Butler vs. Dayton: Recap and Stats

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Butler vs. Dayton: Recap and Stats
Butler 79
(14-2, 7-2 away)
Dayton 73
(10-6, 7-3 home)
Venue: University of Dayton Arena
2:00PM ET / 11:00AM PT, January 12, 2013
Box Score
1st 2nd Final
Butler 35 44 79
Dayton 27 46 73
Top Performers
Points Rebounds Assists
Butler R Clarke 16 K Marshall 5 R Jones 3
Dayton K Dillard 15 D Oliver 9 K Dillard 4

No. 14 Butler got a win on the road against Dayton 79-73 in conference play on Saturday, January 12th. The Bulldogs got the win with a game-high 16 points and seven rebounds from Roosevelt Jones. Andrew Smith had 13 points and added four rebounds. For the Flyers, Dyshawn Pierre finished with a team-high 14 points and nine rebounds. Butler (13-2, 1-0 A-10) takes on Richmond (11-5, 1-0 A-10) on Wednesday, January 16th at home.

Butler Game Notes

  • This game was statistically over in the 2nd half with 0:10 left to go.
  • Butler started 14-2 during the 2006 and 2001 seasons (since 1996).
  • The win over Dayton extended the Butler winning streak to 11 games.
  • Butler beat the spread by 5.0 points. That makes the 9th time this season the Bulldogs have beaten the spread.
  • The Bulldogs have won 100% of the time this season (5-0) after recording 79 or more total points.
  • Butler has won 100% of the time this season (6-0) after holding an opponent to under 39.7% field goal percentage.
  • Butler has won 100% of the time this season (6-0) when opponents record 10 or fewer assists.
  • This season Butler has won 100% of the time (6-0) when Khyle Marshall has 12 points or more, 91% of the time (10-1) when Andrew Smith has 4 field goals made or more, and 80% of the time (4-1) when Roosevelt Jones has 7 rebounds or more.
  • The Bulldogs set season highs for blocks and three-point percentage.
  • The last time Butler had a three-point percentage of 53.8% or higher was Jan 14, 2011 against Detroit.
  • Butler set a season low for rebounds.
  • The Bulldogs have outshot their opponents in field goal percentage for the past 9 games.
  • Roosevelt Jones recorded a team season high in free throws made with 8 and free throws attempted with 12.
  • The top two rebounders (Roosevelt Jones and Andrew Smith) accounted for 42.3% of the rebounds.
  • Roosevelt Jones has led the team in rebounding in 5 out of 16 games this season.

Dayton Game Notes

  • Dayton lost and did not cover the spread.
  • Devin Oliver accounted for 32.5% of the team's rebounds.
  • Dyshawn Pierre has led the team in scoring 3 times in 16 games this season.
  • Devin Oliver has led the team in rebounding 10 times in 16 games this season.
  • Devin Oliver recorded the 9th double-digit rebound game of his career.
  • Kevin Dillard has 9 straight double-digit point games.
  • This was the 2nd foul out of the season for Josh Benson.
BUTLER PlayersMinsPtsRebAstStlBlkTO
ARoosevelt Jones311674013
AAndrew Smith251344010
B+Kameron Woods18442020
BRotnei Clarke12512201
BChase Stigall12622001
BAlex Barlow30633211
B-Erik Fromm12730002
C+Khyle Marshall241200011
CKellen Dunham26811111
CJ. Aldridge9201101
UD PlayersMinsPtsRebAstStlBlkTO
ADyshawn Pierre341493111
B+Devin Oliver327131102
BKevin Dillard281333103
B-Khari Price251011000
B-Vee Sanford281421102
C+Josh Benson11620012
C+M. Derenbecker8511001
C-Jalen Robinson19220101
-Devon Scott9210000
-Alex Gavrilovic6020000

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