- Feb 12, 2009
VCU makes the short trip down 64 East today to take on rival ODU in what’s very much a matchup between two programs that have gone in opposite directions. The two last shared a conference in 2012, the Rams winning the Colonial Athletic Association that season before winning a game in the NCAA tournament. Since then ODU has appeared in just one NCAA tournament while VCU has been in seven. The Rams are very much basketball-focused while football seems to have taken up much of the Monarchs attention, something they have struggled in as well since going DI.
OLD DOMINION (5-5)
A QUICK LOOK AT ODU
The Monarchs are three losses away from matching last season’s total in what was a decent 15-8 showing for Jeff Jones’ squad. The Rams were one of those loses last year, dispatching ODU by 23 in a mostly-empty COVID year Siegel Center, one of five top-100 losses for the CUSA squad. This season the schedule has been much easier for ODU, but the results not-so-good. ODU has five...