• Butler uses strong 2nd half to down Savannah State

    November 22, 2011 No comments

    Andrew Smith scored 11 points to lead four players in double figures as Butler defeated Savannah State 57-42 in the Hoosier Invitational on Monday night.

    Chase Stigall, Jackson Aldridge and Roosevelt Jones scored 10 points each for the Bulldogs (2-2), who used a 20-3 second-half run to take over the game.

    Preston Blackmon scored 13 points and Rashad Hassan 10 for the Tigers (1-4).

    Blackmon’s 3-pointer gave Savannah State a lead early in the second half, but Jones sparked the Butler run over the next 9:44 with six points. When Smith hit two free throws to complete the surge, the Bulldogs were in control, leading 40-26.

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