Anonymous no longer, SLU’s Evans grabs center stage in Brooklyn

Anonymous no longer, SLU’s Evans grabs center stage in Brooklyn

Evans scored 11 straight points during a critical juncture of the second half as the Billikens turned a single-possession game into a double-digit margin. He knocked down four straight buckets in the lane. First came a turnaround jumper. Then he sealed Butler’s Roosevelt Jones in the lane. Teammate Rob Loe delivered a lob from the top of the key, and Evans finished at the rim…

Butler’s Jones is Oscar Robertson National Player of the Week

Butler’s Jones is Oscar Robertson National Player of the Week

The U.S. Basketball Writers Association has selected Butler forward Roosevelt Jones as its Oscar Robertson National Player of the Week for games ending the week of Sunday, Jan. 20. The USBWA’s weekly honor is presented by Blue Ribbon College Basketball Yearbook and will be handed out each Tuesday through Feb. 19 this season…