(9) Butler 71

(26-6, 15-3 Horizon)

(8) LSU 75

(27-7, 13-3 SEC)

    12:20 PM ET, March 19, 2009

    Greensboro Coliseum, Greensboro, North Carolina

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    #9BUT 29 4271
    #8LSU 35 4075

    Top Performers

    Butler: M. Howard 22 Pts, 8 Reb, 1 Ast, 1 Stl

    LSU: M. Thornton 30 Pts, 6 Reb, 4 Ast, 4 Stl

    1st Half Play-By-Play

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    1st Half Summary

    19:44 0-3Bo Spencer made Three Point Jumper.
    19:22Matt Howard Turnover.0-3 
    19:21 0-3Bo Spencer Steal.
    19:18 0-5Bo Spencer made Two Point Layup.
    18:53Matt Howard Turnover.0-5 
    18:52 0-5Marcus Thornton Steal.
    18:38 0-7Tasmin Mitchell made Two Point Jumper.
    18:24Gordon Hayward Turnover.0-7 
    18:23 0-7Garrett Temple Steal.
    18:20 0-9Marcus Thornton made Two Point Layup.
    18:18Butler Full Timeout.
    18:07Shelvin Mack made Free Throw.1-9 
    18:07 1-9Foul on Marcus Thornton
    18:07Shelvin Mack missed Free Throw.1-9 
    18:07 1-9Tasmin Mitchell Defensive Rebound.
    17:54Foul on Matt Howard1-9 
    17:45 1-9Garrett Temple missed Two Point Jumper.
    17:45Shelvin Mack Defensive Rebound.1-9 
    17:32Shelvin Mack missed Three Point Jumper.1-9 
    17:32 1-9Garrett Temple Defensive Rebound.
    17:05 1-9Bo Spencer missed Three Point Jumper.
    17:05 1-9Chris Johnson Offensive Rebound.
    17:01 1-9Chris Johnson Turnover.
    16:48Matt Howard missed Two Point Layup.1-9 
    16:48Shelvin Mack Offensive Rebound.1-9 
    16:36 1-9Foul on Chris Johnson
    16:36Matt Howard made Free Throw.2-9 
    16:36Matt Howard made Free Throw.3-9 
    16:23 3-11Tasmin Mitchell made Two Point Jumper.
    16:06Ronald Nored Turnover.3-11 
    15:58 3-11Marcus Thornton missed Two Point Layup.
    15:58Gordon Hayward Defensive Rebound.3-11 
    15:54 3-11Foul on Garrett Temple
    15:54Official TV Timeout.
    15:49Shawn Vanzant missed Two Point Layup.3-11 
    15:49 3-11Chris Johnson Block.
    15:44 3-11Chris Johnson Defensive Rebound.
    15:16 3-11Chris Johnson missed Two Point Jumper.
    15:16Zach Hahn Defensive Rebound.3-11 
    15:04Avery Jukes missed Three Point Jumper.3-11 
    15:04 3-11Bo Spencer Defensive Rebound.
    14:40Foul on Shawn Vanzant3-11 
    14:27 3-13Tasmin Mitchell made Two Point Jumper.
    14:00Willie Veasley made Three Point Jumper. Assisted by Gordon Hayward.6-13 
    13:44Foul on Willie Veasley6-13 
    13:34Foul on Matt Howard6-13 
    13:23Foul on Zach Hahn6-13 
    13:23 6-13Bo Spencer missed Free Throw.
    13:23 6-14Bo Spencer made Free Throw.
    13:23 6-15Bo Spencer made Free Throw.
    13:11 6-15Foul on Alex Farrer
    13:11Shelvin Mack made Free Throw.7-15 
    13:11Shelvin Mack made Free Throw.8-15 
    12:45 8-15Bo Spencer Turnover.
    12:45Shelvin Mack Steal.8-15 
    12:35Shelvin Mack missed Two Point Layup.8-15 
    12:35 8-15Terry Martin Block.
    12:34Shelvin Mack Offensive Rebound.8-15 
    12:31Gordon Hayward missed Three Point Jumper.8-15 
    12:31 8-15Alex Farrer Defensive Rebound.
    12:02 8-15Tasmin Mitchell missed Two Point Layup.
    12:02Shelvin Mack Defensive Rebound.8-15 
    11:39Garrett Butcher Turnover.8-15 
    11:39 8-15Tasmin Mitchell Steal.
    11:35 8-15Bo Spencer missed Two Point Layup.
    11:35Gordon Hayward Block.8-15 
    11:34 8-15Terry Martin Offensive Rebound.
    11:34 8-15Terry Martin Turnover.
    11:34Official TV Timeout.
    11:22Shelvin Mack Turnover.8-15 
    11:21 8-15Chris Johnson Steal.
    10:55 8-15Bo Spencer missed Three Point Jumper.
    10:54Shelvin Mack Defensive Rebound.8-15 
    10:32Willie Veasley Turnover.8-15 
    10:20 8-15Marcus Thornton missed Two Point Layup.
