ODU squares off against Virginia Wesleyan

Virginia Wesleyan vs. Old Dominion (3-2)

Chartway Arena, Norfolk, Virginia; Tuesday, 7 p.m. EST

BOTTOM LINE: The Old Dominion Monarchs will be taking on the Blue Marlins of Division III Virginia Wesleyan. Old Dominion is coming off a 66-62 home win over Northeastern in its most recent game.

TEAM LEADERS: Malik Curry has averaged 15.6 points, four rebounds and 5.2 assists this year for Old Dominion. Kalu Ezikpe is also a key contributor, with 12.4 points, 7.8 rebounds and two blocks per game.MIGHTY MALIK: Through five games, Old Dominion’s Malik Curry has connected on 15.4 percent of the 13 3-pointers he’s attempted. He’s also shooting 87.5 percent from the free throw line this season.

DID YOU KNOW: Old Dominion went 4-9 overall against out-of-conference opponents last year. The Monarchs put up 62.2 points per contest across those 13 contests.

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