An outstanding athlete with tremendous leaping ability ... Is a dangerous player with the ability to be a proficient scorer on the perimeter ... One of the league's top dunkers ... Will be a solid contributor at the shooting guard and small forward positions.
Set a personal high with 26 points against Western Kentucky and also tied a school record with eight treys ... Tallied 12 points in home win over Denver ... Scored 15 points at UALR ... Tallied 13 points against FIU ... Turned in a career-high 17-point performance against UALR ... Netted 10 points on 3-of-3 shooting from behind the arc against Arkansas State ... Tallied 16 points against East Carolina ... Scored 10 points against UT Martin in first career start ... Registered 11 points against Belmont ... Scored nine points and tallied three blocks against IUPUI ... Made an impressive debut with 13 points on 6-of-7 shooting against Bryan College.
Third Team All-American as a sophomore ... averaged 24.6 points and 5.3 rebounds for coach Enid Drake ... All-Region for two seasons ... two-time team MVP ... led the team to its first-ever appearance in the NJCAA National Tournament as a sophomore.
Played for Coach Lee Davis for three years at West Carteret High School and played under Steve Smith at Oak Hill Academy ... was a two-time all-conference selection ... Carteret County News-Times Area Player of the Year in 1998 ... Jacksonville (NC) Daily News All-Area Team selection 1998 ... holds single-season blocks record with 68 at West Carteret along with single-game scoring mark of 38 points ... averaged 11.1 points and 4.1 rebounds at Oak Hill ... helped lead Oak Hill to an undefeated season and a national championship in 1999.
Son of Mary and Lakeller Butler ... born 9/8/80 ... hopes to earn a criminal justice degree ... would like a chance to play at the next level.