The Richmond Spiders travel to Indiana to face the Butler Bulldogs tonight at 7 p.m. This is the Spiders' first trip to play the Bulldogs at Hinkle Field House: Butler is in their first year in the Atlantic 10.
University of Richmond @ Butler University...1/16/2013, 7 p.m
The game can be watched locally, in the Richmond area, on WTVR channel 6.3, Comcast channel 206 and Verizon Fios channel 466. ButlerSports.com has a live streaming as well. On radio the Spider/IMG Sports Network has two local broadcasts available: ESPN 950 and WOLF 93.1 FM. On Sirius Satellite Radio listen to the game on channel 128.
- Richmond lost its last game to La Salle by a score of 71-59.
- Darien Brothers has led the Spiders in scoring in eight games this season.
- Derrick Williams has led the Spiders in rebounding in ten games this year.
- Darien Brothers is number 10 in 3-point shooting accuracy at 51.1%, 46-90.
- Kellen Dunham of Butler is number 3 in free throw accuracy at 94.4%, 51-54.
- Butler comes into the game as the number 13 team nationally in both major polls.
- Butler is 14-2 on the season and 2-0 in the Atlantic 10 conference.
- Richmond is 11-6 this season and 1-1 in the A-10 conference.
- Richmond has lost to La Salle and beaten Rhode Island in A-10 play.
- Butler has beaten St Joseph's and Dayton in A-10 play.