| Aug 23, 2014
| 2:25 PM
NORFOLK — Taylor Heinicke is fascinated by pressure, motion, stress, efficiency and force. On the football field, as well.
Old Dominion's senior quarterback sees few correlations between his major, mechanical engineering, and football, other...
| Aug 24, 2014
NORFOLK — During the offseason, Old Dominion coach Bobby Wilder booted four receivers from his program — acting like a knucklehead IS contagious — including last year's best. So depleted are the Monarchs that several freshmen, plus their...
| Aug 5, 2014
| 11:26 AM
Old Dominion football sultan Bobby Wilder will use the word “process” a lot this season, and not because he’s channeling his inner Saban or has a fridge full of Velveeta.
Wilder has an exceedingly young team in its first full season of...
| Sep 24, 2013
| 12:21 PM
Old Dominion dismissed suspended running back Tyree Lee from the football program, the school announced Tuesday.
"Tyree Lee has been dismissed from our program for violating the rules of his suspension," head coach Bobby Wilder said in a statement...
| 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...
| Sep 25, 2013
In four-plus seasons under Bobby Wilder, Old Dominion's football team has converted 66-of-105 fourth-down attempts. Translation: Wilder defies convention — gambles? — more than most, and, further striking, wins enough to break Vegas....
| Sep 30, 2013
| 3:06 PM
NORFOLK — Imagine a business start-up — a very successful start-up that makes noise locally and regionally. The bosses decide that the climate is right to expand quickly.
The company brings in a slew of new talent with ideas and energy....
| 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 14, 2013
| 1:15 PM
NORFOLK — For the first time all season, Old Dominion's high-octane offense wasn't pressured to post big numbers, and its young defense didn't experience the missteps and grumbles that accompany growing pains. A bye week can be a wonderful thing....
| Mar 27, 2013
| 9:30 PM
Old Dominion's progression into bigger-time football took another step Wednesday.
North Carolina State and Old Dominion have signed a home-and-home football contract that will bring the Wolfpack to Norfolk in 2015, ODU officials said.
| Jun 10, 2013
| 4:41 PM
Old Dominion women's basketball coach Karen Barefoot will receive a two-year contract extension, through the 2017-18 school year, if school president John Broderick follows through on athletic director Wood Selig's recommendation.
Selig said that he...