LEXINGTON, KY (WSAU) The last time Butler and Marquette squared off, it took a last-second shot for the Bulldogs to pull out a 72-71 thriller.
Both Butler and the Golden Eagles had to rally from late-game deficits to make it this far.
Vander Blue led the charge for Marquette which had to come from way back to edge Davidson 59-58. The Eagles actually trailed by five with 41 seconds to go. Blue drove for the winning basket in the closing seconds, sealing the win by intercepting the final inbounds pass.
Butler trailed Bucknell by six points with 10 minutes left Thursday. They rallied to win 68-56.