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25 Steven Bennett - G, Jr. - BUTLER Bulldogs

Height:                 6-2
Weight:               196
Year:     Junior
Hometown:       New Castle, Ind.
High School:       Chrysler
Position:              G

2014-15 Highlights: 
Played in nine games...saw four minutes of action against Maine...hit a three-point field goal in a career-high six minutes against Loyola, Maryland...played three minutes at Indiana State and four against Kennesaw State...scored a career-high six points in three minutes at Xavier.

2013-14 Highlights: 
Earned a spot on Butler’s roster as a walk-on...played in three games...saw first collegiate against and scored first career points with a three-point field goal against Manchester...had three points and two rebounds in two minutes at DePaul.

Four-year varsity letterwinner and three-year varsity starter at New Castle Chrysler High School...finished his high school career in 12th place on the all-time scoring list at New Castle with 1,048 career points...two-year team captain...three-time All-North Central …

24 - Kellen Dunham - SG, Sr. (BUTLER Bulldosgs)

24 Kellen Dunham
Hometown:Pendleton, Ind.
High School:Pendleton Heights

Kellen Dunham (born June 18, 1993) is an American college basketball player for the Butler Bulldogs. He has is playing his senior season on the 2015–16 team. At Pendleton Heights High School in Pendleton, Indiana, Dunham led the state of Indiana in scoring as a senior with 29.5 points per game and was named Herald-Bulletin Player of the Year. Dunham committed to Butler on July 7, 2010 and was highly regarded by recruiting services. As a freshman, he was an Atlantic 10 All-Rookie Team selection. He scored 16.4 points per game as a sophomore and was named to the Second-team All-Big East. He was a First-team All-Big East selection as a junior.

Early life
Dunham was born on June 18, 1993, the son of Christy and Jim Dunham. He has three younger brothers: Kenton, Cole, and Jamison. Both his parents are basketball fans and raised their sons in a Christian household. Young Kellen lear…

22 Sean McDermott - G/F, Fr. - BUTLER Bulldogs

Height:                 6-6
Weight:               182
Year:     Freshman
Hometown:       Pendleton, Ind.
High School:       Pendleton Heights
Position:              G/F

Prior to Butler:  Averaged 16 points, 6.6 rebounds, 2.0 assists and shot 34 percent from the 3-point line as a senior for Pendleton Heights, as the Arabians finished 17-7...named an Indiana All-Star following his senior season...rebounded from a serious staph infection early in his junior season and went on to post a 14.6 scoring average, while shooting 34% from three-point range...averaged 16.0 points and shooting 43% from the three-point arc while playing for Grassroots Indiana during the summer...coached by Brian Hahn at Pendleton Heights, the same high school that produced Butler stand-out Kellen Dunham.

Personal:  Major is Exploratory Business...born November 3, 1996...son of Mike and Kim McDermott...has one brother, Chayce.

11 Kethan Savage - G, Rs-Jr. - BUTLER Bulldogs

Height:                 6-3
Weight:               201
Year:     RS Junior
Hometown:       Fairfax, Va.
High School:       Episcopal
Previous College:            George Washington
Position:              G

**Savage played three seasons for George Washington before transferring to Butler. He will sit out the 2015-16 campaign before completing his final season of eligibility in 2016-17.

In three seasons at George Washington, the talented backcourt player saw action in 83 games, including 58 as a starter.

AS A JUNIOR (George Washington - 2014-15):  Averaged 11.7 points, 4.8 rebounds, 2.3 assists and 30.1 minutes in all 35 games, including 25 starts...scored career-high 25 points on 9-of-16 shooting, 3-of-5 behind the arc, in 29 minutes in NIT second round matchup at Temple (3/22/15)...led GW with 17 points in 30 minutes off the bench in NIT first round victory at Pittsburgh (3/17/15)...member of GW’s Athletic Academic Dean’s List (3.0+ GPA) for fall 2014 semester...set new career-high with three 3…

