Monarchs Host Longwood
By ODU Athletics
Nov. 16, 2009
The ODU Monarchs host the Longwood Lancers Tuesday at 7 p.m. in the Ted Constant Convocation Center. ODU and Longwood last played each other during the 2004-05 season.
2009-10 MONARCH BASKETBALL Old Dominion University (1-0)
vs. Longwood (0-2)
SOUTH PADRE ISLAND INVITATIONAL
Today's game with Longwood is part of the South Padre
Island Invitational, as was last Sunday's game with Bethune-Cookman.
Teams participating in the Tournament include: ODU, Longwood, Bethune Cookman
Chattanooga, UT Pan American, Mississippi State, Richmond, and Missouri.
ODU will play Missouri in round three on Nov. 27 and then either Mississippi State or Richmond in the Championship round on Nov. 28. Games in South Padre will be televised on Fox College Sports.
ODU Radio: ESPN 94.1 FM
(Ted Alexander, Kenny Gattison, Rick Kiefner)
PROBABLE STARTERS FOR ODU
F 35 Ben Finney, 6-5, Jr, Portsmouth, VA. 9.0 ppg/ 9.0 rpg
F 21 Frank Hassell, 6-8, RS-Jr., Chesapeake, VA./ 7.0 ppg/ 3. 0 rpg
C 12 Gerald Lee, 6-9, Sr., Uusikaupunki, Finland, 10.0 ppg/ 5.0 rpg
G 23 Marsharee Neely, 6-2, Sr, Greensboro, NC. 2.0 ppg/ 3.0 rpg
G 3 Darius James, 6-1, Jr, Virginia Beach,Va. 7.0 ppg/ 5.0 apg.
OFF THE BENCH
F 33 Keyon Carter, 6-8, RS-Jr, Riviera Beach, FL. 7.9 ppg/ 4.6 rpg
G 24 Kent Bazemore,6-5 RS-So. Kelford, NC., 10.0 ppg/ 1.0 rpg
C 20 Chris Cooper,6-9, So, Dumfries, VA., 8.0 ppg/ 4.0 rpg
G 22 Marquel Delancey, 6-0, So.., Alexandria, Va., 4.0 ppg/ 1.0 rpg
F 1 Nick Wright, 6-8, RS-Fr.., Suffolk, VA 2.0ppg /3.0 rpg
G 15 Trian Iliadis, 6-3, Fr.,Perth,W.Australia 3.0 ppg/ 4.0 rpg
G 2 Josh Hicks, 6-2, Fr., Winston-Salem, NC./ ------/-----
C 40 Anton Larsen, 7-0, Fr., Copenhagen, Denmark -----/-----
The Monarchs opened the regular season with a 69-38 victory over Bethune-Cookman.
who played scored. ODU's defense, which ranked 19th nationally last year picked up where it left off, holding BC to just 15 second half points. ODU outrebounded BC 39-22,
and committed only nine turnovers. ODU won both of their exhibition games.