Old Dominion Rolls Past UNC Wilmington, 86-70
By ODU Athletics
Jan. 27, 2007
WILMINGTON, N.C. (AP) - Brandon Johnson scored a career high 27 points to lead three players in double-digit scoring and lift Old Dominion past UNC Wilmington 86-70 on Saturday.
Montez Downey came off the bench to score 21 points to lead the Seahawks (4-15, 1-9), who've lost eight straight to Old Dominion. Todd Hendley had 11 rebounds.
The Seahawks led 35-31 at the half.
Trailing 59-53 with 9:40 left the second half, the Monarchs went on a stifling 25-1 spurt to secure the win. ODU's biggest lead was 18 with 1:12 left at 82-64ODU committed only nine turnovers, while the Seahawks had 16.
The Monarchs return to action on Monday as they host Georgia State at 7 p.m.