Scores

Final OT

Valparaiso 77

(6-2, 1-0 Horizon)

Butler 71

(4-4, 0-1 Horizon)

    2:00 PM ET, December 3, 2011

    Hinkle Fieldhouse, Indianapolis, Indiana

    1 2 OT T
    VALP 39 25 1377
    BUT 32 32 771

    Top Performers

    Valparaiso: R. Broekhoff 13 Pts, 12 Reb, 3 Ast, 1 Stl

    Butler: R. Nored 17 Pts, 6 Reb, 6 Ast

    Valparaiso 77, Butler 71

    Associated Press

    INDIANAPOLIS -- Richie Edwards scored 18 points and Ryan Broekhoff had 13 points and 12 rebounds Saturday to lift Valparaiso to a 77-71 overtime victory over Butler.

    Matt Kenney's three-point play with 32 seconds left in overtime gave the Crusaders (6-2) a 76-71 lead in the Horizon League opener for both teams.

    Ronald Nored led the Bulldogs (4-4) with 17 points. Kameron Woods had 10 points and 11 rebounds, and Roosevelt Jones added 10 points for Butler.

    Erik Buggs had 13 points for Valparaiso. Will Bogan scored 11 and Kevin Van Wajk had 10 points for the winners. Bogan's 3-pointer with 1:04 left in regulation made it 64-62 Valparaiso, but Nored made 2 of 4 free throws after that and the game went to overtime.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    VALP
    BUT
    Points 77 71
    FG Made-Attempted 27-51 (.529) 24-70 (.343)
    3P Made-Attempted 5-16 (.313) 6-20 (.300)
    FT Made-Attempted 18-27 (.667) 17-29 (.586)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 24 (0/0) 25 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 7 7

    2011-12 Season

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