I woke up this morning with a weird feeling in my stomach. It was almost a sick feeling, or an empty feeling. No, I am not nursing a hangover; in fact, last night was fairly low key for me. Butler was eliminated from NCAA Tournament contention with Saturday's 65-46 loss to Valparaiso on Saturday night. Think about this for a second. It had been 1,081 days since the Bulldogs last lost a basketball game in March.
NCAA Tournament 2011: Butler Leads Pitt 38-30 at the Half Despite the fact they came within inches of winning it all in 2010, not many people expected much out of the Butler Bulldogs coming into the 2011 NCAA Tournament. But then th... Read Post
Revenue "Sharing:" The NCAA earns about $771 million per year from the Tournament TV contract. The money is allocated to conferences based on average wins over a six-year span. Upstarts Butler, despite reaching the final both years,... Read Post