Atlantic 10 and indicated to the league they have potential interest in joining for the 2013-14 school year.


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Quakers Welcome Butler To Palestra In CBI

Only two city teams are still playing basketball. Of course, Drexel has made a deep run into the NIT, but those Penn Quakers are also still alive and they will host Butler tonight in the second round of the College Basketball Invitational (CBI).