2014-2015 Butler Bulldogs Men's Basketball Schedule
If you're looking for some top-tier college basketball, you're
definitely in the right spot, as the Butler Bulldogs are looking to light up the scoreboard and give their fans another thrilling
season loaded with moments you won't soon forget. The Bulldogs have some serious talent once again this season as they look
to get back to winning basketball, helping to create a serious buzz around Indianapolis as they look to make their move this
season. In 2013-2014, there were a couple of rough patches, but the Bulldogs also fought all the way to the end of the year
and were able to put together some big wins down the home stretch, providing plenty of incentive to head out and join in the
And that's why Hinkle Fieldhouse is sure to be absolutely rocking with great fans throughout
the season, as the Bulldogs will be going up against teams like Seton Hall, DePaul, Villanova, Marquette and more, which means
the Bulldogs have some major challenges all year long. There has never been a better time to put down the remote and head
out to see if the Butler Bulldogs have what it takes to bring their program to the next level, as this is a team that is always
in the middle of one memorable season or another. With a schedule loaded with top-tier matchups, you can bet that that Hinkle
Fieldhouse in Indianapolis, Indiana is sure to be absolutely packed to the brim with excitement from game to game.
just don't make the mistake of thinking that it's all about the home games, as even though home games at Hinkle Fieldhouse
are an absolute must, on the road you'll also encounter plenty of passionate Bulldogs fans whenever they head out for an away
game. With a completely different perspective during a road trip, you'll get a chance to see the Bulldogs in hostile territory,
where they also tend to flourish even when they go up against all of the other top teams in the newly shaped Big East. All
in all, the Bulldogs have no intention of being held down for long, making them a significant threat in one of the toughest
conferences in college hoops.
Butler Bulldogs Basketball Team Info
The Butler Bulldogs first took to the
basketball court a long time ago, and have since built this program into one of the best in the nation. The Big East is one
of the top conferences in college basketball and always has a multitude of teams heading to the NCAA Tournament come the end
of the regular season. The Big East has undergone some significant changes this past offseason, losing some quality programs
to other conferences but also gaining some new blood for the league, ushering in an exciting new era in which the Bulldogs
are looking to make their mark. Once you're there in the middle of a nail-biter that has all of the makings of an instant
classic, you'll definitely be glad that you're not sitting anywhere else.
The NCAA Basketball Experience
you're there with all of the rest of the fans that have been waiting all day for the opening tip, you'll see why college basketball
is one of the most popular sports in the country. And even though the pros are great to watch too, college athletics is something
special because it's just team pride on the line, providing a thrilling experience filled to the brim with moments that you'll
be talking about a long time after it's all over. The Big East is one of the top conferences in college basketball and always
has a multitude of teams heading to the NCAA Tournament come the end of the regular season. When the game is on the line and
the Bulldogs are trading baskets with another great team, the experience will completely speak for itself.
Bulldogs Basketball History
The Bulldogs had some fantastic seasons over the years, and are always looking to give
their fans some great moment to remember. The Bulldogs have appeared in the NCAA Tournament more than 10 times over the course
of the program's history, consistently making it to March Madness as of late, and had two of the most famous Cinderella runs
in the tournament in recent memory in consecutive seasons in 2010 and 2011. The Bulldogs made it to the championship game
both of those years, but were unable to emerge victorious each time. Still, Butler has proven that it is becoming a national
power in the college basketball ranks, winning more than 1400 basketball games over the years and continuing to build towards
a national title.
Butler Bulldogs Basketball Trivia
Which Bulldog ended up the highest draft pick in the
The answer is Gordon Heyward, who was picked ninth overall by the Utah Jazz in 2010. With his incredible overall
athleticism, skill set and versatility, Heyward dominated in the Horizon League and helped to lead the Bulldogs to within
a single shot of a national championship. But even though Heyward just narrowly missed the half-court shot against Duke that
would have won the title, Heyward still ended up winning the Horizon Player of the Year Award and goes down as one of the
greatest players in program history.
Butler Bulldogs Basketball Fans
For all the top-tier matchups at
Hinkle Fieldhouse, the Bulldogs will be pulling together looking to pile up the wins and make a big move up the conference
standings – never an easy task in the conference that many Big East fans will say is one of the top in the entire nation.
Come out to see a big game and you'll see some of the brightest stars of both today and tomorrow in a game that will be loaded
with moments that will have you talking a long time after the final whistle. This is one of the best spectator sports in the
world for a reason, and you'll see why that is when you're there alongside thousands of other fans who love this sport every
bit as much as you do.