| Feb 10, 2013
NORFOLK — His flight from Nashville delayed, Old Dominion athletic director Wood Selig arrived later than usual to the Monarchs' home basketball game Saturday against Northeastern. But the one-day sojourn to Music City was well worth the time....
| Feb 9, 2013
| 10:33 PM
11 a.m. Football: Oct. 1998: Kecoughtan vs. Bethel.--LSC 48
2 p.m. Basketball: 1999: Bethel girls vs. Hampton.-- LSC 48
2:55 p.m. Soccer: English Premier League: West Bromwich at Liverpool.--ESPN2
3:30 p.m. Football: Nov. 2001: Warwick vs....
| Feb 8, 2013
| 2:53 PM
NORFOLK — In the midst of an unsettled and uncertain couple of days, Jim Corrigan's message to Old Dominion's basketball players was upbeat and simple.
Corrigan found himself as interim head coach in the wake of Blaine Taylor's abrupt firing...
| Feb 7, 2013
| 6:54 PM
PHILADELPHIA — Sometimes, change is for the better.
DeShawn Painter and Dimitri Batten each scored 15 points and Old Dominion defeated Colonial Athletic Association preseason favorite Drexel 78-66 in the first game under interim head coach Jim...
| Feb 7, 2013
| 6:57 AM
Jim Corrigan awoke Tuesday morning as the top assistant coach of a proud and successful basketball program enduring a historically dreadful season. By lunchtime, he was the head coach at Old Dominion, with practices, games and the task of focusing and...
| Feb 7, 2013
| 6:56 AM
Wood Selig hires coaches he knows and coaches who know his university and/or its region. That is his history as an athletic director, at not only Old Dominion but also Western Kentucky.
Since replacing department icon Jim Jarrett in 2010, Selig has...
| Feb 6, 2013
NORFOLK — Old Dominion's firing of basketball coach Blaine Taylor on Tuesday was equal parts sad, awkward and unusual.
Unusual because athletic director Wood Selig and university president John Broderick appeared at a news conference but...
| Feb 5, 2013
| 3:05 PM
NORFOLK — Citing the need for greater leadership for its players, Old Dominion athletic director Wood Selig fired men’s basketball coach Blaine Taylor on Tuesday, the latest blow in an epically dismal season for one of the nation’s...
| Jan 30, 2013
| 8:06 PM
NORFOLK — Maybe it was preordained that Old Dominion would endure its own frustrating version of “Groundhog Day” against a team coached by Bill Murray’s son.
The Monarchs again fought and scrapped and even led late in a game in...
| Jan 26, 2013
| 7:03 PM
10 a.m. Basketball: Jan. 1988: Bethel boys vs. Phoebus.--LSC 48
11:30 a.m. Soccer: April 2004: Phoebus boys vs. Kecoughtan.-- LSC 48
Noon Hockey: AHL All-Star skills competition (d.).--CSN
1:30 p.m. Football: Sept. 1997: Denbigh vs. Hampton.--...
| Jan 25, 2013
| 2:57 PM
NORFOLK — The other day, Blaine Taylor mentioned, several Old Dominion basketball players approached one of his assistant coaches to ask the meaning of "malady" — a word he used in a talk to the team. Blessedly, they weren't directed to a...
| Jan 19, 2013
| 10:51 PM
6 a.m. Tennis: Australian Open (d.).--Tennis Channel
10 a.m. Baseball: 1988 Carolina League: Hagerstown vs. Virginia Generals.--LSC 48
Noon Basketball: Spalding Hoophall Classic (in Springfield, Mass.): Archbishop Mitty (Calif.) vs. Lone Peak...