Monarchs Host Hofstra Thursday Night
By ODU Athletics
Jan. 18, 2006
The Monarchs defeated VCU at home 78-75 in front of their second sellout crowd of the season. Isiaiah Hunter scored 23, while Alex Loughton added 19 points, six rebounds, and four assists. Nick George led VCU with 27 points and nine boards, while Jamal Shuler came off the bench to score 19, including five of six treys in the second half.
THIS DATE IN ODU HISTORY
Jan. 19, 1977.ODU defeated Maine 108-77 on the road as ODU all-time leading scorer Ronnie Valentine pumped in 25 points and three-time All-American Wilson Washington added 15 points and 12 rebounds.
OFFICIALS FOR TONIGHT
Brian Kersey, Sean Hull, Sam Croft
Senior Isaiah Hunter became the 41st Monarch to break the 1,000 career point mark. He did it in the first half of the VMI game and now has 1207 career points (ranks 24th). Alex Loughton has 1401 career points and 801 career rebounds. He currently ranks 18th all-time in scoring and 11th in rebounding.