#24 - Lucas Campbell - G/Fr. - TENNESSEE

Class: Freshman Hometown: Knoxville, Tenn. High School: Christian Academy of Knoxville Height / Weight: 6-3 / 180 Position: G Experience: HS
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    Full name is Lucas David Campbell
    Born May 5, 1997, in Evansville, Ind.
    Son of Randy and Jennifer Campbell

2015-16 - FRESHMAN Enrolled at Tennessee in the fall of 2015 and was a member of the track and field team before joining the basketball team as a walk-on on Oct. 7.
HIGH SCHOOL     Graduated from Christian Academy of Knoxville in Knoxville, Tenn., where he was coached by Shane Wells.    Earned District 4-AA MVP honors as a senior in 2014-15 after helping lead CAK to a 23-9 record and the District 4-AA tournament championship.    Averaged 18.1 points, 7.2 rebounds and 2.3 steals per game as a senior and was a second-team honoree on the Knoxville News Sentinel's 2015 All-PrepXtra Team.    As a sophomore in 2012-13, he was selected as the PrepXtra District 4-AA Newcomer of the Year.    Played AAU basketball…

#2 - Ray Kasongo - F/So. - TENNESSEE Volunteers

Class: Sophomore Hometown: Toronto, Ontario, Canada Last College: College of Southern Idaho Height / Weight: 6-8 / 245 Position: F Experience: JC
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Full name is Raynold Kasongo    Last name pronounced: kuh-SAHN-goBorn: June 13, 1995, in Montreal, Québec, Canada    Son of Vincent and Kazadi Kasongo    Has two younger brothersFluent in FrenchWas Rick Barnes' first Tennessee signee (April 30, 2015).Academic major: Theatre    Recipient of The Mr. & Mrs. Robert E. Butler Athletic Scholarship Fund
    Points: 4 (2x) // last vs. GW, 11/27/15*
    Rebounds: 3 // vs. GW, 11/27/15
    Assists: -
    Steals: -
    Blocks: 1 // vs. GW, 11/27/15*
    Field Goals: 2 // vs. Marshall, 11/19/15
    3-Pointers: -
    Free Throws: -
    Minutes: 12 // vs. GW, 11/27/15*

    * Indicates most recent high

2015-16 - FRESHMAN
    Played 12 solid minutes vs. George Washington (11/27/15), scoring two points and grabbing three rebounds.
    Made both of his field-goal attempts vs. Mar…

#21 - Jabari McGhee (next transfer)

Class: RS Freshman
Hometown: Albany, Ga. 
High School: Hargrave Military Academy (Va.)
Height / Weight: 6-5 / 207
Position: F
Experience: Sq.

    Points: 10 // at Georgia Tech, 11/16/15    Rebounds: 9 // vs. Santa Clara, 11/27/14    Assists: N/A    Steals: 3 // vs. UNC Asheville, 11/13/15    Blocks: 1 (4x) // last vs. Army, 11/24/15*    Field Goals: 5 // at Georgia Tech, 11/16/15    3-Pointers: N/A    Free Throws: 3, twice // last vs. UNC Asheville, 11/13/15    Minutes: 20 // at Georgia Tech, 11/16/15     * Indicates most recent high

    Appeared in six contests, averaging 3.8 points and 3.2 rebounds in 10.8 minutes per game before it was announced on Dec. 1 that he would transfer after the conclusion of the Fall semester.    For the second consecutive game, he set a career-high for points as he scored 10 points on 5-of-8 shooting at Georgia Tech (11/16/15).    Played a crucial role in Tennessee's season-opening win over UNC Asheville (11/13/15), …

