INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. - Butler and head coach Chris Holtmann have been active early in the recruiting year for the class of 2016. Their latest move was to extend an offer to small forward Seth Towns.
Towns, a soon-to-be senior at Northland (OH) High School in Columbus, now has offers from the likes of Xavier, Ohio State, Michigan, Iowa, Harvard, and Dayton.
The 6-foot-8, 190 pound small forward has had a quality start to the AAU slate while playing with King James Shooting Stars, a program that Butler has recruited hard in the past, as well as his most recent team Ohio Basketball Club.
Towns is currently ranked as the 88th best prospect in the class of 2016 and the 4th best player in Ohio.
Butler has offers out to a number of prospects in 2016 including Eron Gordon (IN), Xavier Simpson (OH), Joey Brunk (IN), Jarron Cumberland (OH), C.J. Walker (IN), and Robert Baker Jr. (GA)