| Sep 21, 2013
| 8:03 PM
NORFOLK — Brevity is not Bobby Wilder's forte. But were Old Dominion's football coach so inclined, his pregame Knute Rockne on Saturday could (should?) have been four words: They beat Georgia Southern.
Or, if Wilder absolutely, positively could...
| Sep 23, 2013
| 3:24 PM
NORFOLK — Bobby Wilder's football mind is a sunny obstacle course with creamsicles at poolside for those who successfully navigate the razor wire, gunfire and games of chance with guys named Slim.
Old Dominion's head football coach is a...
| Oct 2, 2013
| 3:47 PM
Old Dominion football's recent disciplinary purge continued with the dismissal of linebacker Caleb Taylor from the program Wednesday.
Taylor, a Hampton native and former Phoebus High standout, was one of two players indefinitely suspended on Sept. 22,...
| Oct 7, 2013
| 2:11 PM
NORFOLK — The quarterback suffered a concussion, one of his most reliable protectors needs surgery, offensive execution was sub-standard, and defense saved the day. Other than that, Old Dominion's performance against Liberty followed the usual...
| Oct 9, 2013
| 2:41 PM
Two plays hundreds of miles away last Saturday, in the same area of the football field, produced the same result: concussions for the quarterbacks at Old Dominion and William and Mary.
ODU's Taylor Heinicke displayed no immediate symptoms and remained...
| Oct 19, 2013
| 9:26 PM
PITTSBURGH — Junior running back Isaac Bennett rushed for a career-high 240 yards and scored three touchdowns to lead Pitt past Old Dominion 35-24 Saturday night at Heinz Field.
Bennett scored on runs of 25, 3 and 16 yards for the Panthers (4-2),...
| Nov 4, 2013
| 1:31 PM
NORFOLK — Following yet another beatdown of yet another overmatched opponent, Old Dominion picks on someone its own size in their barn.
The Monarchs (6-3) will travel 2,700 miles to face Idaho, one of two remaining chances to get a win against a...
| Jul 15, 2013
| 3:13 PM
NORFOLK — Their weightlifting session complete, a handful of Old Dominion football players retreated to an adjacent storage room in the L.R. Hill Sports Complex for a crack at the big, black board with the flashing lights.
One by one, the...
| Jul 28, 2013
| 8:16 AM
Old Dominion tailback Tyree Lee, the team’s leading rusher last season, will not play this season for a violation of team rules.
Coach Bobby Wilder told the Virginian-Pilot that Lee’s punishment was not for legal or violence issues, but...
| Jan 21, 2014
| 6:51 PM
Old Dominion landed two standout junior-college players from New York, the Virginian-Pilot reported.
Jusse Yorke, a 6-foot, 180-pound wide receiver from ASA College in Brooklyn who is considered a 3-star recruit by 247 Sports,...
| Nov 12, 2013
| 1:56 PM
Old Dominion linebacker Larry Alston III was dismissed from the team, coach Bobby Wilder announced Tuesday.
The Virginian-Pilot reported that Alston was arrested Monday for his role in an off-campus incident. He was charged with two counts of aggravated...