Butler County Times Gazette
  • Butler Hoops takes on Hutch tonight at Power Plant

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  • Tonight's junior college basketball games in El Dorado will feature the Butler Grizzlies vs two highly-ranked opponents.
    In the women's game, Butler is coming off an 86-84 triple overtime loss to Garden City on Saturday. The Grizzlies (12-3) look to rebound against the new No. 1-ranked team in the nation. Hutchinson, 15-0, moved up to the top spot in the polls that were released this afternoon.
    In the men's game, Butler is flying high after a 76-55 road win at Garden City on Saturday. The Grizzlies put their 13-2 record up against the Hutchinson, which is ranked No. 2 nationally with a 15-0 record. The Blue Dragons are the highest-ranked team to visit the Power Plant since Hutchinson was ranked No. 1 in the 2011 season. Butler won that game 62-61 and has won three of the last four against Hutchinson over the past two seasons. The men's game can be heard in the Wichita area on KFH 98.7FM/1240 AM on tape delay after the KU game or live online at www.butlergrizzlies.com
    The women's game starts at 5:30 p.m. and the men's game follows at 7:30 p.m.

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