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What if NCAA hoops players could be traded, part 2

Previously in the confines of my mind. Before I dive into listing the next 15 players on this list, let’s just look at how naive I am. Tyrus Jones? Gone. Justin Anderson? Gone. Buddy Hield? Rumored to be leaving. In all fairness to myself, that’s only three of the first fifteen listed. But it works perfectly as a transition into a rant on the current system imposed on players...
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Jones' late layup lets No. 19 Butler escape Creighton 58-56

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) Roosevelt Jones made the winning layup with 1.9 seconds to lift No. 19 Butler to a 58-56 win over Creighton and avoid getting upset by the Big East's last-place team Monday night. The Bulldogs (19-7, 9-4) wouldn't have been in position for Jones' game-winner if Alex Barlow hadn't scrambled to rebound Kellen Dunham's missed shot a few seconds earlier. Devin Brooks...
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February 16, 2015  |  Discuss

#19 Butler's Game-Winner With 1.9 Left Tops Men's Basketball

Roosevelt Jones' bank shot with 1.9 seconds left lifted No. 19 Butler to a 58-56 win over Creighton on Monday night before a sellout crowd of 17,971 fans at CenturyLInk Center Omaha .
Via Creighton BlueJays - Official Site
February 16, 2015

St. Johns' Sir'Dominic Pointer Commits Worst Flop of All Time in Game Against Butler

This is just plain bad. I had to read what a couple other people said about this to even realize that contact was made between a Butler player ans Pointer. Apparently Roosevelt Jones tapped him on the head giving Pointer cause to commit a foul that would cost him $5K at the next level.Ridiculous Pointer. Absolutely ridiculous. Read more »
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February 04, 2015  |  Discuss

Big East Brawl: Butler Defeats Seton Hall in OT 79-75

Roosevelt Jones Had 23 Points Tonight/ by Josh Adams @NCAAHoopsDigest This 2014-15 Big East Conference has shown early on that there will be no easy wins. The Butler Bulldogs proved that on Tuesday night, traveling into Newark and defeating the #21 Seton Hall Pirates 79-75. Before a crowd of seven thousand fans at the Prudential Center the Bulldogs defeated the...
Via College Hoops Digest
January 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Jones scores 23 to lead Butler to upset win over No. 21 Seton Hall

  Roosevelt Jones scored a season-high 23 points, Kellen Dunham added 21 and Butler knocked off No. 21 Seton Hall 79-75 in overtime on Tuesday night. Dunham and Jones scored nine of the first 10 points in the overtime for Butler (13-5, 3-2 Big East), which blew a late seven-point second-half lead. Andrew Chrabascz added 12 points and Kameron Woods had 15 rebounds for the Bulldogs...
Via AP on Fox
January 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Butler takes down Belmont 67-56

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) Roosevelt Jones scored 20 points and Butler took down Belmont 67-56 on Sunday. Jones was 8 of 12 from the floor, grabbed seven rebounds and had three assists. Kellen Dunham added 15 points, including four 3-pointers and the Bulldogs (10-3) shot 48 percent from the floor and outrebounded Belmont 38-21. Craig Bradshaw paced Belmont (8-5) with 11 points and Evan Bradds...
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December 28, 2014  |  Discuss

No. 23 Butler beats Indiana State behind Dunham, Jones

  Kellen Dunham and Roosevelt Jones each scored 14 points to lead No. 23 Butler past longtime rival Indiana State 77-54 on Wednesday night. The Bulldogs (6-1) climbed into the Top 25 for the first time in nearly 22 months this week and ended a two-game losing streak in Terre Haute, where they won for the first time since 2002. Indiana State (3-4) lost its third in a row. Devonte...
Via AP on Fox
December 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Butler Bulldogs tough week

(Photo: Michael Hickey/Getty Images North America) The buzzer beating thrillers have not seemed to swing in Butler basketball’s direction this season. At the very beginning of the season, the Butler Bulldogs gathered five wins in five games before losing two close games to Louisiana State and No. 5 Oklahoma State. Against Oklahoma State, the Bulldogs lost by two, while Louisiana...
January 06, 2014  |  Discuss

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