# 32 - Brad Woodson - G/Fr. - TENNESSEEE Volunteers

Class: Freshman Hometown: Murfreesboro, Tenn. High School: Riverdale HS: Height / Weight: 6-1 / 180 Position: G Experience: HS
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PERSONAL     Full name is James Bradley Woodson    Born Sept. 19, 1996, in Murfreesboro, Tenn.    Son of Kevin and Mary Woodson    Academic major: Kinesiology    Has an older sister, Brooke, who attends Middle Tennessee State University. HIGH SCHOOL     Graduated from Riverdale High School in Murfreesboro, Tenn., where he was coached by his father, Kevin Woodson.    Earned first-team Daily News Journal All-Area Team honors as a senior in 2015 after averaging 15.8 points per game.    Shot 46 percent from the field and 35.6 percent from the 3-point line during his senior season.    Garnered honorable mention on the 2015 Tennessee Prep Hoops 4AAA All-Region Team.    Finished his career ninth on Riverdale's all-time career scoring list (1,083 points).    One of Woodson's assistant coaches at Riverdale was former UT basketball manager Jay Spurloc…

#1 - Lamonte Turner - G/Fr. (INELIGIBLE) - TENNESSEEE Volunteers

Class: Freshman
Hometown: Florence, Ala.
High School: IMG Academy
Height / Weight: 6-1 / 190
Position: G
Experience: HS
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    Full name is Lamonté Centerius Turner    First name pronounced: luh-MAHN-tay    Academic major: Undecided    Born July 4, 1997, in Florence, Ala.    Son of Amanda Simpson and Lamondoe Turner    Has three younger brothers: Monterius, Tyson and Collin    Is a cousin of former LSU and NC State guard Ralston Turner.    Recipient of the The John Stokely Family Athletic Endowment
2015-16 - REDSHIRT
Was denied clearance through the NCAA Eligibility Center and is ineligible to compete or travel with the team during the 2015-16 season.    Turner is allowed to practice with the team while redshirting.
    Graduated from IMG Academy in Bradenton, Fla., where his head skills trainer was Dan Barto and he was coached by John Mahoney.    In 2012-13, he attended Sparkman High School in Harvest, Ala., and averaged 13 points, 5.5 rebounds and four assists…

#23 - Derek Reese - TENNESSEE Volunteers

Class: Senior Hometown: Orlando, Fla. High School: Olympia HS Height / Weight: 6-7 / 230 Position: F Experience: 2L
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PERSONAL     Born Nov. 3, 1993, in Orlando, Fla.    Full name is Derek Patrick Reese    Academic major: Psychology    Parents are Yolanda and Robert Jr.    His older brother, Michael, played baseball at Division II Rollins College in Winter Park, Fla., before playing professionally for three years.    Also has an older sister, Jessica, who was a dancer for the NBA's Orlando Magic for four years.    Has an older brother, Robert, who serves in the Marines, and also has a pair of younger twin siblings: Jayson and Jaylene.    Is eligible to represent Puerto Rico in FIBA international play because his grandparents, Anselmo and Irma Montanez, were born there.    Recipient of The Dane Bradshaw Endowed Athletic Scholarship and the Randall Keith Nutt Athletic Scholarship Endowment
    Points: 13 // vs. Vanderbilt, 2/26/15
    Rebounds: 13 // v…

#34 - Devon Baulkman - G/Sr. - TENNESSEE Volunteers

Class: Senior Hometown: Bainbridge, Ga.
High School: Bainbridge HS
Last College:
Gulf Coast State College (Fla.)
Height / Weight: 6-4 / 200
Position: G
Experience: 1L
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Full name is Devon Jemel BaulkmanName pronounced: DEV-in BAWK-mihnBorn: Nov. 10, 1991, in Bainbridge, Ga.Son of Lynette BaulkmanAcademic major: Communication StudiesRecipient of the Bertelkamp Basketball Scholarship Endowment Fund CAREER HIGHS
Points: 22 (2x) // last vs. Gardner-Webb, 11/22/15*Rebounds: 7 // vs. Marshall 11/19/15Assists: 4 (2x) // last vs. Miss. State, 2/3/15Steals: 2 (4x) // last vs. Vanderbilt, 2/26/15Blocks: 1 (7x) // last vs. Nebraska, 11/28/15*Field Goals: 7 (2x) // last vs. Gardner-Webb, 11/22/153-Pointers: 6 // vs. Gardner-Webb, 11/22/15Free Throws: 4 (3x) // last vs. Marshall, 11/19/15Minutes: 34 (3x) // last vs. GW, 11/27/15 * Indicates most recent high

