ODU Hosts Winthrop Friday at 7 p.m.
Dec. 23, 2006
The Monarchs (8-3) return from Christmas Break to host the Eagles of Winthrop (9-3) Friday night at 7 p.m. in the Constant Convocation Center. Both ODU and Wintrhop are in the CollegeInsider.com Mid-major top 25. ODU is 13th, while Winthrop is 7th. The Eagles have won at Mississippi State and their three losses have been to North Carolina, Maryland and in overtime against Wisconsin. Winthrop is led by 2006 Big South Tournament MVP and Pre-season Player of the Year Torrell Martin. The 6-5 guard is averaging 16.1 points and 6.0 rebounds per game. This is the first ever meeting between the two schools.