FRISCO, Texas – The No. 2 seeded Old Dominion men’s basketball team will meet the No. 10 seed LA Tech for a Quarterfinal matchup on Thursday, March 8. Thursday’s Quarterfinal contest will begin at 9:30 ET/8:30 CT and will air on Stadium/Twitter (clearance charts are attached). The C-USA Tournament bracket is also attached.
Earlier this week, Ahmad Caver (Atlanta, Ga.) was named to the All-Conference USA First Team as well as the All-Defensive Team, while teammate B.J. Stith (Lawrenceville, Va.) was named to the All C-USA Third Team.
ODU has won eight of its last nine, 12 of its last 14 and 19 of its last 22 contests.
All-Conference USA Teams
First Team Jon Elmore, Marshall Nick King, Middle Tennessee Ahmad Caver, Old Dominion Chris Cokley, UAB Justin Johnson, WKU
Second Team C.J. Burks, Marshall Giddy Potts, Middle Tennessee Roosevelt Smart, North Texas Jhivvan Jackson, UTSA Darius Thompson, WKU
Third Team Brian Beard Jr., FIU Ronald Delph, Florida Atlantic Jacobi Boykins, Louisiana Tech Adjin Penava, Marshall B.J. Stith, Old Dominion
All-Defensive Team Brian Beard Jr., FIU Adjin Penava, Marshall Tyrik Dixon, Middle Tennessee Ahmad Caver, Old Dominion William Lee, UAB
All-Freshman Team Anthony Duruji, LA Tech Zack Bryant, UAB Jhivvan Jackson, UTSA Keaton Wallace, UTSA Taveion Hollingsworth, WKU
2017-18 C-USA Men’s Basketball Superlative Awards Freshman of the Year: Jhivvan Jackson, UTSA Newcomer of the Year: Nick King, Middle Tennessee Defensive Player of the Year: Ajdin Penava, Marshall Sixth Player of the Year: Deon Lyle, UTSA
2017-18 CONFERENCE USA PLAYER OF THE YEAR Nick King, Middle Tennessee, Sr., F, 6-7, 225, Memphis, Tennessee
2017-18 CONFERENCE USA GENE BARTOW COACH OF THE YEAR Steve Henson, UTSA (32-32 at UTSA and career)