Old Dominion beats Norfolk St. 27-24

Taylor Heinicke threw three touchdown passes as Old Dominion

grabbed a victory with a last-second Jarod Brown field goal against

Norfolk State Saturday, 27-24.

Heinicke, who finished with 325 yards passing, threw a 2-yard

pass to Larry Pinkard midway through the fourth quarter to knot the

score at 24-24 for the Monarchs (5-3). Old Dominion reeled in 465

yards of total offense for the sixth-straight game with over 400


The Spartans (2-6) had managed to take the lead for the first

time all day one minute into the fourth quarter with a 2-yard TD

rush by Malik Stokes. After the answering touchdown by Pinkard,

Norfolk State made a 41-yard field goal attempt that was blocked

with three minutes left to play.

Old Dominion began a 12-play drive down the field and Brown

sealed the win with a 24-yard field goal as time expired.