Scores

Final

UIC 44

(8-19, 3-13 Horizon)

Butler 69

(18-12, 11-6 Horizon)

    7:00 PM ET, February 21, 2012

    Hinkle Fieldhouse, Indianapolis, Indiana

    1 2 T
    UIC 22 2244
    BUT 32 3769

    Top Performers

    UIC: D. Williams 11 Pts, 6 Reb, 1 Ast, 1 Blk

    Butler: R. Nored 12 Pts, 7 Reb, 8 Ast, 4 Stl

    Roosevelt Jones powers Butler to 5th straight win vs. UIC

    Associated Press

    INDIANAPOLIS -- Roosevelt Jones had 13 points and 10 rebounds to lead Butler to its fifth consecutive win, 69-44, over Illinois-Chicago on Tuesday night.

    The Bulldogs (18-12, 11-6) play their regular-season finale at Valparaiso on Friday. The Horizon League tournament begins on Feb. 28.

    Ronald Nored, in his final regular-season home game, had 12 points, eight assists and seven rebounds. Nored and fellow senior Garrett Butcher played for Butler's back-to-back national finalists.

    Andrew Smith and Chrishawn Hopkins added 10 points for the Bulldogs. Butler has won 12 in a row in the series with Illinois-Chicago.

    Gary Talton had 13 points and Darrin Williams scored 11 for the Flames (8-19, 3-13). UIC broke a 26-game road losing streak Saturday at Eastern Illinois.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    UIC
    BUT
    Points 44 69
    FG Made-Attempted 17-52 (.327) 25-52 (.481)
    3P Made-Attempted 2-18 (.111) 1-11 (.091)
    FT Made-Attempted 8-13 (.615) 18-20 (.900)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 18 (0/0) 19 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 3 27

    2011-12 Season

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