Butler guard Simas Lukosius made a heady play, jumping in front of Camren Wynter's pass and saving the ball to Jayden Taylor before it went out of bounds. Butler trailed by as many as 16 points, but with 3:03 left in the game the Bulldogs were down 12 ...

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Social media reacts to Penn State’s basketball win over Butler

I don't know how he will be regarded from a career standpoint because he's only going to spend two years at Penn State, but Jalen Pickett is one of the best men's college basketball players to ever play for the Nittany Lions.

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Freshman Kebba Njie helps Penn State men’s basketball keep Butler standout Manny Bates in check

Three games into the season, Penn State freshman Kebba Njie faced his first big-man test in the form of senior center Manny Bates.

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Butler falls to Penn State after Pickett’s triple-double

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. (AP) — Jalen Pickett scored 15 points, distributed 11 assists and grabbed 10 rebounds as Penn State beat Butler 68-62 on Monday night. Pickett's effort marked only the second triple-double in Nittany Lions history.

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Jalen Pickett triple-double leads Penn State to win over Butler

Jalen Pickett's big night helped the Nittany Lions battle their way to a 3-0 start to the season after a good test from the Big East opponent.

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Pickett records 2nd Penn St. double-double beating Butler

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. (AP) — Jalen Pickett scored 15 points, distributed 11 assists and collared 10 rebounds and Penn State beat Butler 68-62. Andrew Funk and Camren Wynter each scored 11 for Penn State and Seth Lundy 10 to go along with nine rebounds.

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Penn St. 68, Butler 62

Halftime_Penn St. 33-26. 3-Point Goals_Butler 5-23 (Lukosius 3-8, P.Thomas 1-2, Harris 1-5, Hunter 0-4, Taylor 0-4), Penn St. 10-24 (Funk 3-7, Dread 2-3, Lundy 2-3, Dorsey 1-2, Wynter 1-3, Pickett 1-5, Njie 0-1). Rebounds_Butler 35 (Bates 10), Penn St. 38 ...

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PENN STATE 68, BUTLER 62

Percentages: FG .343, FT .917. 3-Point Goals: 5-23, .217 (Lukosius 3-8, P.Thomas 1-2, Harris 1-5, Hunter 0-4, Taylor 0-4). Team Rebounds: 1. Team Turnovers: None. Blocked Shots: 4 (Bates 3, Taylor). Turnovers: 5 (Harris 3, P.Thomas, Taylor).

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Penn State remains unbeaten with win over Butler behind Pickett’s triple-double

The Penn State men's basketball team earned a hard-fought 68-62 win over Butler in the Gavitt Tipoff Games to move to 3-0 on the season Monday night at the Bryce Jordan Center. Senior+ guard Jalen Pickett recorded just the second triple-double in Penn ...

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