Monarchs Host Drexel In Home Finale
By ODU Athletics
Feb. 27, 2013
OLD DOMINION UNIVERSITY (4-24/2-14) VS. DREXEL DRAGONS (11-17/7-9)
Senior Night - February 28, 2013, Constant Convocation Center, Norfolk, Va.
ODU ON TV/RADIO
Radio-ESPN94.1 - Ted Alexander, Billy Mann and Rick Kiefner
NBCSN - Mike Corey and Ronnie Thompson
|MONARCH PROBABLE STARTERS|
|G||25||Donte Hill||6-4||Jr||Virginia Beach, VA.||7.8 ppg/ 4.0 rpg|
|F||23||Richard Ross||6-7||R-So.||Wichita Falls, TX.||7.0 ppg/ 5.6 rpg|
|F||11||DeShawn Painter||6-9||Sr.||Norfolk, VA||12.9 ppg/ 8.4 rpg.|
|G||3||Keenan Palmore||6-1||Fr.||Stone Mountain, GA.||8.0 ppg/4.4 rpg|
|G||2||Aaron Bacote||6-5||Fr.||Hampton, VA.||7.8 ppg/ 2.5 rpg.|
|OFF THE BENCH|
|G||4||Dimitri Batten||6-3||R-So.||Newport News, VA.||10.2 ppg/ 2.7 rpg|
|F||1||Nick Wright||6-8||R-Sr.||Suffolk, VA.||6.7 ppg/ 4.1 rpg.|
|G||15||Deion Clark||6-3||Fr.||Naples, FL.||5.6 ppg/ 1.6 rpg .|
|F||40||Anton Larsen||7-0||R-Jr.||Copenhagen, Denmark||1.7 ppg/ 1.9 rpg.|
|F||21||Stuart McEwen||6-9||Fr.||Sydney, Australia||0.4 ppg/0.4 rpg|
|G||10||Martin Shaw||6-0||Fr.||Hampton, VA.||0.0 ppg/0.0 rpg|
NOTE: Freshman Deion Clark injured his left knee and will be out indefinitely.
INTERIM HEAD COACH
Jim Corrigan : 2-4
SERIES VS. DREXEL
ODU leads, 12-8. ODU defeated the Dragons in Philadelphia on Feb. 7, 78-66. DeShawn Painter and Dimitri Batten each scored 15 points, while Richard Ross added 14. ODU outrebounded the Dragons, 33-29 and the Monarchs scored 14 points off Drexel turnovers. Derrick Thomas led with 18 points and Frantz Massenat added 17, while Leading scorer Damion Lee did not score. The Dragons defeated ODU here in Norfolk last Year, 73-72.
|COMPARE AND CONTRAST|
NOTE: Eight Monarchs who have played thus far have started atleast eight games with junior Donte Hill being the only Monarch who has started 26 of 28 games this season.
Hofstra defeated ODU, 70-59 Sunday night in New York as David Imes led with 18 points, followed By Taran Buie with 15 points. ODU was led by Dimitri Batten with 19, followed by DeShawn Painter With 13 points and 12 rebounds. Richard Ross who had one of Sportscenters top plays of the day with A dunk in the first half. The Monarchs turned the ball over 19 times while HU only 10.
|2012-13 DU STATISTICAL LEADERS||2012-13 ODU STATISTICAL LEADERS|
|Points AVG:||Damion Lee 16.9||DeShawn Painter 12.9|
|REBS AVG:||Dartaye Ruffin 6.7||DeShawn Painter 8.4|
|Ast. AVG:||Frantz Massenat||Keenan Palmore 3.1|
|FGPCT:||Daryl McCoy .538||Richard Ross .548|
|FT PCT:||Damion Lee .824||Nick Wright: .765|
|ODU CAA STATISTICAL RANKINGS|
|3PT FG PCT:||.270||11th|
|INDIVIDUAL CAA RANKINGS|
|HOW ARE FUTURE C-USA TEAMS DOING|
Memphis, Central Florida, Houston and SMU join the BIGEAST next season, while ECU and Tulane are scheduled to join in 2014.
|2013-14 New Members with ODU|
|Middle Tenn. St.||25-4|
|UT San Antonio||7-19|
NOTE: ODU spring sports of M&W tennis, M&W golf and W.Rowing will compete in C-USA Championships.
KEN BAZEMORE UPDATE
The two-time CAA Defensive Player of the Year, Kent Bazemore has appeared in 37 games Thus far for the Golden State Warriors. He is currently averaging 1.5 points per game. He scored a Career high 11 points against OKC on Feb. 6. He scored 9 points (4-8 FG) along with 2 rebounds, 3 assts and two steals in a career high 30 minutes in a win over Cleveland. He also played 30 minutes with six points against Houston. Kent scored six points, four rebounds with five assists against Miami on Jan. 16 in 18 minutes. Bazemore is averaging 1.3 ppg.
|KENT'S NBA STATS|