Monarchs Tackle Tech In Lone Scope Appearance
By ODU Athletics
Nov. 24, 2001
NORFOLK, Va. (AP) - Ricardo Marsh had 21 points and eight rebounds Saturday as Old Dominion beat Virginia Tech 55-46.
Old Dominion (2-1) sank 13 of 18 free throws and outrebounded the Hokies 42-40. Marsh scored 13 points in the first period, shooting 5-of-6 from the field and two 3-pointers.
Virginia Tech (2-1) trailed 24-19 at half time, but took the lead in the second period with a 3-pointer from Brian Chase to bring the score to 35-33 with 9:21 left.
The Monarchs regained the lead on a layup and free throw by Marsh and made an 11-point run on the Monarchs to bring the score to 49-39 with 2:54 left.
Carlos Dixon led the Hokies with 18 points and three rebounds.