    10:19Ronald Nored Defensive Rebound.8-15 
    10:09Shelvin Mack missed Two Point Layup.8-15 
    10:08Shelvin Mack Offensive Rebound.8-15 
    10:05Shelvin Mack missed Two Point Layup.8-15 
    10:04 8-15Alex Farrer Block.
    10:03 8-15Marcus Thornton Defensive Rebound.
    9:39 8-15Chris Johnson missed Two Point Layup.
    9:39Willie Veasley Defensive Rebound.8-15 
    9:29Foul on Garrett Butcher8-15 
    9:29Garrett Butcher Turnover.8-15 
    9:05 8-15Tasmin Mitchell missed Two Point Jumper.
    9:05Shelvin Mack Defensive Rebound.8-15 
    8:43Gordon Hayward made Three Point Jumper. Assisted by Shelvin Mack.11-15 
    8:13 11-15Bo Spencer Turnover.
    8:02Ronald Nored missed Two Point Layup.11-15 
    8:02 11-15Tasmin Mitchell Block.
    8:02Butler Offensive Rebound.11-15 
    7:57Official TV Timeout.
    7:42Ronald Nored missed Two Point Jumper.11-15 
    7:42Avery Jukes Offensive Rebound.11-15 
    7:38Avery Jukes made Two Point Layup.13-15 
    7:02 13-18Terry Martin made Three Point Jumper. Assisted by Marcus Thornton.
    6:43Willie Veasley missed Three Point Jumper.13-18 
    6:43Avery Jukes Offensive Rebound.13-18 
    6:39 13-18Foul on Garrett Temple
    6:35Foul on Willie Veasley13-18 
    6:35Willie Veasley Turnover.13-18 
    6:25 13-20Chris Johnson made Two Point Jumper.
    6:08Avery Jukes made Two Point Jumper.15-20 
    5:47 15-22Tasmin Mitchell made Two Point Jumper.
    5:29Avery Jukes missed Three Point Jumper.15-22 
    5:29 15-22Bo Spencer Defensive Rebound.
    5:22 15-22Terry Martin missed Three Point Jumper.
    5:22Gordon Hayward Defensive Rebound.15-22 
    5:14Shelvin Mack made Three Point Jumper. Assisted by Gordon Hayward.18-22 
    4:52 18-25Marcus Thornton made Three Point Jumper.
    4:40Ronald Nored Turnover.18-25 
    4:39 18-25Marcus Thornton Steal.
    4:38Foul on Shelvin Mack18-25 
    4:38 18-26Marcus Thornton made Free Throw.
    4:38 18-27Marcus Thornton made Free Throw.
    4:26 18-27Foul on Terry Martin
    4:17Zach Hahn missed Three Point Jumper.18-27 
    4:17Avery Jukes Offensive Rebound.18-27 
    4:12 18-27Foul on Chris Johnson
    4:12Avery Jukes missed Free Throw.18-27 
    4:12Avery Jukes missed Free Throw.18-27 
    4:12 18-27Tasmin Mitchell Defensive Rebound.
    3:58Foul on Ronald Nored18-27 
    3:58Official TV Timeout.
    3:58 18-28Marcus Thornton made Free Throw.
    3:58 18-29Marcus Thornton made Free Throw.
    3:44Gordon Hayward Turnover.18-29 
    3:43 18-29Marcus Thornton Steal.
    3:41 18-31Marcus Thornton made Two Point Layup.
    3:27 18-31Foul on Quintin Thornton
    3:27Matt Howard made Free Throw.19-31 
    3:27Matt Howard made Free Throw.20-31 
    3:19 20-31Quintin Thornton Turnover.
    3:03Matt Howard made Two Point Layup.22-31 
    2:40 22-31Tasmin Mitchell Turnover.
    2:09Shelvin Mack made Two Point Layup.24-31 
    2:05LSU 30 Second Timeout.
    1:55 24-31Terry Martin missed Two Point Jumper.
    1:55Shawn Vanzant Defensive Rebound.24-31 
    1:43Shelvin Mack missed Three Point Jumper.24-31 
    1:43 24-31Bo Spencer Defensive Rebound.
    1:32 24-33Marcus Thornton made Two Point Layup. Assisted by Tasmin Mitchell.
    1:28Butler 30 Second Timeout.
    1:11Matt Howard missed Two Point Jumper.24-33 
    1:07 24-33Tasmin Mitchell Defensive Rebound.
    0:59 24-33Marcus Thornton missed Three Point Jumper.
    0:59Matt Howard Defensive Rebound.24-33 
    0:44 24-33Foul on Quintin Thornton
    0:44Matt Howard made Free Throw.25-33 
    0:44Matt Howard made Free Throw.26-33 
    0:22 26-35Tasmin Mitchell made Two Point Jumper.
    0:05Gordon Hayward made Three Point Jumper. Assisted by Shelvin Mack.29-35 
    0:00End of the 1st Half.