Let’s Not Go All Crazy On Gordon Hayward

Wednesday, March 31st, 2010

One of the biggest stars of the NCAA tournament thus far has been Butler's Gordon Hayward. The versatile sophomore guard/forward has show his versatility, toughness and ability in the clutch while leading the Bulldogs to wins over UTEP, Murray State, Syracuse and Kansas State. He has also displayed impeccable poise ...

Houston, We Have Landed

Thursday, March 25th, 2010

As some of you are aware, TheBaker and myself are teaming up with YardBarker and Champion to bring you some on-site coverage from the Houston Regional of the 2010 NCAA Tournament. We will be producing several videos highlighting the fans of the teams in our regional. The videos will be ...

NCAA Tournament Thoughts: Day One, Early Session

Thursday, March 19th, 2009

I guess you could call this a running diary, but it's really more just my thoughts as the games progress. There will be very little rhyme or reason to the updates, they'll just arrive as things come into the cosmic skull jelly that rests between my ears. Enjoy. Games on right ...

Mid-Major Watch: We Have a Non-Butler Horizon League Team

Monday, December 15th, 2008

At this point, if there's one team casual college basketball fans know out of the Horizon League, it's the Butler Bulldogs. It's for good reason. Butler has established itself as a premier mid-major program by slaying giants and winning Horizon League titles. But we here at Rumors and Rants would like to ...

The Mascot Files: The Butler Bulldog is Missing

Tuesday, September 9th, 2008

This is not to be taken lightly. Let us repeat: This is not to be taken lightly. We have a serious criminal situation on our hands in Indianapolis. According to a report in the Indianapolis Star, two Butler Bulldog mascot costumes have been stolen. The University is offering a $100 reward ...