Butler’s Blue II Ready to Chomp on the Atlantic 10

Wednesday, May 30th, 2012

After losing Charlotte to Conference USA and Temple to the Big East, the Atlantic 10 Men's Basketball Conference appeared destined to spiral down the crapper like a stale floater on a scorching hot summer afternoon. Alas, the clouds dissipated and two beacons of light shined down from the heavens in the forms ...

Mediocrity is the Game: Big West Conference Basketball

Tuesday, February 24th, 2009

Every year there's a team (or two) that finds its way into the NCAA tournament that we have no idea of what to make of. Most of the time these teams are nondescript mid-majors that won their conference tournament and get the national stage all to themselves in Dayton for the ...

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 ...