Old Dominion 86, Towson 56
Gerald Lee scored 17 points to lead Old Dominion to an 86-56
rout over Towson on Saturday in the quarterfinals of the Colonial
Athletic Association tournament.
The top-seeded Monarchs (24-8) advance to Sunday’s semifinals to
face the winner of the Virginia Commonwealth-George Mason game.
Six different Monarchs scored during a 13-3 spurt early in the
first half. The eighth-seeded Tigers (9-21) were held to one field
goal over 6:42 as Old Dominion took a 17-10 lead with 10:33
A 12-1 run over the final 4:07 of the half gave the Monarchs a
39-21 halftime lead. Old Dominion held Towson to 30.8 percent from
the floor and outrebounded the Tigers 28-11 – 13 offensive
Old Dominion hit its first seven field goals in the second half.
Lee?s nine points sparked a 20-9 start for the Monarchs. The
biggest lead for Old Dominion was 80-43 with 6:39 left.