Stith with 28 points, Old Dominion beats James Madison 67-42
NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — B.J. Stith scored 28 points and grabbed eight rebounds and Old Dominion rolled to a 67-42 win over James Madison on Saturday night.
Old Dominion shot 45.5 percent from the field compared to 29 percent for James Madison.
The Monarchs scored first and never trailed and a Marquis Godwin 3-pointer made it 21-11 with just less than five minutes to go in the first half. The Dukes (6-4) did not score in the final six minutes and Old Dominion led 28-11 at the break.
The James Madison drought extended well into the second half while Stith scored on a 3-pointer and a layup to push the Monarchs lead to 33-13 with 15:33 to play. Later, Stith drained back-to-back 3s to make it 52-26 with 8:43 left.
Matt Lewis scored 15 points with six rebounds for the Dukes.