Duquesne vs. Butler: Recap, Stats, and Box Score

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Duquesne vs. Butler: Recap, Stats, and Box Score
Duquesne 49
(8-18, 2-11 away)
(15) Butler 68
(22-5, 13-1 home)
Venue: Hinkle Fieldhouse
7:00PM ET / 4:00PM PT, February 19, 2013
Box Score
1st 2nd Final
Duquesne 22 27 49
Butler 36 32 68
Top Performers
Points Rebounds Assists
Duquesne D Colter 11 J Jones 5 S Johnson 3
Butler R Clarke 16 A Smith 10 R Jones 5

On an evening when they scored 30 points from three-point territory, No. 15 Butler easily knocked off Duquesne 68-49 in conference action. The Bulldogs got the win with six points and seven rebounds from Alex Barlow. Andrew Smith also put in a solid effort, scoring eight points and adding 10 rebounds. For the Dukes, Derrick Colter finished with a team-high 11 points and two rebounds. Butler (22-5, 9-3 A-10) gets Saint Louis (19-5, 8-2 A-10) on their home court on Friday, Feb. 22.

Butler Game Notes

  • Butler beat the spread by 2.5 points. That makes the 15th time this season the Bulldogs have beaten the spread.
  • Butler has won every game this season (5-0) when its three-point percentage has been 47.6 percent or better.
  • Butler has won every game this season (4-0) after committing eight or fewer turnovers.
  • The Bulldogs have won 88 percent of the time this season (7-1) after recording 15 or more assists.
  • Butler has won every game this season (4-0) when opponents record 49 or fewer total points.
  • Butler has won every game this season (6-0) after holding an opponent to under 37.3 percent field goal percentage.
  • This season Butler has won 82 percent of the time (14-3) when Rotnei Clarke has 16 points or more, 77 percent of the time (10-3) when Roosevelt Jones plays 30 minutes or more, and 100 percent of the time (6-0) when Khyle Marshall has six field goals made or more.
  • The Bulldogs have recorded more three-pointers than their opponents for the past six games.
  • This is the 14th game at home this season--Butler has a 13.4 average scoring margin against opponents at home.
  • Andrew Smith recorded a team season high in defensive rebounds with 10.
  • The top two scorers (Rotnei Clarke and Khyle Marshall) accounted for 44.1 percent of the points.
  • The top two rebounders (Andrew Smith and Roosevelt Jones) accounted for 50.0 percent of the rebounds.
  • Rotnei Clarke has led the team in scoring in 18 out of 27 games this season.
  • Andrew Smith has led the team in rebounding in seven out of 27 games this season.
  • Rotnei Clarke has eight straight double-digit point games.
  • Andrew Smith recorded the ninth double-digit rebound game of his career.
  • Andrew Smith had a career high with 10 defensive rebounds.

Duquesne Game Notes

  • The top two scorers (Derrick Colter and Jerry Jones) accounted for 40.8 percent of the points.
  • Derrick Colter has led the team in scoring 10 times in 26 games this season.
  • Jerry Jones has led the team in rebounding four times in 26 games this season.
  • Derrick Colter has three straight double-digit point games.
DUQ PlayersMinsPtsRebAstStlBlkTO
BMamadou Datt16241200
B-Derrick Colter361122002
C+Sean Johnson23723002
C+Jeremiah Jones25941001
C+Jerry Jones30950102
C+K. Pantophlet30721111
CAndre Marhold15210041
CQuevyn Winters13240001
DMarvin Binney12020000
BUTLER PlayersMinsPtsRebAstStlBlkTO
AAlex Barlow29673100
B+Andrew Smith298102110
B+Khyle Marshall231421200
B+Roosevelt Jones30685003
BKameron Woods22643101
BKellen Dunham161120001
B-Rotnei Clarke351611003
-Chase Stigall7000000
-Erik Fromm4000000

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