Austin

Butler

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#4

Guard
Height: 6'5"
Weight: 212
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Latrobe, Pa.
High School: Greater Latrobe Senior

Bio

AS A FRESHMAN IN 2017-2018:
• Selected to the Patriot League All-Rookie Team
• Named the Patriot League The Rock Rookie of the Week on Dec. 11
• Played in 30 games on the year, starting 21 times
• Averaged 9.8 points, 3.7 rebounds and 0.8 steals per game
• Led the team in scoring six times, rebounding five times, steals four times, assists twice and blocked shots once
• Scored in double-figures 18 times, with two 20-point games
• Led the team with 28 points and four rebounds while hitting 11 of 15 field goal attempts in the win over Lafayette, and received the Martin J. O’Malley Award as the MVP in Holy Cross’ Winter Homecoming game
• Poste a team-high 22 points, five rebounds and two assists at Lehigh, while hitting six of 10 three-point attempts
• Placed seventh on the all-time school single-game list for three-pointers made with his performance at Lehigh
• Recorded 18 points, six rebounds and two steals during the victory at Navy in the quarterfinals of the Patriot League Tournament
• Tallied 17 points and nine rebounds against Bucknell
• Scored a team-high 16 points in the victory over New Hampshire
• Posted his first career double-double with 14 points and 10 rebounds in the win over American
• Totaled 14 points, six rebounds and four assists against Colgate
• Finished with 13 points and three rebounds in the win at Army
• Totaled 13 points and six rebounds at Bucknell
• Had 12 points and three boards at Colgate in the Patriot League semifinals
• Recorded 12 points, four assists, two rebounds against Lehigh
• Posted 12 points and two assists in the victory over Loyola (Md.)
• Finished with 12 points, two rebounds and two assists against Iona
• Had 11 points and four rebounds at Colgate
• Totaled 11 points, five rebounds and three assists in the win at Boston U.
• Led the team with 11 points and six rebounds against Boston University

HIGH SCHOOL:
• Played for head coach Brad Wetzel at Greater Latrobe Senior High School in Latrobe, Pa.
• Served as team captain during his junior and senior seasons
• Averaged 29.2 points, 6.6 rebounds and 2.5 assists during his senior season
• Led his team to an overall record of 22-3 and a trip to the Western Pennsylvania Interscholastic Athletic League Class AAAA semifinals as a junior
• Scored over 1,000 career points
• Selected as the Westmoreland Tribune-Review Player of the Year twice
• Earned second team All-State honors
• Scored a school record 1,905 points during his high school career
• Also served as captain of the football and track teams
• Earned second team All-Conference honors as a quarterback
• Set the school record in the javelin throw (198 feet)
• Named the Westmoreland Tribune-Review Boys Athlete of the Year as a senior
• Played AAU ball for the PK Flash
• Member of National Honor Society

PERSONAL:
• Son of Eric and Michele Butler
• Has three brothers (Bryce, Landon and Max)
• Has not yet declared a major

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