Monarchs Host Shepherd In Final Exhibition Game

November 04, 2007
By ODU Athletics
ODU Sports

Nov. 4, 2007

NORFOLK, VA-- The ODU Men's basketball squad will have its final exhibition game Monday night when they host the Rams of Shepherd University from West Virginia. Game time is 7 p.m. in the Ted Constant Convocation Center.

ODU won their exhibition opener over Mount Olive, 83-53 as Jonathan Adams and Frank Hassell led with 13 points, while Gerald Lee added 11 and Sam Harris 10.

Shepherd is coached by Ken Tyler and the Rams are members of the West Virginia Conference. Shepherd was 16-13 last year and 9-9 in their league. Top returnees include 6-2 sophomore Derek Gallagher (7.3 ppg/4.2 rg), and 6-2 junior guard Fred Lymas (7.0 ppg/3.6 rpg). Lymas shot .504 from the floor last season.

ODU opens the regular season Sunday, Nov. 11 against South Carolina State.