James Madison defeats Old Dominion 70-62
NORFOLK, Va. (AP)—Juwann James scored 23 points and had seven rebounds to lead James Madison past Old Dominion 70-62 on Wednesday night.
James Madison (10-6, 2-2) shot 66.7 percent from the field (28 of 42), including a 10-for-16 performance from James.
The Dukes led by as many as 19 with 9:20 to go in the first half as James hit a layup for a 27-8 advantage.
Old Dominion, which won eight of its previous nine games heading into Wednesday’s contest, was 5-for-24 from 3-point range against James Madison.
Julius Wells chipped in 13 points for James Madison and Devon Moore had 12 points and seven assists.
Gerald Lee led the Monarchs with 20 points. Darius James scored 14 and dished out seven assists and Keyon Carter added 13 points for Old Dominion.
The Monarchs scored 24 points off of 20 James Madison turnovers.