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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...

Carter leads Norfolk State in 48-0 rout of Morgan State

Nov. 2, 2019 5:54 PM EDT

NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — Juwan Carter threw three touchdown passes and ran for another score in Norfolk State's 48-0 rout of Morgan State on Saturday. The Spartans (3-6, 2-3 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference) avenged last season's loss to Morgan State (1-8, 1-5), their first loss to the Bears since 2006. Carter...

Commission: Virginia let company defy fishing limits in bay

Oct. 31, 2019 5:54 PM EDT

NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — Fishing regulators accused Virginia on Thursday of allowing a company that makes fish-oil supplements to exceed catch limits on a fish that's an important link in the Chesapeake Bay's food chain. The Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission voted to find Virginia out of compliance...

Virginia mom charged with murder in 2-year-old son's death

Oct. 31, 2019 4:50 PM EDT

NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — The Virginia woman whose 2-year-old son was found in a trash incinerator has been charged with murder in his death. Hampton Commonwealth's Attorney Anton Bell told a news conference on Thursday that a warrant had been issued for 34-year-old Julia Leanna Tomlin, who also will be charged...

Inmate sentenced to death in deadly prison breakout attempt

Oct. 28, 2019 5:23 PM EDT

MANTEO, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina inmate convicted of murdering four prison workers during a failed escape attempt two years ago has been sentenced to death. The Virginian-Pilot of Norfolk, Virginia, reports that jurors on Monday settled on execution as the appropriate penalty for 30-year-old Mikel...