2012-13 Men's Basketball
0 Khion Sankey Guard
1 Malcolm Smith Forward
3 Carter Sanderson Guard
4 Deonte Alexander Guard
5 J.J. Butler Guard
10 Talbott Denny Guard
14 John Ross Glover Guard
15 Dylan Greene Guard
20 Chad Johnson Guard
21 Charles Smith Center
22 J.C. Hampton Guard
32 Oscar Garcia Center
35 Martin Smith Forward
41 Stephen Hurt Center
42 Zack Ellis Forward
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2012-13
Roster
J.J. Butler

#5 J.J. Butler

POS. Guard
YEAR Fr.
HT. 6-3
WT. 195
HOMETOWN (LAST SCHOOL) Abingdon, Md. (Patterson Mill HS)

2014-15 (Redshirt-Sophomore): Redshirted due to injury…Atlantic Sun Conference Scholar.  

2013-14 (Sophomore): Saw action in 30 games including four starts…Averaged 2.2 points and 1.0 rebound per game…Averaged 13.3 minutes per contest…Posted a career high 13-point effort at Jacksonville (1/6/14).

2012-13 (Freshman): Saw the floor in 23 contests including nine starts…Averaged 13.3 minutes per contest…Led team in assist-to-turnover margin 1.35…Scored a season high 11 points at USC Upstate (1/31/12).

High School: Prepped at Patterson Mill High School under coach  Jeroud Clark…three-year captain for the Huskies…averaged 14 points, 7 assists, 6.5 rebounds and 2.8 steals as PMHS posted a 23-4 mark during his senior season including a perfect mark at home…set school records for assists, steals and games played at PMHS…named all-district as a senior…also starred for the Huskies in football where he set the school record for most interceptions in a season.

Personal:  Son of Sandra Gray and Jeffery Butler, who both played college basketball…has one brother (Bryce) and one sister (Kristen)…chose Lipscomb because it is a great place to grow academically, athletically and socially…recruited by Yale, Lafayette, Colgate and Binghamton.