> ODU is coming off of a bye, while FAU defeated Middle Tennessee, 38-20.
> The Monarchs are 2-1 all-time in C-USA openera and 2-1 in C-USA home openers.
> Old Dominion Head Coach Bobby Wilder is 69-32 all-time.
C-USA Openers Old Dominion is 2-1 in Conference USA openers and 2-1 in C-USA home openers.
Kick Return Making Strides Harper’s 100-yard kick return touchdown was not the only big return against UNC, as he returned one for 35-yards that was brought back due to a penalty. ODU’s 27.1 yard return average is best in the C-USA and 13th in FBS.
ODU did not have a kickoff return in Saturday’s loss at No. 13 Virginia Tech.
Kick Return Avg.
Net Punting Special Teams has been getting it done in pretty much every phase for the Monarchs as they rank second in C-USA in net punting average. ODU is second in the league with a 40.8 yard net average.