2:00 PM ET, February 15, 2009
Hinkle Fieldhouse, Indianapolis, IN
INDIANAPOLIS -- The more Jordan Hicks plays, the better he gets.The freshman scored a career-high 23 points and Loyola of Chicago snapped a six-game losing streak with a 71-67 victory over No. 15 Butler on Sunday.
• After leading by 14 at the half, Loyola of Chicago earned its first win over a ranked team since beating Butler in Indianapolis on Feb. 22, 2007. The Ramblers had lost 22 of their last 23 games vs. ranked opponents entering Sunday.
• Freshman Jordan Hicks finished with a career-high 23 points to lead Loyola.
• The loss snapped a 16-game home win streak for Butler, dropping the Bulldogs to their second loss in the last 16 games overall.
-- ESPN research
Team Stat Comparison
|FG Made-Attempted||25-58 (.431)||23-52 (.442)|
|3P Made-Attempted||9-20 (.450)||6-26 (.231)|
|FT Made-Attempted||12-15 (.800)||15-24 (.625)|
|Fouls (Tech/Flagrant)||19 (0/0)||16 (0/0)|