NCAA Game Summary - Indiana State at Butler
(Saturday, February 18th)
Final Score: Butler 75, Indiana State 54
Indianapolis, IN (Sports Network) - Andrew Smith led five players in double figures for Butler with 12 points as the Bulldogs routed Indiana State 75-54 in a BracketBuster pairing at Hinkle Fieldhouse.
Erik Fromm, Roosevelt Jones and Chrishawn Hopkins each added 11 for Butler (17-12) while Khyle Marshall chipped in 10. Jones also had a game-high 12 rebounds for the Bulldogs who have won four straight.
Indiana State (16-12) got 22 points for R.J. Mahurin and 10 from Dwayne Lathan. The Sycamores had won consecutive games entering play.
Butler led 37-27 at intermission by shooting 42.4 percent from the floor.
In the second half the Bulldogs improved to 48.1 percent and limited Indiana State to just 25.0 percent shooting in the final twenty minutes.
Butler dominated on the glass outrebounding the Sycamores by a margin of 43-28.
02/18 19:50:31 ET