Monarchs Open CAA Play Saturday Against W&M
By ODU Athletics
Dec. 2, 2004
The Monarchs (5-1) open CAA play Saturday night against the Tribe of William and Mary (3-2). Game time is 7 p.m. in the Constant Center. ODU defeated VMI, 86-38 Wednesday night and are off to their best start since the 1998-99 season. The two teams split games last year.
THIS DAY IN ODU HOOP HISTORY
Dec. 4, 1996 Two-time CAA Player of the Year and Tournament MVP Odell Hodge scored 24 points with nine rebounds to lead ODU to a 67-57 victory over the Huskies of the University of Washington in Scope.
ODU defeats VMI, 86-38. This is the ninth largest margin of victory in school history. Arnaud Dahi scored 18 points with 11 rebounds, while Alex Loughton added 17 points with ten boards. John Morris scored 12, Kiah Thomas 13 and Brian Henderson 11. ODU shot .547 from the floor and forced the Keydets into 26 turnovers. VMI scored only 15 points in the second half.
The Monarchs travel to Lynchburg Virginia to take on Liberty University, Tuesday, December 7th at 8:30 p.m.