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Green leads ODU to 76-69 win over Northeastern

Nov. 16, 2019 4:12 PM EST

NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — Xavier Green scored a career-high 24 points an Old Dominion topped Northeastern 76-69 on Saturday. Jason Wade had 18 points for Old Dominion (3-1) and Malik Curry added 11 points. Jordan Roland led the Huskies (2-2) with 29 points. Old Dominion faces James Madison at home on Wednesday....

Norfolk St. tops The Apprentice School 113-54

Nov. 15, 2019 1:38 AM EST

NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — Joe Bryant Jr. had a career-high 25 points as Norfolk State hit a school record 20 3-pointers in its 113-54 win over The Apprentice School 113-54 on Thursday night. Jermaine Bishop added 21 points for the Spartans. Bryant Jr. hit 10 of 12 shots, including 5 of 6 on 3-pointers. He added...

Doctor accused of unnecessary surgeries held without bail

Nov. 14, 2019 2:51 PM EST

NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — The website of a Virginia gynecologist describes his surgical skills as “unparalleled.” But federal prosecutors say many of the procedures Dr. Javaid Perwaiz performed on unsuspecting patients were unnecessary and unwanted, including hysterectomies and tubal ligations....

The Latest: Doctor accused of performing unneeded surgeries

Nov. 14, 2019 10:54 AM EST

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — The Latest on a Virginia doctor accused of performing unnecessary surgeries on his ob/gyn patients (all times local): 10:45 a.m. A Virginia doctor accused of performing unnecessary surgical procedures on his patients has been ordered held without bail while he awaits trial. Dr. Javaid...

Curry carries Old Dominion past Loyola (Md.) 62-53

Nov. 13, 2019 9:08 PM EST

NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — Malik Curry posted 19 points and made six assists and Old Dominion held off Loyola (Md.) 62-53 on Wednesday night. Xavier Green had 11 points for Old Dominion (2-1), which led 33-14 at halftime. Jason Wade added 10 points and six rebounds. Andrew Kostecka had 14 points and four rebounds...

Green's 18 points lifts ODU past St. Joseph's 82-69

Nov. 10, 2019 5:01 PM EST

NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — Xavier Green had 18 points as Old Dominion beat Saint Joseph's 82-69 on Sunday. Marquis Godwin had 17 points for Old Dominion (1-1). Malik Curry added 12 points. Jason Wade had 10 points for the home team. Lorenzo Edwards scored a career-high 23 points for the Hawks (1-1). Rahmir Moore...

UTSA rallies in 4th quarter, tops Old Dominion 24-23

Nov. 9, 2019 7:49 PM EST

NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — Lowell Narcisse threw an 11-yard touchdown pass to Carlos Strickland to tie, and Hunter Duplessis knocked in the winning extra point as UTSA rallied past Old Dominion 24-23 on Saturday. Narcisse and the Roadrunners (4-5, 3-2 Conference USA) entered the fourth quarter down by 13 points...

Norfolk St. beats Penn State-Wilkes-Barre 93-53

Nov. 8, 2019 9:39 PM EST

NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — Jermaine Bishop had 15 points to lead five Norfolk State players in double figures as the Spartans rolled past Penn State-Wilkes-Barre 93-53 on Friday night. Devante Carter added 14 points for the Spartans. Spirit Ricks chipped in 12, Chris Ford scored 11 and Joe Bryant Jr. had 10. The...

Southwest jet makes emergency landing after galley fire

Nov. 6, 2019 6:18 PM EST

DALLAS (AP) — A Southwest Airlines jet made an emergency landing in Norfolk, Virginia, on Wednesday after a report of a small fire in the galley of the plane. The plane was able to taxi to the gate, and there were no injuries, said Steven Sterling, deputy executive director of Norfolk International...

Sidibe carries Norfolk St. over Greensboro 100-59

Nov. 5, 2019 11:14 PM EST

NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — Yoro Sidibe recorded 17 points and 11 rebounds to carry Norfolk State to a 100-59 win over Division III Greensboro College in a season opener on Tuesday night. Steven Whitley had 16 points and six rebounds for Norfolk State. Devante Carter added 11 points and six assists. Jermaine...