Scores

Final

Old Dominion 62

(1-6, 0-1 CAA)

William & Mary 71

(4-3, 1-0 CAA)

7:00 PM ET, December 1, 2012

Kaplan Arena, Williamsburg, Virginia

1 2 T
ODU 31 3162
W&M 32 3971

Top Performers

Old Dominion: K. Palmore 17 Pts, 6 Reb, 5 Ast

William & Mary: M. Thornton 23 Pts, 3 Reb, 4 Ast, 2 Stl, 1 Blk

William &, Mary 71, Old Dominion 62

Associated Press

WILLIAMSBURG, Va. -- Marcus Thornton scored 21 points as William & Mary pulled away late to beat Old Dominion 71-62 in the Colonial Athletic Association opener for both teams.

Tim Rusthoven and Brandon Britt scored 15 points apiece for William & Mary (4-3, 1-0).

Trailing at halftime 32-31, Old Dominion (1-6, 0-1) recaptured the lead 40-38 on Deshawn Painter's jumper with 16:08 remaining in the second half. Brandon Britt answered for William & Mary on the next possession with a layup to tie it at 40.

The Tribe went on a 23-8 run over the next 12 minutes to break open the game, capped by Britts' layup making it 63-48 with 4:52 left to play.

Old Dominion would cut the lead to nine, 66-57 on Nick Wright's 3 with fewer than three minutes left, but William & Mary would go 5 for 7 down the stretch to seal the victory.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
ODU
W&M
Points 62 71
FG Made-Attempted 24-58 (.414) 25-50 (.500)
3P Made-Attempted 7-25 (.280) 9-21 (.429)
FT Made-Attempted 7-8 (.875) 12-19 (.632)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 16 (0/0) 11 (0/0)
Largest Lead 4 15

2012-13 Season

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