The Butler Bulldogs are the varsity sports teams of Butler University. The Bulldogs participate in 19 NCAA Division I intercollegiate sports. After leaving the Horizon League following the 2011-12 season, nearly all teams compete in the Atlantic 10 Conference. The football team is a founding member of the non-scholarship FCS-level Pioneer League, while the women's golf team competes in the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference.
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“We, too, had good attendance once,
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