ODU Hosts Annual Big Blue BBQ
Led ODU in both scoring and rebounding this year
Five Monarchs score in double figures
PDF Gamenotes attached
Painter and Bacote score 15 each
Each week Monarch Media catches up with a student-athlete from Old Dominion University. This week Monarch Media caught up with NC State transfer DeShawn Painter.
action pix from the game
Old Dominion vs. Drexel - AP Photos (2/28/13)
Old Dominion vs. UNCW (AP)
action pix from the game
Action pix from the game
2012-13:Fourth in the CAA in double-doubles with 11...Scored 26 points vs. VCU...16 rebounds vs. Northeastern...Grabbed 11 rebounds vs. Murray State and 10 vs. Richmond and VCU...11 points and 11 rebs vs. Virginia...22 points at Delaware and 20 vs. Towson...
2011-12: NCAA approved his waiver, making him eligible to play for ODU in the 2012-13 season... Transferred from N.C. State...Scored 10 points vs. Boston College in ACC Tournamnent..Scored a career ACC high 18 points at Miami...Hit 4-5 from the floor and nine points in NCAA Tournament win over San Diego State...Hit game-winner in NC State's 60-58 win over Princeton...Blocked four shots vs. UNC Asheville...
2010-11: Averaged 7.4 points and 5.7 rebounds in 23.8 minutes in the 11 games... Started 11 straight games at center... Scored in double figures in five games on the season, he had no double-figure scoring game in the first 27 games of his career ... Finished with 10 points at Duke, the first time he was in double figures in 12 games ... Scored a career-best 14 points against Delaware State ... Recorded his first career double-double with 12 points and 10 rebounds against East Carolina in the Charleston Classic ... Finished with 12 points against Fairleigh Dickinson.
2009-10: Came off the bench in 26 games on the season averaging 6.5 minutes ... Started the season as the back-up power forward, but moved to center ... Saw his first action in seven games when he came off the bench for four minutes at Maryland on January 23, then played in 12 straight contests ... Played an ACC-high 11 minutes in the home loss to Maryland ... Hit both of his shots at North Carolina to finish with four points in nine minutes ... Finished with four points and four rebounds in nine minutes against Virginia Tech ... Played a season-high 17 minutes against Elon, scoring six points and blocking two shots ... Had six points and 12 minutes played against Austin Peay.
PREP CAREER: Played his final season at Hargrave Military Academy ... Coached by Kevin Keatts ... Previously attended Booker T. Washington High School in Norfolk, Va. ... Averaged 14.4 points and 10 rebounds his junior season ... Selected All-Eastern District first-team as a junior ... Competed for Team USA between his sophomore and junior years of high school ... Originally signed with Florida in November of 2008, but was released in April of 2009 ... Ranked the No. 20 power forward, No. 69 overall and a four-star prospect by Scout.com ... Rated the 18th-best center and No. 127 player overall by Rivals.com ... The No. 64 player nationally, and No. 19 power forward according to ESPNU ... Ranked No. 71 nationally by PrepStars...Majored in social work....