ODU junior guard Trey Freeman scored 20 points, but the Hilltoppers of Western Kentucky defeated the No. 25 Monarchs, 72-65 Saturday at E.A. Diddle Arena, in a nationally televised Conference USA contest.
In a Sun Belt Conference rivalry renewed, it was the No. 25 Western Kentucky Lady Toppers (13-2, 3-0) who prevailed over the Old Dominion Lady Monarchs (8-6, 1-2) by a score of 76-60 on Saturday afternoon at the Ted Constant Convocation Center.
Former Western Kentucky volunteer assistant Casey Dykes has been named the newest full-time assistant coach for VMI baseball. In addition, pitching coach Travis Beazley has been promoted to associate head coach.
Jonathan Hadra, a four-year letterman and 2004 graduate of VMI, was named the 20th head coach in VMI baseball history on Thursday, Nov. 13.
Old Dominion University football caps their longest road trip of the season this weekend when they take on Vanderbilt at 7 p.m. EST.
Taylor Heinicke passed for 471 yards and Ray Lawry rushed for four touchdowns, but Juwan Gardner intercepted a pass that slipped out of Heinicke’s hands and returned it 94 yards as Western Kentucky hung on to defeat Old Dominion University football 66-51 Saturday afternoon at Smith Stadium.