2015-16 - SENIOR
Has knocked down multiple 3-pointers in each of his last five games, hitting 17 over that span (3.4 per game)…

#0 - Kevin Punter - PG/Sr - TENNESSEE Volunteers

Class: Senior Hometown: Bronx, N.Y. High School: Salesian HS Last College: State Fair CC (Mo.) Height / Weight: 6-2 / 190 Position: G Experience: 1L Prep School: Body of Christ (N.C.) Follow @_KPJunior_

PERSONAL Full name is Kevin Xavier Punter Jr.Born: June 25, 1993, in Bronx, N.Y.Son of Sherise and Kevin Punter Sr.Academic major: Recreation/Sport ManagementRecipient of The JoNelda & Sidney Blalock Athletic Scholarship Endowment
CAREER HIGHS Points: 31 // vs. UNC Asheville, 11/13/15Rebounds: 7 // vs. Gardner-Webb, 11/22/15Assists: 7 // vs. VCU, 11/14/14Steals: 6 // at Georgia, 2/7/15Blocks: 1 (7x) // last vs. Gardner-Webb, 11/22/15Field Goals: 10 // vs. UNC Asheville, 11/13/153-Pointers: 5 (2x) // last vs. Gardner-Webb, 11/22/15Free Throws: 9 (2x) // last vs. Nebraska, 11/28/15*Minutes: 37 (2x) // last vs. Army, 11/24/15 * Indicates most recent high

HONORS 2015 Barclays Center Classic All-Tournament Team
2015-16 - SENIOR Has scored 20+ points in each of his last four games, the longest stre…

#5 - Admiral Schofield - F/Fr - TENNESSEE Volunteers

Class: Freshman Hometown: Zion, Ill. High School: Zion-Benton Township HS Height / Weight: 6-5 / 240 Position: F Experience: HS
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PERSONAL     Full name is Admiral Donovhan SchofieldAcademic major: Kinesiology Born March 30, 1997, in the Westminster area of London, England (in St. Mary's Hospital, where Princess Diana gave birth to Princes William and Harry).    Parents are Anthony and Dawn Schofield    His father is a retired Senior Chief with the U.S. Navy    His older brother, O'Brien Schofield, played college football at Wisconsin and 2015 will be his seventh season as a defensive end in the NFL. O'Brien Schofield was drafted by Arizona in 2010 and now plays for Atlanta. He was a member of Seattle's 2014 Super Bowl XLVII championship team.    Recipient of The Ray & Dana Mears Athletic Scholarship Endowment
CAREER HIGHS     Points: 12 // vs. Nebraska, 11/28/15*    Rebounds: 4 // vs. UNC Asheville, 11/13/15    Assists: 2 // vs. UNC Asheville, 1…

#1 Tyler LEWIS - PG (BUTLER Bulldogs)

* Transfer from North Carolina State; eligible in 2015-16
1 Tyler Lewis
Year:RS Junior
Hometown:Statesville, N.C.
High School:Oak Hill Academy (Va.)
Previous College:North Carolina State

2013-14 (at North Carolina State):  Played in 36 games, including 18 as a starter...  averaged 4.4 points, 3.8 assists and 1.3 rebounds, while helping North Carolina State to a 22-14 record and a berth in the NCAA Tournament...  started the team's final 14 games... led the Wolfpack in assists (135) and free throw shooting (.744)... set a school single season record for assist/turnover ratio (3.55)... had 70 assists and just 15 turnovers against ACC opponents... scored a season-high 15 points against Appalachian State... had a career-high 11 assists and no turnovers at Virginia Tech... posted nine assists and a career-high eight rebounds against Campbell.
2012-13 (at North Carolina State):  Played in 34 games, including two as a starter... averaged 3.5 points, 1.4 assists…