Monarchs At Northeastern In Final CAA Game
By ODU Athletics
March 1, 2013
OLD DOMINION UNIVERSITY (4-25/2-15) VS. NORTHEASTERN HUSKIES (19-10/14-3)
March 2, 2013 , Matthews Arena, Boston, MA.
|MONARCH PROBABLE STARTERS|
|G||25||Donte Hill,||6-4||Jr||Virginia Beach, VA.||8.0 ppg/ 4.0 rpg|
|F||23||Richard Ross||6-7||R-So.||Wichita Falls, TX.||7.0 ppg/ 5.6 rpg|
|F||11||DeShawn Painter||6-9||Sr.||Norfolk, VA||12.9 ppg/ 8.5 rpg.|
|G||3||Keenan Palmore||6-1||Fr.||Stone Mountain, GA.||8.0 ppg/4.3 rpg|
|G||2||Aaron Bacote||6-5||Fr.||Hampton, VA.||8.0 ppg/ 2.5 rpg.|
|OFF THE BENCH|
|G||4||Dimitri Batten||6-3||R-So.||Newport News, VA.||10.2 ppg/ 2.7 rpg|
|F||1||Nick Wright||6-8||R-Sr.||Suffolk, VA.||6.6 ppg/ 4.1 rpg.|
|G||15||Deion Clark||6-3||Fr.||Naples, FL.||5.6 ppg/ 1.6 rpg .|
|F||40||Anton Larsen||7-0||R-Jr.||Copenhagen, Denmark||1.7 ppg/ 1.9 rpg.|
|F||21||Stuart McEwen||6-9||Fr.||Sydney, Australia||0.4 ppg/0.4 rpg|
|G||10||Martin Shaw||6-0||Fr.||Hampton, VA.||0.0 ppg/0.0 rpg|
ODU ON TV/RADIO
Radio - ESPN94.1 - Ted Alexander, and Jack Ankerson
Comcast Sportsnet - Gary Tanguay and Walter McCarty
NOTE: Freshman Deion Clark injured his left knee and will be out indefinitely.
INTERIM HEAD COACH
Jim Corrigan: 2-5
ODU leads, 7-5. The Huskies defeated ODU in Norfolk, 79-74 (ot), which ended ODU's three-game Winning streak against Northeastern. Joel Smith led the way with 27 points for northeastern, followed by 19 from Jonathan Lee. Dimitri Batten led ODU with 25 points, followed by 15 points and 16 rebounds from DeShawn Painter. ODU dominated the boards, 48-35.
|COMPARE AND CONTRAST|
NOTE: Eight Monarchs who have played thus far have started atleast eight games with junior Donte Hill being the only Monarch who has started 27 of 29 games this season.
The Monarchs have four players score double figures, but lost to Drexel, 81-77. DeShawn Painter and Aaron Bacote led with 15 points each, followed by Donte Hill with 14. The Monarchs shot .509 from the field (3rd time in last four games ODU has shot over 50 pct). Drexel was led by Damion Lee with 34 points and Frantz Massenat with 22.
|2012-13 NU STATISTICAL LEADERS||2012-13 ODU STATISTICAL LEADERS|
|Points AVG:||Joel Smith 16.4||DeShawn Painter 12.9|
|REBS AVG:||Reggie Spencer 6.3||DeShawn Painter 8.5|
|Ast. AVG:||Jonathan Lee 4.3||Keenan Palmore 3.1|
|FGPCT:||Reggie Spencer .524||Richard Ross .557|
|FT PCT:||Joel Smith .868||Nick Wright: .740|
|ODU CAA STATISTICAL RANKINGS|
|3PT FG PCT:||.276||11th|
|INDIVIDUAL CAA RANKINGS|
EXTRA MONARCH NOTES
ODU shot a season best .589 and scored a season best 84 points Jim Corrigan won his first game as a Collegiate Head Coach vs. Drexel Richard Ross has blocked 37 shots the past 12 games(5 vs. GSU,Towson & Mason). Richard Ross' dunk at Hofstra was one of ESPN's Sportscenters Plays of the Day- Second of his career. Donte Hill played 40 minutes at JMU and four Monarchs played 30 or more in that game. DeShawn Painter has 11 double-doubles this year Dimitri Batten scored 25 vs. Northeastern and 23 vs. Virginia.
|HOW ARE FUTURE C-USA TEAMS DOING|
Memphis, Central Florida, Houston and SMU join the BIGEAST Next season, while ECU and Tulane are scheduled to join in 2014.
|2013-14 New Members with ODU|
|Middle Tenn. St.||25-4|
|UT San Antonio||7-19|
NOTE: ODU spring sports of M&W tennis, M&W golf and W.Rowing will compete in C-USA Championships.
KEN BAZEMORE UPDATE
The two-time CAA Defensive Player of the Year, Kent Bazemore has appeared in 37 games Thus far for the Golden State Warriors. He is currently averaging 1.5 points per game. He scored a Career high 11 points against OKC on Feb. 6. He scored 9 points (4-8 FG) along with 2 rebounds, 3 assts and two steals in a career high 30 minutes in a win over Cleveland. He also played 30 minutes with six points against Houston. Kent scored six points, four rebounds with five assists against Miami on Jan. 16 in 18 minutes. Bazemore is averaging 1.3 ppg.
|KENT'S NBA STATS|