Name: Tyler Wideman
Sport: Basketball
Event(s): 5x5
Height: 6-8
Weight: 237
DOB: 11/18/1995
Birthplace: Havery, Ind.
Hometown: Schererville, Ind.
High School: Lake Central High School (St. John, Ind.) ‘14
College: Butler University ’18, Middle and Secondary Education
Team/Club: KK Cedevita (Zagreb, Croatia)
Other Career Highlights
  • Part of first class in Butler history to win at least one NCAA Tournament game in each of their four seasons
  • 2018 Big East Sportsmanship Award recipient, as voted on by the league's head coaches
  • Holds Butler's single-season (.672, 2017-18) and career (.623) records for field goal percentage
  • In 2017-2018 season, led BIG EAST in shooting percentage and led Butler in goal percentage
  • In 2016-2017 season, led Butler’s men’s basketball team in blocked shots
  • In 2015-2016 season, led Butler’s men’s basketball team in shooting percentage (.61) from the field
Personal: Son of Cammy Wideman and Robin Howard.