Illinois-Chicago vs Butler

Butler 69, Ill.-Chicago 44


INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - Roosevelt Jones had 13 points and 10 rebounds to lead Butler to its fifth consecutive win, 69-44 over Illinois-Chicago on Tuesday night.

The Bulldogs (18-12, 11-6) play their regular-season finale at Valparaiso on Friday. The Horizon League tournament begins on Feb. 28.

Ronald Nored, in his final regular-season home game, had 12 points, eight assists and seven rebounds. Nored and fellow senior Garrett Butcher played for Butler's back-to-back national finalists.

Andrew Smith and Chrishawn Hopkins added 10 points for the Bulldogs. Butler has won 12 in a row in the series with Illinois-Chicago.

Gary Talton had 13 points and Darrin Williams scored 11 for the Flames (8-19, 3-13). UIC broke a 26-game road losing streak Saturday at Eastern Illinois.

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Illinois-Chicago Flames
H. Humes, F343-90-06126
M. Brown, F242-62-21127
D. Williams, C224-93-561211
G. Talton, G306-110-030313
D. Barnes, G280-70-02110
S. Sutter181-50-03122
P. Carter110-11-22021
M. Bush80-10-00000
W. Simonton60-12-40022
G. Travis50-00-00010
A. Fells41-10-01002
R. Robinson40-00-00000
A. Kelley30-00-00110
D. Tyler30-10-00000
Totals 17-528-132761844
Butler Bulldogs
R. Jones, F306-101-1100213
G. Butcher, F81-42-20004
A. Smith, C145-70-021410
R. Nored, G333-66-678212
C. Hopkins, G292-55-512210
K. Woods193-40-04026
E. Fromm171-31-22033
K. Marshall174-61-22019
C. Stigall170-40-02210
J. Aldridge50-12-20102
A. Barlow30-00-00000
E. Kampen30-10-01020
A. Smeathers30-00-00000
E. Kampen20-10-00000
Totals 25-5218-2033141969
Horizon League
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
N. Kentucky12-624-1187
Green Bay12-618-14158
Wright St.11-720-12115
Youngstown St.5-1313-21252
Clev. St.5-139-22260
Other games
GTOWN 55 Final
Auburn 47 Final
Florida 63
K-State 78 Final
Missouri 68
Illinois 67 Final
Ohio St 83
NC 86 Final
Michigan 67 Final
Nwstern 55
Kentucky 73 Final
Miss St 64
Virginia 61 Final
VT 59
N Mexico 63 Final
Colo St 71