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Louisiana-Monroe Falls 67-36 Against Butler - Game Recap

Butler blew out Louisiana-Monroe on Saturday, running up the score in a 67-36 win at Hinkle Fieldhouse.

Butler was a -22.0-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters.

Derrik Smits had 16 points for Butler and Bryce Nze chipped in with 10 points. Kamar Baldwin had 6 assists for them, while Kamar Baldwin was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 8 boards.

Louisiana-Monroe got 12 points from Josh Nicholas in a losing cause and another 5 points from Elijah Ifejeh. Elijah Ifejeh contributed 1 assists for them, while Youry White had 7 rebounds.

Butler was winning at the break before taking care of business in the second half.

Butler won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 37-33.

Butler heads into a battle against St. John's. Louisiana-Monroe, meanwhile, will have their next action against Troy.