Butler Rumors & News

  • Butler lands four-star Christian David

    247 Sports "2017 four-star prospect Christian David announced for Butler over Creighton and Pittsburgh. David, a skilled 6-5 wing player from Saxtons River (Vt.) Vermont Academy, is ranked No. 92 in the 247Sports Composite." September 27

  • Ohio prospect Kyle Young represents historic Butler recruiting coup

    Indianapolis Star "Kyle Young did not wait for an official visit to the college basketball power in his home state. The 6-7 forward from Massillon, Ohio, committed to Butler on Monday, representing one of the biggest recruiting coups ever for the Bulldogs. The Bulldogs long targeted Young, and efforts by coach..." August 30

  • Butler coach Chris Holtmann agrees to extension through 2022

    SI "Butler coach Chris Holtmann has agreed to a contract extension through 2022, the university announced Wednesday. The financial terms of the deal have not been disclosed. Holtmann has posted a 45–22 record in his two seasons at the helm of Butler’s program, while leading the Bulldogs to two..." May 19

  • George Washington transfer Paul Jorgensen commits to Butler

    Big East Coast Bias "The Butler Bulldogs landed a transfer on Wednesday, as it was reported that George Washington point guard Paul Jorgensen would be headed to Indianapolis. As the tweet notes, Jorgensen will have to sit out this season. He'll be eligible for 2017-18 and 2018-19. " May 11

  • Butler lands Memphis transfer Avery Woodson

    Indianapolis Star "Butler has landed a coveted — and needed — graduate transfer. Memphis' Avery Woodson has committed to Butler, IndyStar has confirmed. He'll be eligible to play immediately as a graduate transfer and provides the Bulldogs needed experience and production in the backcourt. Woodson averaged 9.6..." April 19