Monarchs Travel to Liberty For Tuesday Night 8:30 P.M. Game

December 06, 2004
By ODU Athletics
ODU Sports

Dec. 6, 2004

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The Monarchs hit the road for a non-conference game at Liberty University in Lynchburg, VA , 8:30 p.m. Tuesday night in the Vines Center. ODU is 6-1 and off to its best start since 1998-99 season. The Monarchs are currently 11th in the latest mid-major poll.

ODU leads, 1-0
First Meeting: 2003-04, ODU wins in Norfolk, 87-66 ODU has already played VMI from the Big South, winning, 86-38 on Dec. 1.

ODU won it's first CAA game with a 69-56 victory over William and Mary Saturday night. Isaiah Hunter and Alex Loughton each scored 14 points. Arnaud Dahi added 13 and Kiah Thomas scored 12. Although ODU shot .373 from the floor, the Monarchs forced the Tribe into 23 turnovers while ODU had a season low of seven, and season high of 14 steals. W&M shot .458 from the floor.

On Dec. 1, ODU defeats VMI, 86-38. This is the ninth largest margin of victory in school history. Arnaud Dahi scored 18 points with 11 rebounds, while Alex Loughton added 17 points with ten boards. John Morris scored 12, Kiath Thomas 13 and Brian Henderson 11. ODU shot .547 from the floor and forced the Keydets into 26 turnovers. VMI scored only 15 points in the second half. The 48-point margin of victory was the tenth highest in ODU history.

NOTE: Arnaud Dahi has scored in double figures in each of his last four games. ODU has shot over 50 percent twice this season. .534 vs. Shawnee State & .547 vs. VMI.

Sam Harris' seven blocked shots vs. VMI is a new Constant Center Record.

Dec. 12 at East Carolina 1:30 p.m.