ODU Hosts VMI Thursday Night
By ODU Athletics
Dec. 21, 2011
ODU (5-6) Vs. VMI (5-6)
Game time: 7 p.m. at the Constant Center
ODU Radio: ESPN 94.1 with Ted Alexander, Cal Bowdler and Rick Kiefner
Tickets: $15 for adults, $12 for children, University faculty/staff and military.
For additional information, contact the ticket office at 757-683-4444 or CoxTix at 888-3-COXTIX or the website at www.odusports.com.
SERIES VS VMI
ODU leads the series, 19-4
The two teams last played in 2005-06 in Lexington with ODU winning, 77-62.
VMI's last win was in 1977-78 I Scope. ODU has won 11 straight.
VMI leads the nation in scoring at 88.7 points per game, and 12th nationally at 9.2 three-point field goals Per game.
ODU VS. BIG SOUTH TEAMS
Campbell (9-2) Coastal Carolina (1-0) Winthrop (1-2) Liberty (4-0) Presbyterian (1-0) Gardner-Webb (1-0) High Point (1-2)
ODU has never played Charleston Southern, UNC Asheville, or Radford.
LAST TIME OUT
ODU lost at Richmond Tuesday night, 90-82 in overtime. Chris Cooper led ODU with 21 points along with seven rebounds. Kent Bazemore added 20 points with eight rebounds And became the 48th Monarch to join the 1,000 point club. ODU shot .478 from the field, The Monarchs second best shooting performance of the year. But UR shot .595. Darien Brothers led UR with 38 points which included seven treys and 13 free throws.
COMPARING THE TEAMS
|OPP FG PCT:||.425||.514|
|3PT FG PCT:||.262||.302|
|OPP 3PT FGPCT:||345||.381|
ODU ALUMNI WEEKEND
ODU will welcome back its men's and women's basketball alumni the weekend Of Jan. 14 and 15 when both teams take on Hofstra. The men's alumni will Be honored at halftime of the 12 noon game at the Constant Center. Basketball Alumni are invited to a pre-game reception on the club level of the Arena.
MEET THE MONARCHS BREAKFAST ODU Athletic Foundation Breakfast At the Ted Constant Center-Big Blue Room Jan. 13 Jan. 27 Feb. 24 7:30 am to 9:00 am