| Oct 21, 2013
| 1:39 PM
NORFOLK — The weekly aim, obviously, is to win. The broader goal is progress. Consider Old Dominion 1-for-2 after a trip to Pittsburgh.
The Monarchs' 35-24 loss to Pittsburgh last Saturday felt far different than their previous encounter against a...
| Oct 23, 2013
| 12:02 AM
6 a.m. Golf: BMW Masters first round (d. in Shanghai).--Golf
10 a.m. Tennis: WTA Championships round robin.--Tennis Ch.
11:30 a.m. Football: Nov. 1987: Kempsville vs. Hampton.--LSC 48
Noon Golf: LPGA Taiwan Championship first round (d.in...
| Oct 26, 2013
| 4:02 PM
NORFOLK — Some blowout.
The anticipated showcase of Old Dominion's football superiority in Norfolk never materialized Saturday, as the Monarchs needed a 24-yard Jarod Brown field goal to survive crosstown Norfolk State 27-24 before 11,308 at NSU's...
| Oct 28, 2013
| 4:00 PM
NORFOLK — Bobby Wilder sensed it as far back as last Tuesday. If Old Dominion didn't perform any better than it practiced, a tight game and gastric distress were inevitable.
The Monarchs (5-3) rallied to defeat crosstown rival Norfolk State 27-...
| Sep 15, 2013
| 1:19 PM
NORFOLK, Va. -- After two tough losses to admittedly better programs, OId Dominion went into Saturday's game against Howard looking to feel better about itself.
Mission accomplished. So while the Monarchs' readiness for Football Bowl Subdivision...
| Sep 16, 2013
| 2:44 PM
NORFOLK — After three games against three markedly different opponents, with three wildly different results, Old Dominion coach Bobby Wilder thinks he has a handle on his team's capabilities.
The schedule pendulum swung the other way as the...
| Oct 30, 2013
| 9:22 PM
6 a.m. Tennis: Men’s Paris Masters.--Tennis Ch.
10 a.m. Basketball: March 1990: Prince George girls vs. Phoebus.--LSC 48
11:30 a.m. Basketball: Feb. 1990: Salem boys vs. Hampton.--LSC 48
1 p.m. Basketball: March 1990: South Lakes boys...
| 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...
| Nov 5, 2013
| 11:22 PM
7 a.m. Tennis: ATP World Tour Finals round-robin: Ivan Dodig-Marcelo Melo vs. Mariusz Fyrstenberg-Marcin Matkowski, then Roger Federer vs. Richard Gasquet.--Tennis Ch.
9 a.m. Football: Nov. 2007: Great Bridge vs. Hampton.--LSC 48
| Nov 9, 2013
| 9:46 PM
MOSCOW, Idaho — Old Dominion's football program achieved a milestone Saturday.
Taylor Heinicke passed for four touchdowns and ran for one as the Monarchs celebrated their first win over an FBS opponent, beating Idaho 59-38.
Heinicke, last year'...
| Nov 11, 2013
| 2:14 PM
NORFOLK — Bobby Wilder made a fluid, up-and-down motion with his right hand, signaling roller coasters, peaks and valleys, or perhaps channeling his days as a backup dancer on Madonna's early tours.
Old Dominion's coach and chief evangelist...