Old Dominion beats NC-Wilmington 76-56
NORFOLK, Va. (AP) Trey Freeman scored 23 points and grabbed four rebounds as Old Dominion rallied in the second half to beat UNC-Wilmington 76-56 on Saturday night in the season opener for both teams.
The Seahawks jumped to a 12-4 start with the help of a pair of Dylan Sherwood 3-pointers and led 32-28 at the break. The Monarchs hit just 33 percent from the field in the first half.
But Old Dominion rallied in the second half with a 24-7 run midway to lead 62-47 with 6:32 remaining. The Monarchs finished shooting 26 of 55 from the field and 16 of 22 from the line.