Monarchs Host Virginia State In Exhbition Tuesday Night

October 30, 2006
By ODU Athletics
ODU Sports

Oct. 30, 2006

NORFOLK, VA-- The Old Dominion Monarchs host the Trojans of Virginia State University in an exhbition game Tuesday night at the Ted Constant Convocation Center. Game time is 7 p.m.

Virginia State is a member of the NCAA Division II Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) out of Petersburg, Va. Their top returning scorer is 6-7 senior forward Michael Askew who averaged 14.2 points and 6.0 rebounds per game.

The Monarchs played their annual blue-white exhibition last Friday as Arnaud Dahi (Ivory Coast, Africa) led the way with 25 points, seven rebounds on 9-13 shooting. 7-3 Sam Harris (Tasmania, Australia) scored 13 points with eight rebounds and Valdas Vasylius (Klaipeda,Lithuania) finished with 12 points.

After Tuesday, ODU will play Barton College on Monday, Nov. 6 before starting the regular season with the Cox Communication Classic Nov. 10-12 at the Constant Convocation Center.