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The Nation's All A-Twitter for March Madness

Peter Robert Casey | Posted 05.27.2013 | Sports
Peter Robert Casey

With 48 games in the rearview mirror and another 12 on the docket for next weekend's Sweet 16 and Elite 8 rounds, the NCAA Tournament is officially in full swing. But the most activity isn't happening on court in regional venues; it's taking place virtually on Twitter

Marquette Survives Another Wild Finish

Posted 03.23.2013 | Sports

LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Vander Blue scored 19 second-half points to rally third-seeded Marquette out of another hole, and the Golden Eagles survived N...

Butler vs. Bucknell

Posted 03.18.2013 | Sports

No. 6 seed Butler will face No. 11 Bucknell in the second round of the 2013 NCAA Tournament in the East region. After a blowout loss to Illinois ea...

No. 11 Butler Stunned

AP | JIM JOHNSON | Posted 02.13.2013 | Sports

INDIANAPOLIS -- Pierria Henry scored 17 points to lead Charlotte to a 71-67 win over No. 11 Butler on Wednesday night. Chris Braswell and Willie Clay...

Jordan Schultz

Brad Stevens Keeping Butler At The Top | Jordan Schultz | Posted 06.05.2011 | Sports

For the second consecutive season, the Butler Bulldogs gave America one of the most captivating and exhilarating joyrides in college basketball histor...

Butler's Historically Bad Shooting Night

AP | NANCY ARMOUR | Posted 06.05.2011 | Sports

HOUSTON — Keep shooting, the Butler players told each other over and over, the shots are bound to start falling. Not even close....


AP | EDDIE PELLS | Posted 06.04.2011 | Sports

HOUSTON — The only thing that could stop Kemba Walker and Connecticut's amazing run was the final buzzer. On a night when the massive arena fel...


Posted 06.04.2011 | Sports

Butler and UConn square off tonight in the NCAA tournament championship game at 9:23 p.m. ET. It has been a wild tournament thus far, filled with craz...

PHOTOS: Butler, UConn Mascots Go Paw-to-Paw

Sporting News | Posted 06.04.2011 | Sports

As preparations for Monday night's national championship game between the No. 8 Butler Bulldogs and the No. 3 Connecticut Huskies get underway, be sur...

Which Team Will Win The National Title Game?

Posted 06.02.2011 | Sports

The NCAA tournament championship game is set. The Butler Bulldogs reached their second straight title game and they will take on the UConn Huskies in ...

Butler Gets A Royal Sendoff

AP | By MICHAEL MAROT | Posted 05.30.2011 | College

INDIANAPOLIS -- The Butler Bulldogs have received a royal send-off for their second straight Final Four trip. Hundreds of fans were lining the hallwa...

Final Four-Bound.. Again

AP | BRETT MARTEL | Posted 05.26.2011 | Sports

NEW ORLEANS — Of course Butler erased a late deficit. Of course the Bulldogs hit a clutch 3-pointer late in overtime. Of course they're going ba...

Butler Returns To Regional Finals

AP | BRETT MARTEL | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

NEW ORLEANS — Matt Howard and Butler are starting to make this look a little bit easier. After narrowly surviving its first two NCAA tournament...

GRUESOME: Basketball Player Bloodied After Taking Elbow To The Face

Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

At the end of the first half of Butler's game against the UIC Flames on Monday night, Bulldogs guard Shawn Vanzant hit a buzzer-beater to give his tea...

Top 5 Sports Stories

Len Berman | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Len Berman

Can you imagine if Gordon Hayward's shot had dropped from half court for Butler to beat Duke? We would have been watching reruns of Hoosiers ad infinitum. And rightly so.

Top 5 Sports Stories

Len Berman | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Len Berman

The 2010 baseball season began last night with the Red Sox beating the Yankees 9-7 at Fenway Park. There are 13 more openers today.