Elliott, John carry Marquette past Butler 73-57

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Posted at 9:25 PM, Feb 17, 2021
and last updated 2021-02-17 21:25:20-05

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Greg Elliott and Theo John scored 17 points apiece as Marquette topped Butler 73-57.

Jamal Cain added 16 points with 11 rebounds and Dawson Garcia had 10 points for Marquette. John also had eight rebounds.

Bryce Golden scored a career-high 20 points for the Bulldogs. Chuck Harris added 16 points.

The Golden Eagles improve to 2-0 against the Bulldogs on the season. Marquette defeated Butler 70-67 on Feb. 2.