WJBD Radio


Now Playing

National Sports

WJBD - National Sports - (13) Butler Edge (8) Gonzaga, 64-63 On Jones' Last Second Basket

(13) Butler Edge (8) Gonzaga, 64-63 On Jones' Last Second Basket

Michael Hickey/Getty Images

(INDIANAPOLIS) -- Sophomore forward Roosevelt Jones hit the game-winning shot at the buzzer to give (13) Butler (13-2) a 64-63 victory over (8) Gonzaga (17-2). With 3.5 seconds left in the game, Jones stole the in-bound pass from junior guard David Stockton, son of NBA Hall of Famer John Stockton, and drove to the lane for the score.

Jones finished the game with a team-leading 20 points, five rebounds and four assists while teammate, freshman guard Kellen Dunham contributed 14 points.

Butler now has three wins against top 10 ranked opponents this season. It’s the first time in school history that they have achieved that feat.

Copyright 2013 ABC News Radio

See other NationalSports news:

Diamondbacks Place OF Mark Trumbo On 15-Day DL
Mike Conley Awarded NBA's Joe Dumars Trophy
MLB Suspends Yankees Pitcher Michael Pineda
Scoreboard Roundup - 4/24/14
Richard Sherman on New Contract: It's 'All About Respect'

Loyal Listener Club

Club Login

Follow Us At

This Site logo