| Dec 29, 2011
| 3:53 PM
He will have approximately two dozen family members and friends cheering for him specifically in a rare home appearance, though Missouri's Ricardo Ratliffe said he isn't likely to be nervous or attempt to put on a show.
"Playing at the University of...
| Jan 3, 2012
| 11:51 AM
Blaine Taylor admits he could change his mind five minutes from now, but Old Dominion's coach has hit upon a temporarily successful strategy of bringing seniors Chris Cooper and Trian Iliadis off the bench.
The decision paid dividends for the third...
| Jan 7, 2012
| 10:54 AM
The final piece of Old Dominion's 2012 recruiting class has a jump on his mates, courtesy of his background and a new NCAA rule.
Stuart McEwen, a native New Zealander, has enrolled at ODU for the spring semester and will practice and work out with the...
| Jul 21, 2011
| 9:16 AM
Breon Key's summer vacation is long on structure, short on leisure and a head start on the next chapter in his life. He couldn't be happier.
Following a brief break after graduation, the former Phoebus High guard has spent the past several weeks at Old...
| Jul 30, 2011
| 2:06 PM
Ronnie Cameron walks the campus at Old Dominion freely and comfortably, but when he heard that a fellow student was shot and killed in his apartment just off campus earlier this summer, it jarred him.
"Of course I was shocked, I was taken aback," said...
| Aug 2, 2011
| 3:35 PM
Kent Bazemore, Old Dominion's top returning player, will undergo surgery Wednesday on a stress fracture in his left foot and is likely to be sidelined until early December.
The 6-foot-5 senior guard suffered the injury last weekend playing in the Hampton...
| Aug 10, 2011
| 4:30 PM
RICHMOND — Gov. Bob McDonnell will never match predecessors Mark Warner and Doug Wilder for impact on sports, but the college basketball initiative he unveiled Wednesday carries exceptional promise for fans in Virginia.
The Governor's Holiday Hoops...
| Feb 14, 2012
| 7:43 PM
Nights when the opponent isn't a rival or doesn't present the challenge of a battle for first place, a team is left to create its own energy and, at a minimum, play consistently at both ends of the floor.
Old Dominion succeeds in such areas most nights,...
| Feb 16, 2012
| 6:17 AM
Both of the Colonial Athletic Association’s improbable Final Four appearances – George Mason in 2006 and VCU in 2011 – were authored by teams that received at-large tournament bids. So with Selection Sunday less than a month away, it&...
| Feb 24, 2012
| 12:53 PM
Kent Bazemore said it will probably hit him Saturday afternoon during warmups. Too much ahead, and definitely too much behind, to ponder the end of his career at Old Dominion.
"I haven't really been reminiscing," Bazemore said earlier this week. "I...
| Mar 1, 2012
| 12:45 PM
When second-tier basketball teams have renewed hope, and Blaine Taylor dives heavily into horse racing references, it must be March and tournament time.
William and Mary, among others, can partially offset a disappointing regular season with a run in...
| Mar 3, 2012
| 4:29 PM
RICHMOND – When Old Dominion took the floor at Virginia Union for practice Friday, the day before its CAA tournament opener, Blaine Taylor decided that it would be a lengthy, full-go, scrap and hustle and scrimmage session. No easy walk-through or...