Dahi, Harris, Vasylius and Lidonde Pace Blue White Scrimmage
Oct. 27, 2006
NORFOLK, VA-- Senior pre-season All-CAA forward Arnaud Dahi (Ivory Coast, Africa) scored 25 points on the night behind 9-for-13 shooting in the annual Blue-White scrimmage Friday night. 7-3 Sam Harris (Newnham,Tasmania-Australia) added 13 points and eight rebounds as well. ODU plays Virginia State Tuesday night in an exhibition contest.
Also scoring in double figures for the Monarchs was Abdi Lidonde (Sutton,MA.) with 11 points on 4-7 shooting from the floor along with three treys. Senior forward Valdas Vasylius (Klapedia, Lithuania) scored 12 points , hitting 7-9 from the free throw line.
Harris led all rebounders with eight, while Dahi had seven. Sophomore forward Jonathan Adams (Ringgold.GA.) and freshman guard Marsharee Neely (Greensboro, NC.) hauled down six rebounds each.
Overall, ODU shot 35-93 (.376) from the floor and .839(26-31) from the free throw line.
The Monarchs return to action on Tuesday night when they host the Trojans of Virginia State out of the CIAA in an exhibition contest. Game time is 7 p.m. in the Constant Center.