Butler routs Youngstown State 91-61

Preview | Box Score | Recap

INDIANAPOLIS (AP)—Shelvin Mack scored 22 of his 24 points in the first half to lead Butler to a 91-61 victory over Youngstown State Saturday.

Matt Howard scored 22 points, Willie Veasley had 13 points and Zach Hahn had 12 for the Bulldogs (14-4, 7-0 Horizon). Butler scored the game’s first eight points and led 49-26 at halftime as Mack was 8-for-10 from the field, leading the way for the Bulldogs’ 60-percent shooting success in the half.

Butler finished the game shooting 57 percent compared to 46 percent for Youngstown State.

Sirlester Martin led Youngstown State (7-10, 2-6) with 23 points. Kelvin Bright, who scored 10, was the only other player in double figures for the Penguins.

Related Articles

Top Performers

 Top Performers
 Youngstown St.
Sirlester Martin Sirlester Martin
9-15,  23 Pts
5 Rebs, 1 Assists
 Butler
Shelvin Mack Shelvin Mack
9-13,  24 Pts
1 Rebs, 2 Assists

Team Stat Leaders

Points
Rebounds
Assists

Conference Scoreboard

Saturday, Jan 16