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Bulldogs putting new spin on mid-major label

For the last few years, Butler basketball has been synonymous with successful basketball, writes Kim Baxter.

Originally Published: March 17, 2007
By Kim Baxter | Special to ESPN.com

BUFFALO, N.Y. -- Go ahead and call them a mid-major. Go ahead and call it an upset. Go ahead and sleep on the Butler Bulldogs.

They just don't care.

"I get tired of 'mid-major' sometimes," said junior guard Mike Green. "But I guess it doesn't matter when you're out there on the court whether you're coming from the ACC or the CAA. It all depends on what you do out there on the floor. I'll take any label."

On Saturday, the only label that mattered to Butler was "Sweet 16" because with ...

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