Jan 24, 2014
Monarchs rank 2nd in C-USA attendance
Many in the season-high crowd of 7,549 were undoubtedly curious about Old Dominion's surprising 3-0 start in Conference USA, which became 3-1 after a 75-60 loss to league heavyweight Southern Miss.
GAME NOTES: After a forgettable 2012-13 campaign, the Old Dominion Monarchs will attempt to get the Jeff Jones era off on the right foot, as they welcome the Missouri State Bears to the Constant Convocation Center for the season opener on Friday night.
Monarchs face tall task this season: Undersized players
A couple of conclusions were inescapable after watching players put on an impromptu fashion show at last week's "Meet the Monarchs" men's basketball tip-off banquet: Figuring out how to play with a bunch of guys who can buy off the rack is just one of the challenges facing new coach Jeff Jones.
For ODU men's basketball coach , a mystery roster
Taking the glass-half-full view, the player-coach ratio at Monday's Old Dominion basketball practice was ideal for teaching.