March Madness 2013 blog       Write for March Madness blog    

March Madness 2010 Bracket Risers:Butler

Butler the number 15 team in the country knocked off 63-58 in Indianapolis for their 11th straight win. Butler is currently 12-0 in the Horizon League and 19-4 overall and we just can't decide if we should be moving Butler into a top 4 seed for the 2010 March Madness bracket. It will be hard to ignore them if they run the table in the Horizon League, and we will likely have to give them the benefit of the doubt and moving them up however we still have doubts about them being an elite team with losses to Minnesota,Georgetown,UAB, and Clemson. Butler has a signature win over Ohio State but you could argue at that win not being that impressive as Ohio State was without the services of player of the year candidate Evan Turner for that game. Butler is led by Sophomore forward Gordon Hayward who averages 16.2 points per game and adds to that 7.9 rebounds and 1.7 assists. Butler keeps winning but frankly we don't see that continuing during March.

No comments:

Post a Comment

March Madness 2011 Mix blog featured writers
Write about March Madness 2011
We believe that you the avid fan, student journalist, and or freelance writer deserve to be heard. Avid fans have a strong desire to hear from the common (or not so common) "man" as well. You are always free to write about the material of your choice, in your own unique style, and on your own schedule. So vent,enlighten and share with us!
Contact us at:
Enjoy March Madness brackets, news, talk?
Please help us spread the word on the Sports Mixed Network by letting friends, and family know about it. The more we grow our community of avid fans, the more features we can add. So please send a Tweet, Facebook message or better yet tell them in person.