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Baldwin scores 21, Butler rolls over Miami (Ohio) 90-67

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) Kamar Baldwin, a unanimous choice for the preseason All-Big East Conference team, tossed in 21 points on 9-of-14 shooting and added six assists to guide Butler to a 90-67 romp over Miami (Ohio) in the season opener for both teams on Saturday night.

Baldwin, who averaged 15.7 points and 4.9 rebounds as a sophomore last season, scored 13 points in the first half to help the Bulldogs post a 45-33 lead at halftime. Reserve Joey Brunk had a career-high 15 points by halftime, hitting all six of his shots from the field. He finished with 17 points on 7-of-7 shooting and grabbed six rebounds. Paul Jorgensen totaled 17 points and seven boards and Aaron Thompson chipped in with 11 points and four assists.

Nike Sibande hit four 3-pointers and scored 24 to pace the RedHawks. Dalonte Brown had 16 points and Darrian Ringo scored 10.

Butler shot 60 percent from the field and used a 17-4 run to begin the second half to go up by 25 points.

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Key Players
Min. Per Game
Pts. Per Game
Ast. Per Game
Reb. Per Game
Field Goal %
Three Point %
Free Throw %
+ 3 Mekhi Lairy made 3-pt. jump shot 11.0
  Offensive rebound by Precious Ayah 23.0
  Elijah McNamara missed 3-pt. jump shot 25.0
  Defensive rebound by Milos Jovic 38.0
  Jerald Gillens-Butler missed jump shot, blocked by Milos Jovic 40.0
  Offensive rebound by Butler 42.0
  Jerald Gillens-Butler missed 3-pt. jump shot, blocked by Precious Ayah 44.0
  Defensive rebound by Jerald Gillens-Butler 52.0
  Abdoulaye Harouna missed 3-pt. jump shot 54.0
+ 1 Henry Baddley made 3rd of 3 free throws 1:11
+ 1 Henry Baddley made 2nd of 3 free throws 1:11
Team Stats
Points 0 0
Field Goals 0-0 (0.0%) 0-0 (0.0%)
3-Pointers 0-0 (0.0%) 0-0 (0.0%)
Free Throws 0-0 (0.0%) 0-0 (0.0%)
Total Rebounds 0 0
Offensive 0 0
Defensive 0 0
Team 0 0
Assists 0 0
Steals 0 0
Blocks 0 0
Turnovers 0 0
Fouls 0 0
Technicals 0 0
12T
away team logo Miami (Ohio) 0-1 333568
home team logo Butler 1-0 454590
Team Stats
away team logo Miami (Ohio) 0-1 70.8 PPG 40.2 RPG 10.9 APG
home team logo Butler 1-0 71.9 PPG 34.8 RPG 13.2 APG
Key Players
1
N. Sibande 16.1 PPG 5.1 RPG 1.2 APG 39.4 FG%
3
K. Baldwin 17.0 PPG 4.9 RPG 3.1 APG 44.7 FG%
Top Scorers
PTS REB AST
PTS REB AST
0 FG% 0
0 3PT FG% 0
0 FT% 0
Starters
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
Starters
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
Bench
Bench PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
Starters
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
Starters
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
Bench
Bench PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB